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October Employee of the Month

October Employee of the Month

Jake Petrillo, Staff Writer
October 15
Filed under Spotlights

Mrs. Stacy Shore, a valuable member of Midlothian School Counseling, has earned October Employee of the Month honors. As an amazing person with a huge heart, her focus every day is the students of Midlothian High School. She is selfless in her efforts to support her students and their needs. Her work ...

Chasing Her Dream

Chasing Her Dream

Anna Chen, Staff Writer
October 15
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Basketball? Soccer? Football, golf or tennis? No thanks, Marisa Ruotolo would rather train for triathlons. Ruotolo dreams of surpassing her personal records and representing the United States in the Olympics competing in the triathlon competition, a three part race comprised of swimming, cycling, and lon...

October Students of the Month

October Students of the Month

Principal Shawn Abel and Ellen Tucker
October 13
Filed under Spotlights

Congratulations, October Students of the Month! Our male student of the month is arguably one of the most talented athletes on the field and one of the brightest in the classroom. As the quarterback, he leads the Midlothian varsity football team each Friday night. He also shows his leadership skills...

The Woman, The Myth, The Legend

The Woman, The Myth, The Legend

Sydney Van Horn, Staff Writer
October 3
Filed under Fall Sports, Spotlights

After last year’s stellar field hockey season, making it all the way to regionals, senior captain Nora Mulroy is back and ready to make her senior year one to remember. Last year, Nora was named co-captain, along with Frankie Urcia and Natalie Durcan, Class of 2016. With the graduation of both of those players, ...

Goooo Midlo!

Goooo Midlo!

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
September 26
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What does Mr. Shawn Abel, beloved principal of Midlothian High School and former math teacher, do all day? Everyone knows that he is the principal, but what does that mean? Is it as glamorous and effortless as television portrays it to be? Is it much harder, with piles and piles of paperwork never disappea...

September Students of the Month

September Students of the Month

Midlo Scoop Staff
September 20
Filed under Spotlights

Congratulations, September Students of the Month! Countless staff members have observed the September male student of the month helping around the school in a variety of ways, particularly at orientation.  Along with many other students at orientation, he served as a helpful sidekick.  However, thi...

Midlo Book Drive Benefits Wells Summer Book Mobile

Midlo Book Drive Benefits Wells Summer Book Mobile

Midlo Scoop staff
September 11
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Ms. Mallory Smith, Wells Elementary School Reading Specialist, wanted to make sure that Wells students, who had made so much progress during the school year, would continue to read over the summer.  Knowing that a partnership would best achieve the desired goal, she contacted Mrs. Jackie Tully, a Midloth...

A Fond Farewell

A Fond Farewell

Sydney Van Horn, Staff Writer
June 10
Filed under Spotlights

As the 2015-2016 school year winds to a close, juniors become seniors, and seniors move on to bigger and better adventures; however, students are not the only ones who leave the halls of Midlothian High School. This year, several retirees will also exit Midlo High after years of essential service. Mr. John Pe...

Midlothian High School 2016 Boys & Girls State Participants

Midlothian High School 2016 Boys & Girls State Participants

Mrs. Christine Lawson, Professional School Counselor
June 4
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Midlothian High School 2016 Boys & Girls State Participants Hayden Calhoun Brayden Gordy Aaron Hou Daniel McLaughlin Charles Miller Dillon Powell Coleman Rock Michael South Gillian Durrette Mukti Patel Caitlin Walker Katherine Wroblewski   Congratulations!    ...

(K)-Pop to the Top

(K)-Pop to the Top

Neha Kulkarni and Kate Muehlbauer
June 1
Filed under Spotlights

Perhaps the most difficult transitional element in coming to high school is choosing among the hundreds of activities ranging from cheerleading to Game Club to Model United Nations available to incoming freshmen. Senior Angelica Lavan, however, chose a unique activity to explore: K-Pop. An abbreviation f...

Midlo’s RTD Journalist of the Year

Midlo’s RTD Journalist of the Year

Mrs. Jackie Tully, Sponsor
May 26
Filed under Spotlights

Each year, the Richmond Times-Dispatch recognizes the most valuable staffers of school newspapers, websites, yearbooks, and other publications at the region’s high schools. Midlothian High School's most valuable journalism staffer is Neha Kulkarni, the Editor-in-Chief of the Midlo Scoop. ...

Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship

Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship

Mrs. Stacy Shore, Professional School Counselor
May 26
Filed under Spotlights

Midlothian High School senior, Francesca "Frankie" Urcia, was one of 60 Virginia high school seniors awarded the Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship at a special ceremony held at the Virginia State Capitol on Wednesday, May 25, 2016.  Frankie was awarded this scholarship for her leadership sk...

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