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Valentines for Veterans

Valentines for Veterans

Marisa Ruotolo and Carrie Rowley

January 17, 2019


Filed under Midlo Library, Special Features

On Tuesday, January 8, 2019, the Midlo Spirit Club held a meeting in the closed commons, where students created Valentines cards to give to local veterans of the Hunter Holmes Maguire VA Medical Center. Hunter Holmes Maguire Hospital treats injured and disabled veterans who were harmed during their ...

Incoming Freshmen Get a Taste of Midlo

Incoming Freshmen Get a Taste of Midlo

Ashley Manheim, Editor-in-Chief

January 11, 2019


Filed under Special Features

On Tuesday, January 8, 2019, Midlothian High School opened up its front doors for the annual Scheduling Night, geared to help Midlothian students, especially the incoming class of freshmen, find classes that will fit them best in high school. Numerous Midlo teachers and students came out to help share...

Hannah Bridges the Gap to Kenya

Hannah Bridges the Gap to Kenya

Rachel Bybee, Arts Editor

January 9, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Special Features

Over Winter Break, the average student relaxed or enjoyed themselves at home. However, senior Hannah Bridges left for a mission trip on December 8, 2018, with her father to Kenya. During her trip, she met with inmates, families, and orphans. Bridges stayed in Nandi Hills, a rural settlement in the countr...

Midlo’s Autism Suite Spreads Holiday Cheer

Midlo’s Autism Suite Spreads Holiday Cheer

Ashley Manheim, Editor-in-Chief

December 19, 2018


Filed under Special Features

On Wednesday, December 19, 2018, students and faculty from Midlothian High School's Autism Suite celebrated the holiday season by caroling for Midlo students in the Closed Commons, as well as administrators and secretaries in the front office and Counseling office. The group sang songs like Jingle Bel...

Midlo’s Jewish Community Celebrates Hanukkah

Midlo’s Jewish Community Celebrates Hanukkah

Brent Novey, Midlo Scoop Staff

December 11, 2018


Filed under Special Features

From December 2nd through the 10th, Midlo's Jewish community will enjoy the lights of Hanukkah, a yearly celebration of freedom for the Jewish people. On the first night, one candle is lit, with an additional candle added each night until the menorah, the lamp-stand in which candles are placed, is fu...

Good Luck on December Midterms!

Good Luck on December Midterms!

Nour Goulmamine, Special Features Editor

November 29, 2018


Filed under Important Dates

Midlo Teachers Rep Colleges

Midlo Teachers Rep Colleges

Caitlin Woods and Carrie Rowley

November 19, 2018


Filed under Midlo School Counseling

During the week of November 12-16, the Counseling Department hosted a college door decorating competition to build interest in college choices. The contest asked teachers to represent their colleges by decorating their classroom doors. English teacher Ms. Boese won a free lunch provided by Midlothian's ...

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...

For What Are You Thankful?

For What Are You Thankful?

Carrie Rowley and Sarah Moskovitz

November 19, 2018


Filed under Special Features

As Thanksgiving approaches, Midlothian students and faculty reflect on what they are thankful for this holiday. I'm thankful for my family coming to town for Thanksgiving. - Mrs. Palenski, Midlo English I'm thankful for my mother. - Besmah Al-Ashari, 12th grade I'm thankful for my family. - Markeeha Y...

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...

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...

What’s Cooking in Midlo Counseling?

What’s Cooking in Midlo Counseling?

Mrs. Loretta Speller and Anna Chen

November 9, 2018


Filed under Midlo School Counseling, Special Features

November is College and Career Readiness month, and in keeping with our departmental theme this year of "What's Cooking in School Counseling?" counselors worked with the English 9 team on November 7th and 8th to deliver a classroom guidance lesson entitled, "Bake Me a Career!" During the lesson, students...

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