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I’m a Mariner Marauder, not a thug


Last updated 5/30/2012 at Noon

LaVendrick Smith

As graduation inches closer, I’ve been able to dispel plenty of myths about high school. There were no food fights, freshmen were never stuffed into lockers and – despite what is shown on TV – the teacher, not the bell, dismisses a class.

However, there remains one myth that specifically pertains to my high school that needs to be clarified because Mariner High School is, and always will be, an amazing school.

Recently I was blessed with the opportunity to say those words in front of some of the top members of the Mukilteo School District. At a student forum, when asked if there was a...

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