Monday, March 12, 2018

Wiregrass Ranch High Students Stand Against School Violence, Honor Victims

Who: Wiregrass Ranch High School students

What: Voluntary student vigil against school violence and in support of the students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School

When: 9:50 a.m., Wednesday, March 14

Where: Wiregrass Ranch High School, 2909 Mansfield Blvd. in Wesley Chapel

Why: Students will peacefully protest violence in schools and honor the lives lost at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.

How: Students who wish to participate will gather in the school’s front courtyard and stand silently for 17 minutes to honor the 17 people killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. In addition to the vigil, groups of students have written letters that protest gun violence and ask for more effective gun legislation, and sent them to legislators. For more information, contact Wiregrass Ranch High School at (813) 346-6000.