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Groovin’ into the Holiday Spirit

Groovin’ into the Holiday Spirit

Merrill Livingston, Staff Writer
December 12
Filed under News from the Classroom

During second period on Thursday, December 8th, 2016, students excitedly piled into the auditorium for the annual Winter Concert to hear holiday favorites, provided by the band, orchestra, and chorus students. Chorus students dressed in holiday attire, as orchestra and band students adorned their ins...

Recognizing a True Midlothian Community Asset

Recognizing a True Midlothian Community Asset

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer
December 12
Filed under News from the Classroom

Every month, the previous recipient of the Teachers Recognizing Teachers award recognizes another deserving member from Midlothian High School’s faculty. In December, Social Studies teacher Mr. Tim Johnson bestowed the award upon English teacher Mrs. Jackie Tully for “her phenomenal, energeti...

Ellen and Her Elves

Ellen and Her Elves

Emily Peachee, Managing Editor
December 8
Filed under News from the Classroom

Senior Ellen Jane Tucker had the opportunity to teach a holiday lesson to her kindergarten service learning class at J. B. Watkins Elementary School on Friday, December 2. Her mentor, Mrs. Michele McMullen, gave her the chance to create her own lesson for her students. She started the lesson by readi...

Spreading Holiday Cheer

Spreading Holiday Cheer

Midlo Scoop Staff
December 8
Filed under News from the Classroom

Students in Mrs. Manheim's business and marketing classes collected $700 worth of gifts, toys, clothes, and a bike for 2 children; ages 10 and 12 through the Salvation Army angel tree.  The 2 angels were a boy, who really wanted a bicycle and a girl, who wanted some dolls and games.  Students no...

Learning Life Skills and Giving Thanks

Learning Life Skills and Giving Thanks

Mrs. Kim Underwood, ID teacher
November 22
Filed under News from the Classroom

For the ID program's PBL project, the students planned a Thanksgiving lunch to make for their families. Members of the class planned the menu,  and each student decided what dish they planned to make for the luncheon. They then researched recipes for their dishes and figured out the necessary ingr...

Students Hit the Campaign Trail

Students Hit the Campaign Trail

Michael DeMatteo and Emily Junkmann
November 17
Filed under News from the Classroom

This Election Day proved different, regardless of how it ended; however, there were more than two parties, and candidates did not merely represent a conservative or a liberal ideology. This election, a project-based learning initiative designed by Midlo AP US Government teacher Mrs. Regina Warriner, ...

Football Fans Descend on Fed Ex Field

Football Fans Descend on Fed Ex Field

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
November 17
Filed under News from the Classroom

On November 16, 2016, excited DECA students traveled to the wonderful FedEx Field stadium for a tour of the facility. DECA is a club that focuses on "preparing future leaders and entrepreneurs to be college and career ready," according to its website. DECA's slogan, Own your future, encompasses th...

Recognizing Teaching Excellence

Recognizing Teaching Excellence

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor
November 17
Filed under News from the Classroom

Latin teacher Ms. Amy Petersen has fueled students' interest in the language of the Romans at Midlothian for the past 15 years. Her dedication to teaching and her impact on students has made her a role model for her fellow educators in the Richmond Metro Area. This dedication deserves commemoration, a...

Dedication, Inside and Out

Dedication, Inside and Out

Jake Petrillo, Staff Writer
November 17
Filed under News from the Classroom

Congratulations, November's Employee of the Month, Mr. Matt Hutchings. Mr Hutchings currently coaches football, indoor track, and outdoor track in addition to teaching Health and PE at Midlothian High. Coming from a family of teachers, Mr. Hutchings has dedicated himself to positive growth and devel...

Guess Who?

Guess Who?

Anna Chen, Staff Writer
November 17
Filed under News from the Classroom

On Friday, November 11, the Honors World History II class put on an exciting and historic Enlightenment Salon project. Students dressed up as historic figures from the Enlightenment Age, played in character and guessed who played whom over a small dinner party. The party went on, and everybody enjoyed ...

Rewarding the Voice of Midlo

Rewarding the Voice of Midlo

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer
November 16
Filed under News from the Classroom

Every month, the previous recipient of the Teachers Recognizing Teachers award passes the award to another commendable member of Midlothian High School’s faculty. English teacher Mrs. Amy Tucker passed the award to Social Studies teacher Mr. Timothy Johnson for “his dedication to Midlothian as so...

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