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An Enthusiastic Sampling of Electives

An Enthusiastic Sampling of Electives

Emily Peachee and Emily Junkmann
January 25, 2017
Filed under News from the Classroom

On Tuesday, January 17th, Midlo hosted its annual scheduling night for incoming freshmen and transfer students. Electives, representing subject areas such as: World Language, Performing and Visual Arts, Publications, Service Learning, and CTE, set up tables to promote their classes, and current stud...

Mr. Abell Included in President’s Review

Mr. Abell Included in President’s Review

Midlo Scoop Staff and Mrs. Cheryl Reynolds
January 3, 2017
Filed under News from the Classroom

Last year, President Barack Obama invited Midlo Social Studies & Success teacher Mr. Danny Abell to attend Teacher Appreciation Day at The White House on May 6, 2016.   Mr. Abell had written a letter about being a teacher that really touched President Obama, specifically asking whether Mr. Ob...

Midlo Faculty Takes Time to Celebrate the Holidays

Midlo Faculty Takes Time to Celebrate the Holidays

Ashley Manheim and Mrs. Jackie Tully
December 15, 2016
Filed under News from the Classroom

On Wednesday, December 14, 2016, Midlothian's hardworking faculty and staff took time out of their busy schedules to gather in the Closed Commons for the annual Faculty Holiday Luncheon. After enjoying a delicious lunch, the fun festivities began. Mr. Thomasson won the Tacky Sweater contest with a c...

Decking Midlo’s Halls

Decking Midlo’s Halls

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer
December 14, 2016
Filed under News from the Classroom

This year, the Midlo Scoop sponsored a Holiday Decorating Contest to help Midlo staff and students get into the holiday spirit. The contest started the first day back from Thanksgiving break and ended on Friday, December 9th. Teachers and staff had the freedom to decorate their doors any way they like...

Shopping for Holiday Spirit

Shopping for Holiday Spirit

Midlo Scoop Staff
December 14, 2016
Filed under News from the Classroom

On Tuesday, December 13, 2016, Midlo's MiID students traveled to Chesterfield Towne Center to shop for gifts for their families and enjoy lunch together. Everyone had a wonderful time soaking in the holiday spirit!

Festa Momenta

Festa Momenta

Mrs. Amy Petersen
December 13, 2016
Filed under News from the Classroom

Midlo Latin students got in the holiday spirit by going to the Atlantic at Charter Colony Assisted Living facility on December 6, 2016, to make ornaments and greeting cards with the residents.  Several residents, who had taken Latin or had grandchildren who were taking Latin, were excited to follow th...

Groovin’ into the Holiday Spirit

Groovin’ into the Holiday Spirit

Merrill Livingston, Staff Writer
December 12, 2016
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, 2016
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, 2016
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, 2016
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, 2016
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...

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