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Motion of the Ocean

Motion of the Ocean

Dreya Fernandes and Hannah Walker

April 17, 2017


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On April 5, 2017, ,during the first 15 minutes of first through third period classes, Mr. Donald Wade’s oceanography classes offered presentations in the library and invited other classes to come and view the projects. Their goal of the project was to find a tropical paradise people would want to vi...

Learning to Save Lives

Learning to Save Lives

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer

April 3, 2017


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As of 2016, Virginia law requires all students and teachers to complete CPR training. No CCPS student can graduate high school without participating in a CPR course. On March 20, 2017, Mrs. Renee Fiege, Mr. David Brohl, Mr. Kevin Thomas, and Mr. Matt Hutchings began teaching the freshman class how t...

Devenants Auteurs (Becoming Authors)

Devenants Auteurs (Becoming Authors)

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer

March 30, 2017


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On Friday, March 24, 2017 advanced level French students presented their handwritten children's books to other members of the French community. French students in levels 4-6 wrote and illustrated children's books completely in French to send to children in Haiti. The whole process, from reading oth...

Commemorating a Myriad of Midlo English Scholars

Commemorating a Myriad of Midlo English Scholars

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor

March 27, 2017


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On March 23, 2017, the Midlothian High School chapter of the National English Honor Society (NEHS) inducted new members who have made significant contributions to the Midlothian English community through publication, service, or performance and have maintained a 4.0 grade point average. NEHS strives...

Photogen(e)ic Trojans

Photogen(e)ic Trojans

Emily Junkmann, Technology Editor

March 17, 2017


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On Tuesday March 14, 2017, the Midlothian High School chapter of the Science National Honor Society inducted its new members. The induction began as SNHS President Mackenzie Fuller welcomed the new inductees and their parents and introduced the two sponsors, Mrs. Dipali Patel and Ms. Heather Booher, as we...

Unifié par la Langue: La Marveilleuse Convention Française

Unifié par la Langue: La Marveilleuse Convention Française

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor

March 17, 2017


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On March 11, 2017, Midlothian High School students joined 375 other students hailing from local middle and high schools to attend the 19th annual French Convention, referred to as Le Congrès Français, held at The Chesterfield Technical Center (CTC) at Hull. Midlo French teacher Mrs. Catherine Mazzola di...

Ready, Set, Write!

Ready, Set, Write!

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer

March 15, 2017


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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...

Celebrating a Love of Dr. Seuss

Celebrating a Love of Dr. Seuss

Emily Peachee and Ellen Tucker

March 3, 2017


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One of Midlo’s parents, Mrs. Diane Klotz, made a beautiful Dr. Seuss quilt, donated it to Midlo High to commemorate Dr. Seuss Day, and asked that it be put to good use. With Mrs. Klotz's blessing, Teachers for Tomorrow Service Learning teacher, Mrs. Jackie Tully, decided to raffle it off to one of the ...

Pixelated Learning

Pixelated Learning

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer

February 27, 2017


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On Thursday, February 23, 2017, the Midlo Math Department participated in Digital Learning Day, a day to explore how to deepen students’ understanding of mathematics at their home schools. Students and teachers across the county joined the professional development event through DESMOS. The event bo...

A Scientific Expedition

A Scientific Expedition

Anna Chen, Staff Writer

February 27, 2017


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On Tuesday February 21, 2017, Midlothian High School hosted an open house Science Fair for parents and students. Honors biology and physics students gathered in the open commons to show off their tri-fold presentations and speak about their experiments. At 4:30 pm, the open commons was packed with...

Innovation in Education

Innovation in Education

Midlo Scoop Staff

February 24, 2017


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Each day, Midlo teachers work diligently to give their students the best possible educational learning opportunities. With the addition of Chromebooks, technology has become a useful instructional tool. Tasked with sharing their innovative lessons, many Midlo teachers videotaped highlights of their...

Stop, Drop, and Read

Stop, Drop, and Read

Mrs. Cathie Birdsong and Emily Peachee

February 22, 2017


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On March 2, 2017, Midlothian High School will participate in Drop Everything and Read Day (DEAR) to celebrate a Dr. Seuss-inspired Read Across America Day during the 3 Even Midlo Morning, during which everyone in the building will drop everything and read for the entire 30 minutes. Students and faculty ...

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