Decking Midlo’s Halls

First Annual Midlo Holiday Decorating Contest

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This year, the Midlo Scoop sponsored a Holiday Decorating Contest to help Midlo staff and students get into the holiday spirit. The contest started the first day back from Thanksgiving break and ended on Friday, December 9th. Teachers and staff had the freedom to decorate their doors any way they liked based on the rubric criteria: creativity, holiday spirit, neatness, theme, and student involvement Judges included: administrators, Mrs. Tully, Scoop staff, librarians, front office staff, and custodial staff.

Ms. Goins, Mrs. Smith, and Mr. York took the winning title of Best Overall and received their prizes during the faculty luncheon. Midlo Scoop awarded additional spirited displays based on the following categories:

Festive Department Involvement: Science, English, and Exceptional Education Departments

Best Theme: Mrs. Miller and Mrs. Patel, Science

Best 3-D Design: Mrs. Giles and Ms. White, Clinic

Best Traditional Display: Mrs. Williams, Math

 Best Unconventional Holiday Display: Ms. Denton, World Language

Most Creative Display: Mrs. Aiello and Mr. Jenkins, Social Studies

Neatest Holiday Display: Ms. Crerie, English

Best Holiday Spirit: Mrs. Bennett, Social Studies

Best Student Involvement: Mr. Wilson, English

The Midlo Scoop would like to thank EVERYONE who participated. The involvement was overwhelming and certainly filled the Midlo’s halls with holiday spirit and joy. Have a WONDERFUL break!