Category: NEWS

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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Students experienced major complications with their Canvas pages over the three-day weekend. All classes that had been linked with Pinnacle were no longer visible to students. Photo by Ava Steil

BCPS high school students experience complications with Canvas and Pinnacle

The initial transition period from in-person to online learning has not been without its technical issues. In order to combat basic problems, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School created hotlines for their technology specialists. However, on Sept. 27, students and teachers discovered an issue that was […]

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Graphic by Analisa Castronovo

Planned MSD renovations nearing end of planning phase

As part of Broward County Public Schools’ SMART Bond program, new art supplies, air conditioning units, roofs and a fire alarm system are coming to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.  In 2014, Broward County voters approved an $800 million bond to be paid through an […]

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Customers order from Cecilie's Gourmet Italian Ices. Photo by Rayne Welser.

MSD DECA rewards members with free Italian ice

Members of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School DECA club who paid their $30 dues by Sept. 9 were able to pick up one free small Italian ice from Cecilie’s Gourmet Italian Ices. Both the new and returning members of DECA participated in the event, […]

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Scholastic releases AP government teacher Jeffrey Foster’s book, ‘For Which We Stand: How Our Government Works and Why It Matters’

AP Government teacher Jeffrey Foster wrote the book “For Which We Stand: How Our Government Works and Why It Matters.” Scholastic released the book on Sept. 1. The non-fiction book is targeted toward 8 to 12-year-olds to educate readers on the importance of getting involved […]

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Graphic by Madison Lenard

BCPS urges students to reset their Clever passwords for increased security

On Sept. 9, Broward County Public Schools sent out an announcement both through Canvas and a phone call to parents. The county has requested that students in all grades create a new password in an effort to deter hacks into student accounts. “This is a […]

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Mind Body Ambassador Club makes ‘Mindful Minute’ videos for hospital waiting rooms

Mind Body Ambassador Club makes ‘Mindful Minute’ videos for hospital waiting rooms

The Mind Body Ambassador Club at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School contributes to the community in ways that are guided to help people relax. Recently, leaders of this club have put together a “Mindful Minute” video that will be played in hospital waiting rooms across […]

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