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Dancing Under the Lights

Dancing Under the Lights

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer
April 25, 2017
Filed under Showcase, 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 ...

One Day More

One Day More

Emily Peachee, Managing Editor
April 25, 2017
Filed under Performing Arts, Showcase

Midlothian's Theater Department presents Les Miserables on May 11th, 12th, and 13th. Shows start at 7:30 pm, and tickets will be sold at the door for $10. This powerful musical will leave you breathless!  Don't miss it!

Language and Culture Immersion

Language and Culture Immersion

Mrs. Amy Petersen
April 25, 2017
Filed under News from the Classroom

The World Language Department is thrilled to announce that all students who applied to the Governor's Foreign Language Academies were either accepted or wait-listed.  This is a highly competitive and very special opportunity. Students will spend three weeks immersed in the language of their academy a...

Congratulations, Sports Marketing Students!

Congratulations, Sports Marketing Students!

Mrs. Yvonne Mullins, Business and Marketing Teacher; FBLA Sponsor
April 25, 2017
Filed under News from the Classroom

Congratulations to Mrs. Mullins Sports & Entertainment Marketing second-year students, who obtained the National Retail Federation Certification in Customer Sales & Service. Addison Sanders Rachel Deel Sarah Louth Lauren Hensley Tyana Martin Hayden Hicks Abby White Carter Averette Con...

Wielding Weapons of Mass Creation

Wielding Weapons of Mass Creation

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor
April 21, 2017
Filed under Spotlights

Across the page the letters go, the English language spattered upon the pages.  Writing is in the air at Midlothian High School.  For many high school students, writing remains a daunting task, reminiscent of restrictive time limits and the common case of writer's block.  However, senior Carly Roberts...

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 Showcase, 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...

Deutsch Klasse’s Oster-Event

Deutsch Klasse’s Oster-Event

Anna Chen, Staff Writer
April 20, 2017
Filed under News from the Classroom

On Thursday, April 6, 2017, the German 4 Honors class came bounding into the classroom, ready for the Easter activity about to take place. Each student was asked to bring their own eggs to decorate. Before the event started, Frau Böer displayed a video on how to decorate the eggs in a traditional Ger...

NEHS Book Drive

NEHS Book Drive

Emily Peachee, Managing Editor
April 20, 2017
Filed under News from the Classroom

It is time to clean out your bookcases and closets! From April 24-28, National English Honor Society will collect new and gently used books to benefit Falling Creek Elementary School and Ettrick Elementary School. Bring donations to English classes throughout the week.  Make a difference in a child's...

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...

Uke ‘n Roll

Uke ‘n Roll

Jake Petrillo, Staff Writer
April 19, 2017
Filed under A & E, Performing Arts, Showcase

What is made of wood, has four strings, and an endless supply of fun? The ukulele, a simple island instrument, has swept across pop culture in the past few years, leaving a lasting impact on the music industry.  A few years ago, island music was a restricted genre. Now, a uke song or two on a rock alb...

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