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"Mayor For A Month" Adam Habona participates in an activity with the fire department.

Adam Habona chosen as “Mayor For A Month”

On Wednesday, Sept. 18, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School senior Adam Habona was selected for Parkland’s “Mayor For A Month” program. Habona serves as Second Vice President of MSD’s Student Government and Co-Executive Director of March for Our Lives Parkland. “Mayor For A Month” is […]

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The Social Studies Department won B lunch's teacher Halloween costume contest dressed as a pack of crayons. Photo courtesy of Carla Verba

MSD administration hosts teacher and student Halloween costume contest during lunches

On Thursday, Oct. 31, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School held a teacher and student Halloween costume contest during both A and B school lunches. The contest encouraged MSD students and faculty to participate and show their school spirit. The idea of the costume contest was […]

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MSD students and staff stuck in cycle of violence, traumatization and loss

MSD students and staff stuck in cycle of violence, traumatization and loss

Sweaty hands trembling. Knives of chest pain piercing between ribs. Breath growing shallower and quicker with each breath inhaled and shakier with each exhale. Heart rate tripping over itself. Eyes glazing over as vision turns inside. Instead of seeing surroundings, seeing only distressing snapshots of […]

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Camp Shine recognized at the Nobel Peace Summit

Camp Shine recognized at the Nobel Peace Summit

On Sunday, Sept. 20, Shine MSD, a nonprofit organization formed by Marjory Stoneman Douglas families, was recognized for their summer healing program, Camp Shine. The summer camp was invited to attend the Billion Acts of Peace at the World Summit Of Nobel Peace Laureates in […]

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Sergeant First Class Ramon Arias presented a Silver Instructor Award certificate by the Department of the Army

Sergeant First Class Ramon Arias presented a Silver Instructor Award certificate by the Department of the Army

On Tuesday, Oct.1, Sergeant First Class ROTC Instructor, Ramon Arias, was presented the Silver Instructor Award certificate by Colonel Kenneth P. Green from the Department of the Army. Arias was recognized for his 16 years of outstanding service to the students of Broward County Public […]

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Principal Michelle Kefford accepted to the BCPS Hall of Fame

Principal Michelle Kefford accepted to the BCPS Hall of Fame

On Wednesday, Sept. 18, Michelle Kefford, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School’s new principal, was honored for her acceptance into the Broward County Public School’s Hall of Fame. Previously, Kefford was recognized as Florida’s 2019 Principal of the Year for her work at Charles W. Flanagan […]

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