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Pi Day Serves Midlo Once Again

Pi Day Serves Midlo Once Again

Cara Hahn, Midlo Scoop

March 15, 2019


Filed under News from the Classroom

On Thursday, March 14, 2019, Midlothian High School’s Mu Alpha Theta (Math National Honor Society) brought a heaping plate of Pi Day to each class. This day is known as Pi Day because the number for Pi is 3.14 and the date matches the number for pi: the third month on the 14th day. During the day, m...

STEM Education Impacts the Future

STEM Education Impacts the Future

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 13, 2019


Filed under News from the Classroom

Science Museum of Virginia, located in the heart of Richmond, teamed up with Virginia STEM, and Chesterfield County Schools, to provide further education to students interested in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. The museum seeks to enrich the Richmond community with knowledge rega...

Midlo Scoop Exceeds Three Thousand Stories

Midlo Scoop Exceeds Three Thousand Stories

Rachel Bybee, A&E Editor

March 7, 2019


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Midlo English teacher Mrs. Jackie Tully began Midlo Scoop, CCPS's first online newspaper, in September of 2012. In the seven years since, the online site has published, 3, 460 (and counting) stories, keeping the Midlo community "in the loop". Since the first version of the newspaper, the Midlo Scoop h...

Who Will Emerge the Midlo Library March Madness Champion?

Who Will Emerge the Midlo Library March Madness Champion?

Caitlin Woods, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 7, 2019


Filed under Midlo Library

The Midlo High Library proudly presents the 2019 reading-oriented March Madness competition. Using the same bracket outline as the college basketball March Madness competition, the library selected two books to battle against each other each week of the month. The competition features four different categorie...

Midlo Celebrates Rising Stars

Midlo Celebrates Rising Stars

Zinzi Symister and Katherine Krievs

March 5, 2019


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On March 1, 2018, students from all grade levels, who demonstrate the RISE characteristics, gathered in the auditorium during Midlo Morning. These exceptional 120 students, along with their parents, convened to recognize and celebrate the students who embody the RISE standards daily. The RISE acronym stands ...

Dr. Seuss Creates Magic at Midlo

Dr. Seuss Creates Magic at Midlo

Cara Hahn, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 5, 2019


Filed under Midlo Library, News from the Classroom

On Friday, February 29, 2019, Midlothian High School students and teachers, along with many other schools across the nation took action on the National Read Across America Day. This day celebrates the birthday of Theodor Suess Giesel, more commonly known as Dr. Seuss. On this day, people set aside other...

Steele Earns February Employee of the Month Honor

Steele Earns February Employee of the Month Honor

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 25, 2019


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Midlo's February Employee of the Month, Mr. Patrick Steele, goes above and beyond to add value to the Midlothian High School Community. Commended for his willingness to help students reach their full potential, Mr. Steele teaches Social Studies, coaches football, and helps maintain the sports fields. T...

Raje and Miller Earn February @GoMidlo’s Student of the Month Recognition

Raje and Miller Earn February @GoMidlo’s Student of the Month Recognition

Emily Vanlandingham and Mr. Robert Gifford

February 21, 2019


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Congratulations to Midlo's February @GoMidlo Students of the Month: Avnee Raje and Pual Miller. Junior Avnee Raje is committed to helping create a positive community among her peers at Midlo. In addition to volunteering her time in our community, she also maintains involvement in several extracu...

Principal Shawn Abel Changes the Game

Principal Shawn Abel Changes the Game

Ashley Manheim, Editor-in-Chief

February 21, 2019


Filed under News from the Classroom, Showcase

On Thursday, February 7, 2019, CCPS Superintendent Dr. Mervin B. Daugherty traveled to Midlothian High School to deliver the Chesterfield County Public Schools Game Changer Award to Principal Shawn Abel. Daughtery began this practice when he joined CCPS this year as superintendent to show apprec...

Students Wax Poetic at Open Mic Event

Students Wax Poetic at Open Mic Event

Nour Goulmamine and Marisa Ruotolo

February 18, 2019


Filed under Clubs and Activities, Midlo Library

On Wednesday, February 13, 2019, anxious but eager students gathered in the Midlothian High School Library to attend the Writer’s Guild Open Mic. Teens sat with their friends and ate pizza, attentively listening to students courageous enough to share their poetry at the podium. Junior Sam Webb was one...

Creativity Comes Alive in the Midlo Library

Creativity Comes Alive in the Midlo Library

Marisa Ruotolo and Sarah Moskovitz

February 18, 2019


Filed under Midlo Library, Showcase

Few libraries have an atmosphere as lively as the Midlothian High School library. When one enters the creative space, one of the first impressions is that it certainly is not the silent library of old; this library vibrates with life.  Midlo librarians, Ms. Heather Murfee and Ms. Emilia Mazzanti, c...

Elective Fair Electrifies Student Body

Elective Fair Electrifies Student Body

Anna Chen, Entertainment Editor

February 11, 2019


Filed under News from the Classroom

On Tuesday, February 5, 2019, select Midlo student paraded to the cafeteria with poster boards and tri-folds for the Elective Fair. Students claimed tables and set up their booths, ready to share information about a favorite class, including World Languages, AP Statistics, Economics, Human Geography,...

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