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Fashionably Late. Students come late to school and have to line up to get tardy passes before heading to class in the morning. The new tardy policy requires students to get a pass to class, if they are not in class by 7:40 a.m. Photo by Darian Williams

MSD administration implements new policy to reduce student tardies

For the 2019-2020 school year, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School implemented a new tardy policy to limit the chaos of late-comers in the morning.  Tardy students now have to come through the front gate starting at 7:40 a.m. and have their ID scanned. This updated […]

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UNDER THE  INFLUENCE: MSD students participate in underage drinking, despite the legal, physical and emotional consequences

UNDER THE INFLUENCE: MSD students participate in underage drinking, despite the legal, physical and emotional consequences

Alcohol is one of the most commonly used and abused drugs among youth in the United States. As a result, underage drinking is a leading health problem in this country.   According to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, each year, approximately 5,000 […]

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How Feb. 14 affects my motivation

How Feb. 14 affects my motivation

Following the shooting that took place at my school, I tried to jump right back into my normal life. I wanted to be strong for my friends, so at times I would suppress my own emotions to help others. I put on a happy face […]

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On Tuesday, Nov. 20 band officers, senior Steven Blake, juniors Nico Fraiser and Angelina Brier and sophomore Jeremy Weschler, show off their state trophies to MSD students and staff. Photo by Nyan Clarke

The Eagle Regiment wins states for the second time

On Saturday, Nov. 17, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School’s marching band, the Eagle Regiment, competed at the 2018 Florida Marching Band Championship at the Tampa Bay Rays’ Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. The Eagle Regiment brought home the 5A state championship for the second […]

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Review: Taylor Swift tour lives up to her reputation

Review: Taylor Swift tour lives up to her reputation

On August 18, Taylor Swift performed at The Hardrock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida on her worldwide stadium tour for her latest album “Reputation.” Reputation is Swift’s sixth studio album and 5th concert tour and the best selling of 2017. It was released on Nov. […]

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Senior Angelique Meneses and juniors Ethan Rocha and Drew Schwartz get ready to present the final donation total at Dance Marathon on April 2_. Photo by Rebecca Schneid.

[Photo Gallery] Dance Marathon event at MSD raises over $66,000

On Saturday, April 21 Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School held its first Miracle Network Dance Marathon. The event took place from 12 to 5 p.m. in the gym on campus. Participants either paid $10 at the door or pre-registered with a team and paid $15 […]

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Dozens of boxes of gourmet donuts arrive at MSD during second period. Photo by Melissa Falkowski

Baked by Melissa donates 30,000 cupcakes to MSD students

On March 5, cupcake company Baked by Melissa generously donated 30,000 cupcakes to the students and staff of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Students dug in to the world-renowned treats throughout the day, trying a wide range of flavors such as red velvet and triple […]

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Student evacuates three times

Student evacuates three times

*This story was originally published in the first quarter issue of the Eagle Eye* When it was announced that sunny South Florida would be hit head on, houses were shuttered and highways were flooded with cars full of evacuating families. Marjory Stoneman Douglas families were […]

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Student provides free shutter service

Student provides free shutter service

*This story was originally published in the first quarter issue of the Eagle Eye* Preparing for Hurricane Irma became a major hassle for many people in South Florida as store lines were out the door and gas stations were selling out within the hour. Marjory […]

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