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Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Hosts its Fifth Annual Special Olympics Event

Wednesday, December 14, 2016
 
Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Hosts its Fifth Annual Special Olympics Event

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WHO:    
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) Student Athletes, Teachers, District Staff and Community Volunteers  

WHAT:
More than 400 Special Olympics athletes and 300 volunteers will enjoy performances from the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School drum line, color presentation by JROTC accompanied by the national anthem, cheerleaders and torch run. Participants will be greeted by the Stoneman Douglas High football team with a red carpet entrance at the opening ceremony.   

WHEN:
Thursday, December 15, 2016, 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.


WHERE:
Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
5901 Pine Island Road
Parkland, FL 33076  

WHY:
Students will have an opportunity to show their personal best at the Special Olympics event with support from their peers, parents and community members.


MEDIA ARE INVITED TO COVER THIS EVENT
 
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