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Dancing Under the Lights

Dancing Under the Lights

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer
April 25, 2017
Filed under Student Life

On Saturday, April 22, 2017, Midlothian students attended Prom, themed Enchanted Forest of Lights, at the John Marshall Hotel in Richmond. Students carefully prepared months and weeks in advance, picking out the most beautiful dresses and dashing tuxedos, and choosing the perfect dinner spot. Students ...

Day of Silence

Day of Silence

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer
April 21, 2017
Filed under Clubs and Activities

On Friday, April 21st, the Midlothian Gay-Straight-Alliance (GSA) Club led a school-wide Day of Silence. The Day of Silence (DOS) is a day created to raise awareness of the silence forced upon LGBT+ individuals by asking supporters and allies to stay silent throughout the school day. The GSA Club want...

RVA to Everywhere

RVA to Everywhere

Sydney Van Horn, Copy Writer
April 21, 2017
Filed under Student Life

With the stress of AP exams, SOLs, and Prom settling over Midlothian's students, they took the liberty of relaxing and exploring over Spring Break. Some students took the time to de-stress and spend time with friends, and some spent their time exploring and traveling all over the globe. Whether just ly...

Scoop Stickers for Sale!

Scoop Stickers for Sale!

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
April 21, 2017
Filed under Student Life

Don't forget to purchase the awesome new Midlo Scoop sticker! At the very low price of $1, this neat sticker makes the perfect accessory/decoration for Chromebooks,  phones, water bottles, and much more. The stickers will be sold during lunches, but you can also stop by Mrs. Tully's room (116) or ask a Midlo...

FBLA Sweeps States

FBLA Sweeps States

Lara Ann Douglas, Staff Writer
April 19, 2017
Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

Thirty three of Midlo's top finishers in the FBLA Regional competition traveled to Reston, Virginia, to compete in the State Competition on April 7th and 8th. With fifteen top five winners, Midlothian High School was recognized as an Honor Chapter at the state awards ceremony. First through fourth...

Until Next Year…

Until Next Year…

Emily Junkmann, Technology Editor
April 19, 2017
Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

On Wednesday, April 5, Homework Helpers celebrated the end of the spring session with the annual Easter Egg Hunt. Tutors excitedly greeted their kids as they got off the bus and prepared them for the fun celebration they were about to experience. Immediately after the kids arrived, all students and tutors ...

The Search Begins

The Search Begins

Anna Chen, Staff Writer
April 7, 2017
Filed under Student Life

As young students enter high school, the call to figure out future college and career choice can seem tricky and a bit intense. Each college offers a variety of different classes and majors, which makes it hard to choose one that stands out. As underclassmen prepare for the future, colleges welcome hi...

Standing Side by Side

Standing Side by Side

Mrs. Jackie Tully, Midlo Scoop Sponsor and English Teacher
April 4, 2017
Filed under Student Life

On Friday, March 31, 2017, many Midlo teachers attended a presentation to learn more about Side by Side (formerly known as ROSMY), a Richmond program in its 25th year that lends support to LGBTQ+ youth and their families. As teachers gathered in the library, we approached the session as an opportuni...

Who’s Going Where?

Who’s Going Where?

Emily Junkmann, Technology Editor
April 3, 2017
Filed under Student Life

In February and March, many colleges and universities released their final round of admission notices for the Class of 2017. On February 20, 2017, Virginia Tech released the first round of regular decision admissions decisions. Rachel Trebour, Dana Fowler, and Lilly Cox look forward to spending the next four ye...

PROMise You Will Go to Prom With Me?

PROMise You Will Go to Prom With Me?

Sydney Van Horn, Copy Editor
April 3, 2017
Filed under Student Life

With the season of sunny skies and blooming flowers comes the arrival of elaborate prom dresses and fancy boutonnieres. It's the time juniors and seniors wait for all year: the annual promenade, more informally known as prom. Prom provides time a memorable night for students to dress up, gather wi...

Future Business Leaders

Future Business Leaders

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer
April 3, 2017
Filed under Clubs and Activities

On Thursday, March 30, 2017, the Midlothian chapter of the National Business Honor Society welcomed new inductees during Midlo Morning. In total, 24 inductees joined the prestigious group. In order to join, the student must have taken at least three business classes, have a 3.5 GPA in those classes, a...

An Exhibition of Artistic Expression

An Exhibition of Artistic Expression

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer
April 3, 2017
Filed under IB

Within the halls of Midlo, a number of brush strokes through paintings, along with shadows through photographs, circulate and flow throughout the school, all of which are created by Midlo’s very own art students. Midlo art students tell their own stories through each tirelessly constructed mas...

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