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Midlo Celebrates Computer Science Education Week

Midlo Celebrates Computer Science Education Week

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

December 7, 2018


Filed under News from the Classroom

From December 3rd through December 9th, schools across the world celebrate Computer Science Education Week, and each year during this week, Chesterfield County Public Schools celebrate the Hour of Code event by encouraging all K-12 teachers and educators to have their students participate in at leas...

Böer Brings Coding Into the Language Classroom

Böer Brings Coding Into the Language Classroom

Erin Junkmann, Midlo Scoop Staff

December 7, 2018


Filed under News from the Classroom

Throughout the week of December 3 from December 7, 2018, students at Midlothian High School participated in an Hour of Code in order to introduce kids to the world of coding. On Wednesday, December 5, 2018, the students in Frau Böer’s Honors German III class combined what they have been learning in ...

Java Codes With AP Computer Science Classes

Java Codes With AP Computer Science Classes

Ashley Manheim, Editor-in-Chief

December 7, 2018


Filed under News from the Classroom

Throughout the week of December 3-7, 2018, Midlo's faculty and students participated in the Hour of Code with their classes. Mr. Ben Java teaches AP Computer Science Principles and AP Computer Science A, two very popular classes at Midlo for technology enthusiasts. Both of these classes focus around cod...

Heretick Heralds Admiration

Heretick Heralds Admiration

Marisa Ruotolo, News From The Classroom Editor

December 7, 2018


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For the month of December, Mrs. Cammeron Bennett passed on the Teachers Recognizing Teachers (TRT) award to new teacher aide, Ms. Judith Heretick. Ms. Heretick doubles as a Special Education teacher while also co-teaching social studies classes. Mrs. Bennett believes that Ms. Heretick has "a great attitud...

Spanish Students Reflect on Film

Spanish Students Reflect on Film

Katherine Krievs, Student Life Editor

December 6, 2018


Filed under News from the Classroom, PBL

Throughout the first semester, Honors Spanish 4 students in Señora Travis Jimenez’s class viewed, analyzed, and wrote about the award-winning film, Ladrón Que Roba A Ladrón. Each student composed a review of the movie in Spanish, and each copy underwent numerous editing stages. After weeks of revising...

Seniors Address Freshman Midterm Worries

Seniors Address Freshman Midterm Worries

Cara Hahn and Caitlin Woods

December 5, 2018


Filed under News from the Classroom, Showcase

As exam week approaches, high school students, especially freshmen, begin to feel the stress as they begin to prepare for midterm exams. Exam preparation can take many forms, such as: joining study groups, rewriting notes, and making time to review notes and seek last minute help.  The best advice ...

Durrette Discusses Redistricting

Durrette Discusses Redistricting

Sarah Moskovitz and Caitlin Woods

December 3, 2018


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On November 27, 2018, in the Midlothian High School auditorium, AP Government students listened intently as guest speaker Mr. Wyatt Durrette, an attorney working with OneVirginia2021, shared his story and offered advice. Durrette's grandson, senior Carson Fuller, opened the assembly with a few words about...

Société Française D’Honneur Inducts New Students

Société Française D’Honneur Inducts New Students

Marisa Ruotolo, News From The Classroom Editor

November 30, 2018


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On Tuesday, November 27, 2018, the Autumn Société Française D'Honneur (French National Honors Society) induction commenced. The society sponsors, Madame Catherine Mazzola and Madame Hannah Foster, organized the grand production for the special day. Inductees and families alike attended the celebrator...

Examining the Complex World of Neuropsychiatry

Examining the Complex World of Neuropsychiatry

Nour Goulmamine, Special Features Editor

November 29, 2018


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On Tuesday, November 28, 2018, AP and IB Psychology students filed into the Midlothian High School auditorium to learn about neuropsychiatry. Dr. David E. Ross, M.D., a licensed neuropsychiatrist, as well as senior Eleanor Ross’ father, came to the school during Midlo Morning to provide a brief lectur...

Putnam Earns @Midlo All Stars Recognition

Putnam Earns @Midlo All Stars Recognition

Mr. Robert Gifford and Marisa Ruotolo

November 29, 2018


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The December Employee of the Month is always willing to help wherever needed.  He is reliable, flexible, dedicated to his students, and an essential part of Midlo's instructional team.  Congratulations, Mr. Gary Putnam, the December Employee of the Month. In what capacity do you teach at Midlo...

Bennett Hosts an Enlightenment Salon

Bennett Hosts an Enlightenment Salon

Marisa Ruotolo, News From The Classroom Editor

November 20, 2018


Filed under News from the Classroom, PBL

On November 7th and 8th,  all of Mrs. Cammeron Bennett’s Honors World History II classes adorned their best costumes for the annual Enlightenment PBL, which entails a research, written, and interactive piece, allowing the project to come to life. Unlike many others, this project incorporated direct pa...

National Business Honor Society Welcomes New Students

National Business Honor Society Welcomes New Students

Ashley Manheim, Editor-in-Chief

November 16, 2018


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The National Business Honor Society (NBHS) aims to promote and recognize academic achievement in business and encourage outstanding skill in business. In order to achieve eligibility, a student must take three business classes throughout high school career, demonstrate excellent leadership, service,...

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