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Florida Commissioner of Education Richard Corcoran and Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (right) and Commissioner Richard Corcoran stand together at a press conference. DeSantis and Corcoran pushed for the full reopening of public schools in August, which prompted a class action lawsuit. Photo courtesy of Getty Images/TNS

FEA files lawsuit over school reopening executive order

Since the COVID-19 pandemic prompted the closings of schools across Florida in March, the discussion regarding the reopening of schools has been debated by Floridians across the state.  On July 6, Richard Corcoran, the Commissioner of the Florida Department of Education, issued an executive order […]

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The newly constructed 1500 building is located on the south side of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Teachers began utilizing the building in August while students learned from home during Broward County Public School’s Phase 1 of eLearning. Photo by Harrison Sparaco

1500 building opens to MSD teachers and students; generates controversy

In August, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School opened the newly constructed 1500 building, which costs $18 million and was funded by the Florida legislature through the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Act.  The building holds 30 classrooms, making it the largest on campus. […]

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[Multimedia] Colleges offer virtual  visitations through Naviance

[Multimedia] Colleges offer virtual visitations through Naviance

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What is on the Nov. 3rd election ballot?

What is on the Nov. 3rd election ballot?

In just a couple weeks, the 2020 general election will take place on Tuesday, Nov. 3. Parkland residents will have the opportunity to vote for the Parkland Mayor, Parkland city commissioners, President of the United States and much more.  National Government First on the ballot […]

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Coordinators and helpers stand around their front banner displaying the event title and information

The Eagle Regiment hosts their 31st annual Pops N’ Pies event

The Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Eagle Regiment hosted their annual Pops N’ Pies event on Friday, Oct. 9 at the Fort Lauderdale Marriott Coral Springs Hotel & Convention Center. The Eagle Regiment hosts this event every year, as it is the first performance of […]

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Winner. Rachel Kusher poses with a pig during a normal school day at MSD. Kusher was voted for the Broward Schools Counselor of the year. Photo by Ariella Bishari

Rachel Kusher voted Broward Schools Counselor of the Year

Broward County Public Schools has voted one of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School’s guidance counselors, Rachel Kusher, as Broward Schools Counselor of the Year. She is now in the running for the Florida School Counselor of the Year award. “We were partners our first year […]

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With the help of technical assistants, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students have been able to navigate online learning more easily.

MSD technology specialists help students with technical issues via call center

Students who are not tech-savvy, have poor internet connections or own dysfunctional computers continue to struggle in the online learning environment. In order to combat technical issues and aid students, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School technical assistants are available during school hours to assist students […]

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[Multimedia] MSD prepares to welcome students participating in e-learning on campus

[Multimedia] MSD prepares to welcome students participating in e-learning on campus

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The three DECA officers in charge of Middle School Relations practice their presentation before a meeting.

MSD’s DECA in the Middle program connects with local middle school students

At Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, a program called DECA in the Middle has recently been introduced to both the high schoolers at MSD and local middle schoolers at Westglades Middle School. The sole purpose of the program is to educate middle schoolers on the […]

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MSD is home to seven National Merit semifinalists this year.

[Video] Seven MSD seniors announced as National Merit Semifinalists

Seven seniors from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School have qualified as semifinalists in this year’s National Merit Scholarship Program (NMSP) by having some of the best PSAT scores across the nation. These students are now eligible to become finalists in the competition and have the […]

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