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Ready, Set, Write!

Ready, Set, Write!

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
March 15, 2017
Filed under News from the Classroom

Midlothian High School, along with other Chesterfield County Public Schools, proudly announces the beginning of the annual Write Now! Contest.  This contest provides the opportunity for young and aspiring writers to show off their talents to the whole county and to even be featured in the CCPS lit...

March Students of the Month

March Students of the Month

Ashley Manheim and Principal Shawn Abel
March 13, 2017
Filed under Spotlights

Male Student of the Month: The March Male Student of the Month is a very charismatic and creative young man. This student proves his dedication to Midlo on a daily basis, but one thing he did for the school that really made him stand out was when he approached Principal Shawn Abel about shari...

One Fish, Two Fish, READ Fish, Blue Fish

One Fish, Two Fish, READ Fish, Blue Fish

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor
March 3, 2017
Filed under Spotlights

The National Education Association's Read Across America Day is the nation's largest reading event, occurring each year on or near Dr. Seuss' birthday. Midlothian High School is pleased to act as a contributing partner in NEA's reading initiative. On March 2, 2017, Midlo continued its tradition of par...

A Wonderous Winter Whirl

A Wonderous Winter Whirl

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
February 9, 2017
Filed under Student Life

On February 4, 2017, students gathered at Midlothian High School for a night of dancing, singing, and lots of fun at the 2017 Midlo High Winter Whirl Dance. For freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors alike, it definitely proved a night to remember with incredible music and memories that will last a l...

Halloween’s Haunted History

Halloween’s Haunted History

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
October 28, 2016
Filed under Student Life

Halloween, otherwise known as All Hallows’ Eve, is the season that youngsters anticipate all year long, the time when every little boy and girl gets to go door to door and exclaim the oh-so-famous saying, “Trick-or- Treat!”, and the day of the year when children can dress up as anyone they hav...

A Party for Palette

A Party for Palette

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
October 13, 2016
Filed under Clubs and Activities

On October 5, 2016, the scent of freshly cooked food filled the air, as Interact Club and Rotary Club members helped kick off the Midlothian Food Festival. Amiable patrons smiled from ear to ear as they mingled and made new friends. Tickets cost $35, which included food, drinks, and entertainment. Whil...

Pumpin’ Up the Pep

Pumpin’ Up the Pep

Ashley Manheim and Emily Junkmann
October 12, 2016
Filed under Spirit

On October 7, 2016, students gathered in the football stands for the first outdoor pep rally of the year. A strange sort of calm settled over the students, as they mentally prepared to go absolutely bananas. After raiding every single family member’s closet and making whomever owns Party City a very...

Loco Hoco!

Loco Hoco!

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
October 11, 2016
Filed under Spirit

Freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors could not have prepared for the level of excitement that was the Midlothian High School 2016 Homecoming Dance. The gym looked spectacular with its space theme and tons of balloons. Students also loved the big USA balloon creation at the entrance. On October 8t...

Goooo Midlo!

Goooo Midlo!

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
September 26, 2016
Filed under Spotlights

What does Mr. Shawn Abel, beloved principal of Midlothian High School and former math teacher, do all day? Everyone knows that he is the principal, but what does that mean? Is it as glamorous and effortless as television portrays it to be? Is it much harder, with piles and piles of paperwork never disappea...

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