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Say ‘NO’ to Tobacco

Say ‘NO’ to Tobacco

Sydney Van Horn, Staff Writer

February 21, 2017


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On Wednesday February 15, 2017, Midlothian High School participated in a tobacco-free poll that took place in the open commons during all lunches. Coach David Brohl coordinated the event and set up a table in the open commons, where students of all grades filled out pledges to remain tobacco-free. The...

Spreading a Love of Language

Spreading a Love of Language

Anna Chen, Staff Writer

February 21, 2017


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On February 11, 2017, students from Midlothian High School traveled to the Midlothian public library to teach elementary school students all about French. The Midlo students taught French songs, clothing, and Valentine's Day traditions to the excited kids. Students had 15-20 minutes with groups...

Picturing the Past

Picturing the Past

Emily Junkmann, Technology Editor

February 21, 2017


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Midlothian’s visual arts department is always thinking of new creative ways to enhance the education of their students. Recently, Mrs. O’Kleasky, photography teacher, brought in her collection of old cameras to her Photo 1 class. The students enjoyed learning about old cameras, daguerreotypes, ti...

The Value of Honesty

The Value of Honesty

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer

February 13, 2017


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Honest students demonstrate their integrity both in and out of the classroom with academics and all of their achievements. Members of the Midlothian faculty nominated students who exemplify the trait of honesty. On Friday, February 10, 2017,  those exceptional students received recognition for the C...

Lotto: French Phrases and Community Service

Lotto: French Phrases and Community Service

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor

February 13, 2017


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On Friday, February 3, 2017, the Midlothian High School Chapter of the Societe Honoraire de Francais (French Honor Society) visited Lexington Court Nursing Home. Following the chapter's service initiative, to perform acts of service to the Midlothian and Richmond community at large while sharing the...

Savvy Marketing

Savvy Marketing

Sydney Van Horn, Copy Editor

February 7, 2017


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Mrs. AnneMarie Hensley, a realtor for Liz Moore and founder/member of realtor team, Team Hensley, spoke to Mrs. Manheim's IB Business Management classes on January 31st and February 3rd. She talked about how she uses marketing every day in her career as a real estate agent, including using social media platf...

A String of Success

A String of Success

Mr. Taylor Fletcher

February 6, 2017


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Congratulations to the following freshmen, who were selected to attend Central Regional Orchestra during the weekend of February 3-4, 2017. Great job! Jacob Cantor Margaret (Liza) Hopper Rylee Gregory Rachel Damico  ...

Recognizing English Scholars

Recognizing English Scholars

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer

January 27, 2017


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After school on Thursday, January 26th, the Midlothian High School Chapter of National English Honor Society (NEHS) welcomed its first group of talented English students. A number of parents attended the event to support their students. Sponsors Mrs. Missy Hill, Mr. Daniel Cheatham, and Ms. Broo...

Achievement in the Arts

Achievement in the Arts

Nabiha Rais and Merrill Livingston

January 25, 2017


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Every year, Midlothian High School honors students who have made incredible advancements in the development of their art at Midlothian. On Wednesday, January 18, students who have demonstrated exemplary artistic efforts in and out of the classroom were inducted into the National Art Honor Society (...

Teachers Recognizing Teachers

Teachers Recognizing Teachers

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer

January 25, 2017


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Every month, the previous recipient of the Teachers Recognizing Teachers award recognizes another commendable member from Midlothian High School’s faculty. English department teacher, Mrs. Jackie Tully, chose to give the award to Marketing teacher, Mrs. Carolyn Manheim, for going “above and beyond t...

An Enthusiastic Sampling of Electives

An Enthusiastic Sampling of Electives

Emily Peachee and Emily Junkmann

January 25, 2017


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On Tuesday, January 17th, Midlo hosted its annual scheduling night for incoming freshmen and transfer students. Electives, representing subject areas such as: World Language, Performing and Visual Arts, Publications, Service Learning, and CTE, set up tables to promote their classes, and current stud...

Mr. Abell Included in President’s Review

Mr. Abell Included in President’s Review

Midlo Scoop Staff and Mrs. Cheryl Reynolds

January 3, 2017


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Last year, President Barack Obama invited Midlo Social Studies & Success teacher Mr. Danny Abell to attend Teacher Appreciation Day at The White House on May 6, 2016.   Mr. Abell had written a letter about being a teacher that really touched President Obama, specifically asking whether Mr. Ob...

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