Midlo Scoop

  • Follow us on Instagram @midloscoop!

  • Out of the loop? Get the Midlo Scoop!

  • Gooooo Midlo!

Somari’s First Snowfall

Somari’s First Snowfall

Nour Goulmamine, Special Features Page Editor

December 7, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Spotlights

As snow descended upon Midlothian High School on November 5, 2018, providing the first snowfall of the season, students crowded around the windows, eager to see the first signs of winter. For junior Somari Betton, however, watching the first flurries swirl through the air was an extremely emotional experi...

Trojan Nations Leaders Inspire Students

Trojan Nations Leaders Inspire Students

Zinzi Symister and Maddie Burke

November 30, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

The transition from middle school to high school can be overwhelming and nerve wracking. The mission of Trojan Nations at Midlothian High School is to give freshmen peace of mind when entering high school. The class of 2021 was the first to go through this program, and it has continued into the curre...

The Wizard of Oz Sparkles

The Wizard of Oz Sparkles

Rachel Bybee and Brent Novey

November 19, 2018


Filed under Performing Arts, Showcase

The Midlothian community flocked to see Midlothian’s Theatre Department perform the Wizard of Oz on November 15, 16, and 17.  The fine Midlothian High orchestra, directed by Mr. Taylor Fletcher, and crew behind stage helped bring the production to life. Mrs. Katherine Baugher and senior Peyton St...

Candelaria Makes Connections Around the Globe

Candelaria Makes Connections Around the Globe

Caitlin Woods and Carrie Rowley

November 19, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Special Features

For most seniors, the summer of 2018 was the last summer to go out and have fun with friends and take vacations on the beach or relax before before a busy graduation year. Josue Candelaria, on the other hand, visited the country of Guatemala, where he helped build houses and made special connections...

@GoMidlo’s November/December Students of the Month

@GoMidlo’s November/December Students of the Month

Mr. Robert Gifford and Nour Goulmamine

November 19, 2018


Filed under News from the Classroom, Showcase

Congratulations to November/December’s @GoMidlo Students of the Month, Sydney Barefoot and Spencer Willett! Senior Sydney Barefoot works her hardest every day contributing to the Midlo Performing Arts Department. She spends numerous hours choreographing for theater, chorus, and dance team, lending her t...

Babashak Commits to Run Track at JMU

Babashak Commits to Run Track at JMU

Katherine Krievs, Student Life Editor

November 16, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

On November 14, 2018, senior Erin Babashak fulfilled her dream of becoming a collegiate athlete. By signing to attend James Madison University, Babashak agrees to run track and compete in various field events. She will begin her career at James Madison University in August 2019, and will graduate fro...

Taylor Shell Commits to Miami on Signing Day

Taylor Shell Commits to Miami on Signing Day

Erin Junkmann, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 16, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Wednesday, November 14, 2018, Mrs. Shea Collins welcomed friends, family, and athletes in the Midlothian High School library to celebrate senior Taylor Shell, as she signed her National Letter of Intent to play Division 1 Women’s Soccer at the University of Miami (FL). Shell has played socce...

2018 Fall Sports Season Overview

2018 Fall Sports Season Overview

Maddie Burke and Mrs. Shea Collins

November 15, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

After a fall consisting of hard work and high energy competition, this sports season proved to be especially prosperous. Congrats to each team on their accomplishments in the 2018 season: Midlo Golf, Field Hockey, and Boys and Girls Cross Country took the title of Region 4B Champions. Midlo Golf won th...

Sophomores Take on College Tours

Sophomores Take on College Tours

Zinzi Symister, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 15, 2018


Filed under College & Career Center, Showcase

On November 13, 2018, 45 members of the class of 2021 embarked upon two college tours: William and Mary and Christopher Newport University. For the first time, sophomores received this opportunity to observe campus life. As students approach the middle of their high school careers, they often find themselv...

Midlo XC Races at States

Midlo XC Races at States

Katherine Krievs, Student Life Editor

November 13, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

On November 10, 2018, Midlo’s Cross Country team competed in the VHSL Region 4A State Cross Country Championships at Great Meadows. This competition hosts the finest athletes in the state, and every competitor in attendance wants to win a state title. The meet challenged and pushed every athlete t...

Military Appreciation Warms the Hearts of Students

Military Appreciation Warms the Hearts of Students

Rachel Bybee, Arts Editor

November 13, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Special Features

1,700 Midlothian High School students, faculty, and honored guests gathered in the gym on November 9, 2018, to celebrate and honor veterans at the first annual Military Appreciation Assembly. James River High School's Joint Service Color Guard kicked off the event with the Presentation of Colors, and Spe...

Midlo XC Team Reigns Victorious

Midlo XC Team Reigns Victorious

Katherine Krievs, Student Life Editor

November 7, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

On November 1, 2018, Midlo’s Cross Country team competed in one of the biggest meets of the year, 4A Region B Cross Country Regional Championship. This competition challenges every participant, for the course boasts ruthless hills, unsteady ground, and narrow pathways. Regardless of the grueling ...

The student news site of Midlothian High School
Showcase