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Oh, the places they’ll go

Oh, the places they’ll go

Class of 2019

June 6, 2019

Acosta-Lopez, Jessica   John Tyler Community College Adeel, Muhammad   George Mason University Ahart, Madison Brooke   Virginia Commonwealth University Ahern, Benjamin Guell   North Carolina State University Alabood, Jibreel   John Tyler Community College Alabood, Reem   John ...

Class of 2019 shines on class day

Class of 2019 shines on class day

Midlo Scoop Staff

June 3, 2019

As the school year comes to a close, members of the Class of 2019 prepare for the end of their high school careers, as they experience their final memories at Midlothian High School. Seniors did so on Friday, May 31, 2019, as they attended their last end of the year awards assembly. A sea of blue and gold fi...

Young Patriots club honors fallen heroes

Young Patriots club honors fallen heroes

Midlo Scoop Staff

May 28, 2019

In honor of Memorial Day, on Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at 9:00 a.m. at the entrance of Midlothian High School, several faculty members and students surrounded the flagpole and the memorial for 1997 Midlo graduate, Major Charles A. Ransom, for a wreath-laying ceremony to honor those who have made the ul...

Midlo administrators strive for excellence

Midlo administrators strive for excellence

Marisa Ruotolo and Sarah Moskovitz

May 28, 2019

On May 11, 2019, three Midlothian High School administrators, Principal Shawn Abel, Assistant Principal Denise Bowes, and Assistant Principal Robert Gifford received a Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership from Virginia Commonwealth University. After three long years, with no summers off, the administrators ear...

What do you appreciate about your mom?

What do you appreciate about your mom?

Caitlin Woods and Carrie Rowley

May 13, 2019

In celebration of Mother's Day, which occurred on Sunday, May 12th, Midlo students express why their mother is an important figure in their lives. Mother's Day celebrates all the great moms and their influential impacts on their children. Whether appreciating a biological mother or a mother figure, Midlo...

Teachers enjoy a variety of pastimes outside of the classroom

Teachers enjoy a variety of pastimes outside of the classroom

Brent Novey, Midlo Scoop Staff

May 7, 2019

To celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week, the Midlo Scoop would like to recognize the activities and hobbies of Midlothian's teachers outside of school. Biology teacher and Science Department Chair Mr. Nick Davis spends as much time as he can in the outdoors. "The best part of being outdoors is feelin...

Midlo to host 2019 Special Olympics track event

Midlo to host 2019 Special Olympics track event

Katherine Krievs, Student Life Editor

April 17, 2019

On April 23, 2019, Midlothian High School will host the 2019 Special Olympics, starting at 10:00 AM. This countywide competition gives these exceptional athletes a chance to show off their skills in various track and field events. Since the activity takes place during school hours, some Midlo teachers w...

Midlo Students Compete in the Governor’s Challenge

Midlo Students Compete in the Governor’s Challenge

Marisa Ruotolo, News From The Classroom Editor

April 15, 2019

On Thursday, April 11, 2019, Midlo Economics and Personal Finance students competed in the statewide Economics Regional Governor’s Challenge. This annual event is a competition for the highest scoring students to compete in groups of 12 per division, with each group representing their school. These ...

Midlo’s Silence Speaks Louder Than Words

Midlo’s Silence Speaks Louder Than Words

Nour Goulmamine, Special Features Editor

April 15, 2019

Every year, the GLSEN (Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network) hosts The Day of Silence, an annual student-led day of action, during which students take a vow of silence for the entire school day to spread awareness of discrimination towards the LGBT community, represent the silencing of LGBT students...

Excitement Blooms at the Annual Cherry Blossom Festival

Excitement Blooms at the Annual Cherry Blossom Festival

Marisa Ruotolo, News From The Classroom Editor

April 11, 2019

During Midlothian High School's 2019 Spring Break, Washington, D.C. celebrated the annual National Cherry Blossom Festival from March 20th to April 14th. The festival first began in 1912, when Mayor Yukio Ozaki of Tokyo gifted the United States 3,000 cherry trees, representing the blossoming friendship between...

River Jam Raises Mental Health Awareness

River Jam Raises Mental Health Awareness

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 25, 2019

River Jam, an annual, local event, took place from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm on Saturday, March 23, 2019 to benefit the Cameron K. Gallagher (CKG) Foundation. Gallagher's family created the CKG Foundation to raise awareness for teens with depression and anxiety, in hopes of positively shifting society's current ...

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