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March Students of the Month

March Students of the Month

Ashley Manheim and Principal Shawn Abel
March 13
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...

Romeo Reaches the World

Romeo Reaches the World

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
January 19
Filed under Student Life

Whoever thought that a little pug from Midlothian, Virginia, could make friends all over the world? Romeo Manheim, (dog of Luke Manheim and Ashley Manheim and Mrs. Carolyn Manheim), a local pug with fans across the globe, continues to take Instagram by storm. The last time Romeo appeared in the Midlo Scoop, he ha...

All in for FBLA

All in for FBLA

Merrill Livingson, Staff Writer
January 19
Filed under Clubs and Activities

Congratulations to Mrs. Mullins' Honors Accounting class of 32 students for reaching 100% FBLA participation! This is the second year in a row that one of her classes reached full participation.  

A Dapper DECA DLC

A Dapper DECA DLC

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
January 12
Filed under Clubs and Activities

On Friday, January 6, 2017, Midlo’s DECA students definitely dressed to impress for their yearly DECA District Level Conference (DLC) held at ECPI Technical College. The students' energy and determination was palpable to marketing teacher and DECA club sponsor, Mrs. Carolyn Manheim, who exclaims, “My DECA...

Singing for the Spiders

Singing for the Spiders

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
December 13
Filed under Performing Arts

On Saturday, December 10, 2016, the Midlothian High School Just for Show students traveled to University of Richmond with the goal to deliver an unforgettable performance to all those attending the basketball game. The students took center court to sing a beautiful rendition of the national a...

Decking the Doorways

Decking the Doorways

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
December 12
Filed under Clubs and Activities

On December 6, 2016, Interact Club traveled to The Doorways, a hospitality house, with the goal to shower families with Christmas spirit. The Doorways offers a place for families to stay if their relative currently stays at the MCV hospital. Last quarter, Interact Club members assisted the Rotary Cl...

A Community of Excellence

A Community of Excellence

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
November 21
Filed under Student Life

Midlo’s Community of Excellence wordle means much more to the students and staff members than just a bunch of words on a piece of paper. It puts the school’s purpose and substance into words and represents its sense of community and family. Academics, athletics, and the arts all create the b...

Football Fans Descend on Fed Ex Field

Football Fans Descend on Fed Ex Field

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
November 17
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...

Ready to Glow

Ready to Glow

Sydney Van Horn and Ellen Tucker
November 17
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...

Bonding Over Breakfast

Bonding Over Breakfast

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
October 28
Filed under Clubs and Activities

On October 26, 2016, during Midlo Morning, the aromatic, mouthwatering scents of muffins, donuts, and other delicious breakfast treats wafted through the Midlothian High School closed commons, as many new Midlo students and Trojans for Tomorrow members filed into the room.The new students lined up to pile t...

A Party for Palette

A Party for Palette

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
October 13
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
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...

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