On Wednesday, Feb. 14, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, was the site of a deadly mass shooting. At the time of writing, at least 17 were dead and there were multiple others wounded. Parkland was the 18th school shooting of 2018. Having just met the halfway point of February, the number is staggering. It means that in 2018, there has been a school shooting every 2.5 days. “The shooter was not a current student,” Sheriff Scott Israel . “It’s catastrophic.