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Singer Layton Greene tells her own story in new release “Tell Ya Story”

Although autotune can occasionally distract from her smooth voice, SoundCloud artist Layton Greene combines her melodies with natural bass rhythms and drum synthesizers to weave the twisted tale of her troubled love life.  Greene’s Tell Ya Story EP released on all platforms on Sept. 27, […]

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Mathematics tutoring program implemented at MSD

Mathematics tutoring program implemented at MSD

Last year, 340 Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students took the Algebra 1  End of Course (EOC) Exam. The official Florida State Assessments Report results show that over one third of the students who took the exam failed. This test, along with numerous other EOCs, […]

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Michelle Daon receives the University of Chicago’s Outstanding Educator Award

Michelle Daon receives the University of Chicago’s Outstanding Educator Award

For more than three decades, the University of Chicago has given the Outstanding Educator award to qualified teachers. This year, they are recognizing Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School’s own, Dr. Michelle Daon Daon teaches English IV, English IV Honors and AP English Literature. Teaching high […]

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Disney+ is launching on Nov. 12 2019.

Is Disney’s new streaming service worth the $69.99 a year?

On Nov. 12, Disney will launch their own streaming service titled “Disney +”  in the United States, Canada and the Netherlands. With Disney owning Marvel, Pixar, Star Wars and numerous other franchises, there is no doubt that many fans of the franchise will be paying […]

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Michelle Daon’s English 4 and English 4 honors classes participate in mock trial based on literature

Michelle Daon’s English 4 and English 4 honors classes participate in mock trial based on literature

Based on the short story entitled “The Scarlet Ibis” by James Hurst, a young boy named Doodle born with a disability that prevents him from doing normal kid activities, he overcomes many challenges alongside his stubborn older brother. Doodle’s brother then abandons him during a […]

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Students utilize both free and private tutors to prepare for SAT

Students utilize both free and private tutors to prepare for SAT

 Since it’s debut in 1926, the SAT has been used as a benchmark for judging an individual’s preparedness for college. A student’s test scores is one of the defining factors of their college application. The SAT’s status has a tendency to make some students stressed. […]

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MSD students lead Mind Body Workshops for Advent Health Care executives and receive $3,000

MSD students lead Mind Body Workshops for Advent Health Care executives and receive $3,000

On Friday, Sep. 27, The Mind-Body Ambassador Club advisers, AP World History teacher Diane Wolk-Rogers and Ellen Fox-Snider, accompanied ten Mind-Body ambassadors to a conference that Advent Health was having for their executives and department heads in Marco Island, Florida. The club led Mind-Body Medicine […]

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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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‘Start With Hello’ week encourages an inclusive environment at MSD

‘Start With Hello’ week encourages an inclusive environment at MSD

From Monday, Sept. 23 to Friday, Sept. 27, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School is taking part in “Start With Hello” week, a nationwide initiative which finds different ways to help students feel more involved and appreciated at school. The initiative, started by the Sandy Hook […]

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MSD Speech and Debate Students Place at First Debate Tournament

MSD Speech and Debate Students Place at First Debate Tournament

The first after school tournament, AST, for Broward County Schools Speech and Debate took place Wednesday, Sep. 11, 2019. These monthly tournaments occur at Flanagan High School in Pembroke Pines, FL, and are an opportunity for freshmen to gain early experiences in speech and debate. […]

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