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FBLA Conquers States

FBLA Conquers States

Yvonne Mullins, FBLA Sponsor
April 11, 2016
Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

On April 8-9th, twenty-eight students from Midlothian travelled to Reston, Virginia, for the FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) State Leadership Conference. Thirteen of these students came home with top five finishes in 10 different events! Please congratulate the following students as you...

Pancakes For a Cause

Pancakes For a Cause

Dominique Spencer, Page Editor
April 7, 2016
Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

From February 22nd to the 26th, Latin Club sponsored the Richmond Animal League (RAL) by gathering canned pet supplies from students to donate to the rescue group. The effort began as a suggestion from the Virginia Junior Classical League (VJCL).   Junior Mariha Junaid, as the Vice President of the...

A Lesson to Remember

A Lesson to Remember

Daniel Wines, Staff Writer
April 5, 2016
Filed under Student Life

On February 29th, Chris Skinner came to Midlothian to deliver a motivational speech to the entire student body. The students filed into the auditorium not knowing what the presentation was going to be about. Upon entering, they were shocked to see a young man in a wheelchair on the stage. Puzzled, the stude...

Forensicators and Debaters Take on Regionals

Forensicators and Debaters Take on Regionals

David Wilson and Daniel Cheatham, Forensic Speech and Debate Coaches
April 3, 2016
Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

Our forensic speech and debate team had a busy Spring Break, competing in two VHSL tournaments: On March 26, 2016, the Debate squad competed in the VHSL Region 4A East tournament at Louisa County High School, and the following students placed in their events and now advance to the State tournament...

A Night Around the World

A Night Around the World

Neha Kulkarni, Editor-in-Chief
April 1, 2016
Filed under Student Life

On Thursday, March 24, Midlothian High School’s International Baccalaureate Program hosted the 2016 International Festival. Led by seniors Virginia Boulos, Bethany Burtch, and Katheryn Osmond, the IF’s purpose is to celebrate the various cultures that Midlo students come from through means of art...

FBLA Dominates Regionals

FBLA Dominates Regionals

Mrs. Yvonne Mullins, FBLA Sponsor
March 25, 2016
Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

Midlothian High School FBLA completely dominated the VSU Regional Testing Competition.  Students were entered into 31 events and came home winning 1st or 2nd in 27 of those events (with 18 first places).  Most of the students took objective knowledge-based tests in their subject area on the computer.  Some...

Putting Smiles on Little Faces

Putting Smiles on Little Faces

Emily Junkmann, Staff Writer
March 25, 2016
Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

On Wednesday, March 23, Homework Helpers celebrated Easter by having its annual Easter Egg Hunt. The tutors excitedly greeted their kids and prepared them for the fun celebration they were about to experience. Immediately after the kids arrived, all students and tutors participated in the highly anti...

PROMably?

PROMably?

Sydney Van Horn, Staff Writer
March 25, 2016
Filed under Student Life, Uncategorized

Every year, students at Midlothian High School come up with some of the most creative ways to ask someone to prom. Nobody simply asks someone to go with them anymore, they come up with the most elaborate way to get their question across. Some people make huge signs that read, ¨PROM?¨ while others come...

Summer Behind the Wheel

Summer Behind the Wheel

March 23, 2016
Filed under News from the Classroom, Student Life

In order to sign up for Summer Behind the Wheel, you may need the following information: Summer Behind the Wheel Newsletter In-Car Driver Education Form Form for 180 Day Temporary Driver's License ...

Appropriate Prom Attire Slide Show

Emily Peachee, Staff Writer
March 21, 2016
Filed under Student Life

Check out this Google Slide Show that illustrates appropriate prom attire! Have fun! https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1jbMzLHpfyfhdxDVWnni2tN57KlZK86tfTo-xlAEAFWA/edit#slide=id.p

Busy Bureaucrats

Busy Bureaucrats

Neha Kulkarni, Editor-in-Chief
March 21, 2016
Filed under Clubs and Activities, News from the Classroom

On March 9, 2016, I, along with nearly 70 students from around Chesterfield County, received the opportunity to gain greater insight into local government. As an established program around the district, Model County Government is an educational experience designed for 12th grade government students,...

The Art of Oration

The Art of Oration

Neha Kulkarni and Michael DeMatteo
March 17, 2016
Filed under Clubs and Activities

Public speaking, one of the most common fears faced today,  is the process or action of performing a speech focused around an individual directly speaking to a live audience. While many are intimidated by public speaking, Midlothian High School forensicators have surmounted this fear. Whether attacking...

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