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Dr. Newsome Visits Service Learning Students

Dr. Newsome Visits Service Learning Students

Kate Muehlbauer, Page Editor
March 21, 2016
Filed under News from the Classroom

On Monday, February 29th, 2016, the superintendent of Chesterfield County Public Schools, Dr. Marcus Newsome, visited Mrs. Tully’s Teachers for Tomorrow class to share his personal experiences as a teacher and an administrator and further give his insight on the topic of education. He began by asking th...

CARITAS

CARITAS

Kate Muehlbauer, Page Editor
March 21, 2016
Filed under News from the Classroom

On Thursday, March 5, German students and club members from Midlothian High School traveled to First Unitarian Universalist Church of Richmond to prepare a delicious dinner for less fortunate families living in poverty who cannot afford a place to stay or food to eat. The acronym CARITAS stands for ...

Hard Work Pays Off

Hard Work Pays Off

Dominique Spencer, Page Editor
March 21, 2016
Filed under Spotlights

Hard work pays off, especially for Midlothian’s National Merit Scholarship finalist Bethany Burtch. Bethany, a senior at Midlothian, first discovered she won as a semi-finalist in September and later took the spot as a finalist this February. Bethany worked consistently to garner her accolades. To bec...

Congressman Brat First-Hand

Congressman Brat First-Hand

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

On Wednesday, March 9, 2016, senior Midlothian students taking government received the opportunity to meet with Congressman Dave Brat, who rose to succeed incumbent Eric Cantor by more than 10 points in the House race in 2014, leaving many stunned and scrambling to understand and get to know him. As a...

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,...

Superior Sounds

Superior Sounds

Merrill Livingston, Staff Writer
March 21, 2016
Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

Every year, both the orchestra and band groups from Midlothian High School venture to their graded performance assessment to perform the music each group has practiced for the past semester. Each group is graded and judged during its performance. After the performance, they travel inside a sight-read...

Teachers Recognizing Teachers

Teachers Recognizing Teachers

Mrs. Jackie Tully, Michael DeMatteo, Molley Graves, Adviser, Staff Writer, Staff Writer
March 20, 2016
Filed under News from the Classroom

Each month, a member of Midlo's faculty recognizes another teacher who goes above and beyond the call of duty in the classroom. Last month's TRT recipient, Mr. Ted Jones recognized Mrs. Mary Williams from the Math Department for her positive attitude and willingness to support all of her students, es...

Congratulations! Community Partner of the Month

Congratulations! Community Partner of the Month

Will Staley, Staff Writer
March 20, 2016
Filed under Spotlights, Uncategorized

Our Community Member of the Month keeps everyone updated on what’s going on around Midlo on Facebook, providing updated information and fun pictures. Just recently she matched the donations collected at a basketball game to support the Strike Out Cancer fundraiser.  As an active member of our Athlet...

Congratulations! March Employee of the Month

Congratulations! March Employee of the Month

March 18, 2016
Filed under Spotlights

When asked  to describe our Employee of the Month, members of the Midlo family say​ she ​inspires them by her cheerful spirit and constant seeking to improve not only herself but others as well. She is often observed greeting students at the door, inviting students to join her during Midlo Morning...

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...

Indoor Track & Field Postseason

Indoor Track & Field Postseason

Lucas Via, Staff Writer
March 17, 2016
Filed under Winter Sports

Since Coach Stan Morgan took the helm years ago, Midlothian athletes have been notorious for their success on the track. Over the past decade, Midlo has produced more collegiate track and field athletes than any other school in Chesterfield County. The tough mentality that Coach Morgan implements...

Emily Peachee

Emily Peachee

March 17, 2016
Filed under Uncategorized

Emily Peachee, Class of 2017

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