Tag: extracurriculars

[Opinion] High school workloads make students resent reading

[Opinion] High school workloads make students resent reading

In elementary school, reading for fun is emphasized as one of the best ways to sharpen students’ intellect. As kids progress through the school system, the emphasis stays the same while the workload gets more intense. Eventually, reading becomes less of a treat and more […]

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[Brief] Lady Eagle JV Basketball play in first game of the season

[Brief] Lady Eagle JV Basketball play in first game of the season

On Tuesday, Nov. 21, the women’s junior varsity basketball team played in their first game against Dillard High School. The score was 45-16 in Dillard’s favor. Sammy Fisher (4) was the lead scorer for the team, with a total of seven points. The other scorers […]

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MSD arts programs do not receive sufficient support

MSD arts programs do not receive sufficient support

Every morning the familiar sound of “good afternoon eagles” greets the students and faculty of Marjory Stoneman Douglas, followed by a series of announcements that are mainly centered around sports. Day after day, students hear about the accomplishments of their peers, but among these, commendation […]

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