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Goooo Midlo!

Goooo Midlo!

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
September 26, 2016
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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, 2016
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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, 2016
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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, 2016
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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, 2016
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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, 2016
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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, 2016
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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, 2016
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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...

Manheims in Murano

Manheims in Murano

Sydney Van Horn, Staff Writer
May 19, 2016
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With Spring Break 2016 having come to an end, teachers and students alike traveled to interesting and exciting places and came home to tell the tales of the new memories they made and experiences they enjoyed. While some people stayed close to Midlothian, others traveled as far away as they could. Mrs....

Congratulations, Bethany Burtch

Congratulations, Bethany Burtch

Neha Kulkarni, Editor-In-Chief
May 18, 2016
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Senior Bethany Burtch received recognition as a semifinalist for the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program. Each year, only a select few students are chosen out of all high school seniors in the United States to be recognized for such an honor. Congratulations, Bethany!

Filling Our Bellies and Our Hearts

Filling Our Bellies and Our Hearts

Michael DeMatteo, Molly Graves, Staff Writers
May 9, 2016
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Is there a day to honor those wonderful cafeteria workers who nourish us daily? These incredible staff members at Midlothian High School keep bellies full and do so with smiles on their faces. Ultimately, there should be a day to recognize all the hard work and selflessness that these fantastic employees ...

Singing Her Way to Broadway

Singing Her Way to Broadway

Emily Peachee and Eddie Thomas
May 5, 2016
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On January 2nd, roughly 200 students arrived at The Governor's School for the Arts in Norfolk, Virginia, to audition for the Residential Governor's School Program for Music. Out of those 200, only 25 of the applicants were given the opportunity to join the advanced five week residential program at Rad...

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