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Surviving Valentine’s Day Without a Valentine

Surviving Valentine’s Day Without a Valentine

Nabiha Rais, Copy Editor & IB Correspondent

February 14, 2019


Filed under A & E, Student Life

Every year, Valentine’s Day makes its mark as a romantic, loving holiday for all, especially if you have a significant other. With decadent sweets, heart-shaped toys, and vibrant bouquets of flowers, society embraces February 14th as a day for partners to take their affection for each other to ano...

The Curious Incident Opens Audience’s Eyes

The Curious Incident Opens Audience’s Eyes

Rachel Bybee and Brent Novey

February 13, 2019


Filed under A & E, Performing Arts, Showcase

The Midlothian Theater Department leapt at the opportunity to perform a play that focuses on relevant topics such as autism and the challenges that come with it. Directed by none other than Mrs. Katharine Baugher and co-directed by Samantha Ramirez, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time...

2019 All-District Band

2019 All-District Band

Sarah Moskovitz, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 11, 2019


Filed under Performing Arts

Congratulations to those who qualified for the All-District Band Competition at Cosby High School on February 1, 2019! Mary Bock - 5th chair flute - Symphonic Band Vicky Galdamez - 6th chair tuba - Concert Band Jack Goddard - 5th chair percussion - Concert Band Vic Lin - 16th chair clarinet - Concert Band W...

Gracyn Graces the Stage

Gracyn Graces the Stage

Marisa Ruotolo, News From The Classroom Editor

February 11, 2019


Filed under Performing Arts

In preparation for the upcoming dance season in March, Gracyn Southward appeared in a dance expedition for her team, Marianne Kelley's School of Dance.  On Saturday, February 2, 2019, the expedition, a critique session to showcase the dancer's abilities, took place at the Glen Allen Culture Center....

Midlo Theatre Creates a Human Kaleidoscope

Midlo Theatre Creates a Human Kaleidoscope

Rachel Bybee and Brent Novey

February 7, 2019


Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

On Thursday January 31, 2019, the Midlothian Theatre Department welcomed friends and family to a night of monologues and a preview of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time. It began with an enthusiastic welcome from Mrs. Katherine Baugher, who explained the schedule for the night, followed by se...

Rizzo Furthers Her Acting Journey

Rizzo Furthers Her Acting Journey

Zinzi Symister, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 7, 2019


Filed under Performing Arts

Students who carry many talent pack Midlo's hallways. From art to athletics, Midlo students use their passions both for their own enjoyment and to further their careers in preparation for the future. Among the Midlothian High School population, Sophomore Nicole Rizzo’s love of acting stands out, especiall...

Midlo Students Earn All-District Chorus Recognition

Midlo Students Earn All-District Chorus Recognition

Brent Novey, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 5, 2019


Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

Congratulations to those selected to represent Midlothian High School at All-District Chorus this Friday, February 8, and Saturday, February 9, 2019. Bailey Carter Anna Grilliot Nicole Dudley George Welch James Pridgen Josue Candelaria Sydney Havemann Sophia Nadder Brooke Ward Anna Patterson ...

Theaters Morph into Escape Rooms Across the Country

Theaters Morph into Escape Rooms Across the Country

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 1, 2019


Filed under A & E

On January 4, 2019, Escape Room entered movie theaters, causing horror lovers, thrill-seekers, and mystery enthusiasts to rush to theaters. The film follows the journey of six individuals with dark pasts who desperately chase a $10,000 reward, attacking a series of puzzles to exit each room.  Zoey (...

Witness a Human Kaleidoscope

Witness a Human Kaleidoscope

Rachel Bybee and Brent Novey

January 31, 2019


Filed under Performing Arts

Midlothian High School Theatre hosts Human Kaleidoscope on Thursday, January 31, 2019, at 7:00 PM. Students will perform  monologues describing impactful people of the past. In addition to the student performances, the cast of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time will preview the show, whi...

Midlo Art Students Earn Coveted Scholastic Key

Midlo Art Students Earn Coveted Scholastic Key

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

January 29, 2019


Filed under Visual Arts

Congratulations to our Visual Arts students, as the annual Scholastics Art & Writing Awards has announced the winners of Gold and Silver Keys to students who submitted their work to Scholastics. Scholastics Art and Writing Awards is the longest-running and most prestigious recognition program for creative young artists around the nati...

Ginsberg’s Quest for Justice Hits Theaters

Ginsberg’s Quest for Justice Hits Theaters

Zinzi Symister, Midlo Scoop Staff

January 29, 2019


Filed under A & E

On the Basis of Sex, which made its debut in theaters near and far on December 25, 2019, is a true story, played by Felicity Jones, based on the adult life of Ruth Bader Ginsburg.  This movie is rated on Rotten Tomatoes at a 71% and 60% on Metacritic and has so far brought in an astonishing $12....

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