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New clubs at MSD allow students to voice their political opinions

New clubs at MSD allow students to voice their political opinions

The Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School’s Inter-Club Council approved the creation of the Make Our Schools Safe Club during their December 2019 meeting. Shortly after, in January 2020, the ICC granted approval to begin a Change the Ref Club. These two new clubs aid students […]

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MSD staff take part in Polar Express-themed door contest

MSD staff take part in Polar Express-themed door contest

Throughout the week of Dec. 9, 2019, 24 staff members at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School decorated their doors for a chance to win the holiday door decorating contest. Competitors were given only one guideline, to follow the theme of the Polar Express, a popular […]

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A Pirate’s Life. Seniors Jared Block and Ryan Senatore portray the characters of Smee and Black Stache on the opening night of MSD’s production of “Peter and the Starcatcher.” The pair made up the antagonist side of the musical. Photo by Sam Grizelj

MSD Drama Club performs ‘Peter and the Starcatcher’

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School’s Drama Club presented their fall production, “Peter and the Starcatcher,” based on the 2004 novel by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson, on Nov. 7-9. The play is a prequel to the story of Peter Pan. “From the time that I […]

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SGA volunteers at Eagle Ridge Elementary Halloween celebration

SGA volunteers at Eagle Ridge Elementary Halloween celebration

On Friday, Nov. 1, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School’s Student Government Association members volunteered at Eagle Ridge Elementary, a nearby school in Coral Springs. At Eagle Ridge, the theme was “Hotel Transylvania” and SGA helped set up games, posters, food stands, arts and crafts and […]

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MSD hosts third annual ‘Trunk or Treat’

MSD hosts third annual ‘Trunk or Treat’

Trunk or Treat is an event put on for families of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and Parkland community which is organized and planned by the Leadership students at MSD. Every Halloween for the past three years, MSD students have spent hours decorating their […]

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Christopher DeBerry awarded the 2019 Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School ‘Non-instructional Employee of the Year’

Christopher DeBerry awarded the 2019 Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School ‘Non-instructional Employee of the Year’

On Friday, Aug. 30, Christopher DeBerry, the facility service employee at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, was awarded the 2019 Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School “Non-instructional Employee of the Year.”  Along with the 2019 MSD Teacher of the Year, Danielle Driscoll, the school celebrated DeBerry’s […]

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Dancing Queen. Senior Helena Denny dances at prom on May 11 at The Westin Ft. Lauderdale hotel. Photo by Nyan Clarke

MSD wins ‘Ultimate Prom’ Hollister contest

On April 8, leadership teacher Danielle Driscoll made an announcement to the student body that the senior class of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School had won a special prom through a Hollister contest.  For the first time, Hollister held a contest for high schools around […]

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Saying Goodbye. The class of 2019 had an emblem of the eagle logo that reads “Be Positive, Be Passionate, Be Proud to be an Eagle” painted in the courtyard as their gift to the school. It is an MSD tradition for the graduating class to donate a personalized gift to beautify the campus. Photo courtesy of Dawson Corea

MSD class of 2019 has emblem painted in the courtyard as their gift to the school per MSD tradition

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School’s class of 2019 has been raising money for a parting gift to the school since their freshman year. As per tradition, the senior class donated a gift to help beautify the school. Previous classes have donated benches and picnic tables […]

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Columbine shooting survivors, Heather Martin and Jonathan McMaster visit Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School to speak with fellow survivors. Photo by Augustus Griffith

Columbine survivors visit MSD to talk to students

The 20th anniversary of the Columbine shooting was on Apr. 20. Two survivors of the shooting and alumni of Columbine High School, Heather Martin and Jonathan McMaster came to visit and speak to students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School to impart wisdom from their […]

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Freshman class will re-vote to elect the rising sophomore class board amid allegations of ‘ethical infractions’

Freshman class will re-vote to elect the rising sophomore class board amid allegations of ‘ethical infractions’

Following allegations that ethical issues arose during the original class election voting period, a re-vote will be held in order to decide the 2022 Class Board (the current freshmen, rising sophomores) of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Starting on Monday, April 29, the freshman class […]

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