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Fostering Interfaith Awareness and Appreciation

Fostering Interfaith Awareness and Appreciation

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer
November 18, 2016
Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

An enlightened multi-cultural society should always strive to understand and appreciate a variety of customs, religions, and cultures.  To increase awareness and understanding of Islam and the Muslim faith at Midlo, senior Mariha Junaid and her sponsor, Latin teacher Ms. Megan Rebman, created the Muslim St...

Students Hit the Campaign Trail

Students Hit the Campaign Trail

Michael DeMatteo and Emily Junkmann
November 17, 2016
Filed under News from the Classroom

This Election Day proved different, regardless of how it ended; however, there were more than two parties, and candidates did not merely represent a conservative or a liberal ideology. This election, a project-based learning initiative designed by Midlo AP US Government teacher Mrs. Regina Warriner, ...

Football Fans Descend on Fed Ex Field

Football Fans Descend on Fed Ex Field

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
November 17, 2016
Filed under News from the Classroom

On November 16, 2016, excited DECA students traveled to the wonderful FedEx Field stadium for a tour of the facility. DECA is a club that focuses on "preparing future leaders and entrepreneurs to be college and career ready," according to its website. DECA's slogan, Own your future, encompasses th...

Recognizing Teaching Excellence

Recognizing Teaching Excellence

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor
November 17, 2016
Filed under News from the Classroom

Latin teacher Ms. Amy Petersen has fueled students' interest in the language of the Romans at Midlothian for the past 15 years. Her dedication to teaching and her impact on students has made her a role model for her fellow educators in the Richmond Metro Area. This dedication deserves commemoration, a...

Skating Into the Holiday Season

Skating Into the Holiday Season

Emily Junkmann, Technology Editor
November 17, 2016
Filed under Student Life

On Saturday November 12, 2016, the James River Ice Theatre team kicked off the holiday season by performing their holiday show at the Stony Point Mall ice rink. Midlothian High School senior Emily Palmer and freshman Mollie Jones participated in James River Ice Theatre’s Christmas show to open the ice rink ...

The Road to Regionals

The Road to Regionals

Lara Ann Douglas and Patterson Levitch
November 17, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports

The Girls Varsity Volleyball team wrapped up another outstanding season on Wednesday, November 9. Players give credit for their 20-7 record to Coach Sherman Chung: “He helped us improve and come together as a team,” says Dana Fowler. “He pushed us to try new things, which had a huge impact o...

Midlo Runs Marathons

Midlo Runs Marathons

Lucas Via, Sports Editor
November 17, 2016
Filed under Sports

Throughout recent years, Midlothian High School gained notoriety for their long distance running. However, on November 12th, a different group of both past and present Midlothian students and faculty laced up their running shoes after months of training. These Midlothian athletes did not train with Cro...

Swimming for the Sun Devils

Swimming for the Sun Devils

Patterson Levitch, Staff Writer
November 17, 2016
Filed under Sports

On Monday, November 14, 2016, senior Camryn Curry committed to Arizona State University for swimming.  Since Camryn was little, she has possessed a passion and a talent for swimming.  After Curry's hard work and dedication, including waking up early in the morning and puttting in extra hours, Cam...

Dedication, Inside and Out

Dedication, Inside and Out

Jake Petrillo, Staff Writer
November 17, 2016
Filed under News from the Classroom

Congratulations, November's Employee of the Month, Mr. Matt Hutchings. Mr Hutchings currently coaches football, indoor track, and outdoor track in addition to teaching Health and PE at Midlothian High. Coming from a family of teachers, Mr. Hutchings has dedicated himself to positive growth and devel...

Guess Who?

Guess Who?

Anna Chen, Staff Writer
November 17, 2016
Filed under News from the Classroom

On Friday, November 11, the Honors World History II class put on an exciting and historic Enlightenment Salon project. Students dressed up as historic figures from the Enlightenment Age, played in character and guessed who played whom over a small dinner party. The party went on, and everybody enjoyed ...

Ready to Glow

Ready to Glow

Sydney Van Horn and Ellen Tucker
November 17, 2016
Filed under Student Life

On Wednesday, November 16th, students, parents, and faculty alike came together for a night of neon and racing at Midlothian High School. In years past during the fall, the Midlothian PTSO has organized a 5 K race involving flying colors called Color Me Midlo. However, in hopes of intriguing a new array of runn...

The Gift of Life

The Gift of Life

Midlo Scoop Staff
November 17, 2016
Filed under IB

Are you interested in giving to our community and to our school?  By participating in Midlothian's Blood Drive, you can help save a life and help Midlo earn scholarship money.  On Monday, December 5, the IB Program, along with Virginia Blood Services, will sponsor a blood drive in Midlothian's auxi...

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