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L’échange à Midlo

L’échange à Midlo

Hannah Walker, Staff Writer

October 31, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

At around 12:00 am on Monday, October 24th, thirty French students from Epernay, France, arrived at Midlothian High School, ten of whom will attend school at James River High School, due to a partnership between Midlo and James River. The students radiated with excitement and nervousness as they searche...

Lovers of All Things French

Lovers of All Things French

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor; Staff Writer

October 28, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

Félicitations aux nouveaux membres de La Société Honoraire de Français. Translation: Congratulations to the new members of the National French Honor Society. On Thursday, October 20th, the SHF broke tradition inducting 11 new members in a fall induction ceremony. In past years, the SHF had conduct...

Mall Marketing Makeover

Mall Marketing Makeover

Sydney Van Horn, Merrill Livingston, and Mrs. Carolyn Manheim

October 21, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

On October 13th and 14th, Karen Smith, mother of sophomore Logan Smith and Marketing Director of the Stony Point Fashion Park Mall, visited Mrs. Carolyn Manheim's IB Business Management classes.  Mrs. Manheim taught Logan last year, and once she found out about his mother's job, she immediately invite...

Deutsch Kultur bei Midlo

Deutsch Kultur bei Midlo

Anna Chen, Staff Writer

October 19, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

National German Week (October 3-9) commemmorates the anniversary of Unification Day, when East Berlin rejoined West Berlin in 1990. Midlo celebrated the week by asking a series of trivia questions over the announcements. Winners received gummy bear treats from their German teachers. Unification D...

Deutschessenspassfesttag

Deutschessenspassfesttag

Anna Chen, Staff Writer

October 13, 2016


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On September 30, the Honors German 4 students excitedly entered class ready to kick off the first of many German food days. In commeration of the 27th anniversary (November 9) of the fall of the Berlin Wall, students brought in authentic German cuisine items popular during the time when the Soviet Union ...

Introducing the New IB Coordinator

Introducing the New IB Coordinator

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer

October 5, 2016


Filed under IB, News from the Classroom

Mr. Mark Spewak has recently accepted the opportunity to serve as the International Baccalaureate (IB) coordinator at Midlothian High School, replacing Mrs. Elizabeth Baber, Midlo's new Dean of Students. Initially, he plans to "develop inquiring, knowledgeable, and caring students" and is “pleased ...

Morning of Books and Fun

Morning of Books and Fun

Merrill Livingston, Staff Writer

September 26, 2016


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Over the summer, Midlo students entered into the Summer Reading Celebration by completing different activities with their summer books, including taking a selfie. Those students who met the summer reading requirements and submitted those activities attended the Summer Reading Celebration during Midl...

Rewarding a Job Well Done

Rewarding a Job Well Done

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer

September 23, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom, Performing Arts

Every month, a member selected for the Teachers Recognizing Teachers award passes the award to another deserving teacher at Midlothian High School. Exceptional Education teacher Mrs. Debi Green awarded the honor to Mrs. Katherine Baugher based on her dedication to working with her Exceptional Education ...

Congratulations, September Employee of the Month!

Congratulations, September Employee of the Month!

Merrill Livingston, Staff Writer

September 16, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

For her selflessness, compassion, and teaching, Mrs. Molly Palenski was chosen as the September Employee of the Month. Thank you for positively affecting Midlothian High School and allowing students to be themselves. What/ who inspired you to become a teacher? My mother has always inspired me with teaching. I always knew I...

Round 2: Chromebooks Revisit a Midlothian Student Near You!

Round 2: Chromebooks Revisit a Midlothian Student Near You!

Michael DeMatteo, Staff Editor

September 15, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

On September 14th, Midlothian students of all grade levels flooded into the library to pick up their beloved Chromebooks. In seven waves, the technology-seeking students, similar to a stampede of buffalo, poured into the library to the Chromebook distribution desk. The love and admiration towards these...

Making Beautiful Music

Making Beautiful Music

Midlo Scoop staff

September 15, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom, Performing Arts

Congratulations! The following students have been selected for All County Chorus and will sing on Tuesday, October 4, 2016, at Cosby High School. Bailey Blair Blair Darrah Daniel Doh Sean Dudley John El-Jor Truitt Elliott Gabe Fenyes Hunter Forsythe Will Johnson Andrew Larsen Caitlin Maloney Kati...

Welcome to the Midlo Family!

Welcome to the Midlo Family!

Midlo Scoop staff

September 11, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

Please welcome our new teachers and staff to the Midlo Family! Angie Brown, Attendance Clerk Allison Crerie, English Sarah Fasulka, World Language: Spanish Taylor Fletcher, Orchestra Crystal Goode, Exceptional Education Dodie Manson, Counseling Office Assistant Emily Mazzanti, Assistant Librari...

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