Tag: Jared Block

MSD Seniors are given opportunities to celebrate their success

MSD Seniors are given opportunities to celebrate their success

Although the Class of 2020 is dealing with the loss of their senior year and are adapting to this change, they’re finding many ways to celebrate and acknowledge their achievements for all their hard work. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, many events for seniors […]

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Governor Ron DeSantis speaks during a news conference at the COVID-19 drive-through testing site at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens on Monday, March 30, 2020. Standing socially distanced are the mayors of four South Florida Counties, Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez, Broward County Mayor Dale Holness, Palm Beach County Mayor David Kerner and Monroe County Mayor Heather Carruthers

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis announces that all Florida schools will continue distance learning for the rest of the school year

On April 18, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced that schools in the state of Florida will remain closed for the remainder of the school year. DeSantis follows in the footsteps of 27 other states that have already announced school closures.  Because distance learning has already […]

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Jared Block directs MSD Drama’s spring musical “Imaginary: A New Musical”

Jared Block directs MSD Drama’s spring musical “Imaginary: A New Musical”

On March 5, 6 and 7, the Marjory Stoneman Douglas drama department put on the show “Imaginary: A New Musical.”  The show was a success, from the large turnout to the positive feedback from students, parents and faculty who attended.  The show may not have […]

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"For Which We Stand" by Jeff Foster, AP Government teacher, is to be released on Sept. 1. Photo courtesy by Scholastic

AP government teacher Jeff Foster publishes the book ‘For Which We Stand: How Our Government Works and Why It Matters’

AP Government teacher Jeff Foster has written a book on government. The book, entitled “For Which We Stand: How Our Government Works and Why It Matters,” is aimed at 8-14-year-olds and is intended to give an overview of the way the U.S. government works. It […]

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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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Graphic by Darian Williams

Social media app “TikTok” rises in popularity among students at MSD

Across the nation, people of all ages and demographics have found themselves absorbed in the world of online trends ranging from comedy jokes to popular dances. Trends like these have created online celebrities, some whom walk the halls at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Many […]

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MSD gathers supplies for Bahama residents hit by Hurricane Dorian

MSD gathers supplies for Bahama residents hit by Hurricane Dorian

The dangerous eye of Category 4 Hurricane Dorian settled in the Bahamas but gradually grew to a deadly Category 5 Hurricane. Dorian was the most powerful and slow hurricane to ever hit the Bahamas. It stayed in the Bahamas destroying the land for days and […]

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Electrifying Performance. Juniors Isabela Barry, Tanzil Philip and senior Alexander Athanasiou perform in Douglas Drama’s production of the concert version of “The Lightning Thief” on April 26. Photo by Mackenzie Quinn

MSD drama performs a concert version of “The Lightning Thief”

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School’s drama department  performed “Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief” as a musical, based off of the popular fiction series “Percy Jackson” on April 25 and April 26. The musical brought in not only high school viewers but also, children from […]

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