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@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 Showcase, Spotlights

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...

A Team of Strength and Perseverance

A Team of Strength and Perseverance

Nour Goulmamine, Special Features Page Editor

November 15, 2018


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Being part of the Midlothian High School Forensic Speech (also known as Forensics) & Debate team requires incredible dedication and grit, and every year, students go above and beyond to show the team’s strength. Debate students spend hours researching building their cases, and speech participa...

Barefoot Brings Dancing to Life

Barefoot Brings Dancing to Life

Brent Novey, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 31, 2018


Filed under A & E, Performing Arts, Spotlights

Every day after school, Senior Sydney Barefoot works with the cast of Midlo's production of The Wizard of Oz as the show's choreographer. Barefoot takes on this extra responsibility, along with her work with Midlo Trojanettes and Midlo's show choir, Just For Show. Barefoot has choreographed three o...

Day Porters Strive To Keep Midlo Clean

Day Porters Strive To Keep Midlo Clean

Zinzi Symister, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 23, 2018


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The forgotten heroes of Midlothian High School, Midlo's Day Porters, tirelessly work to make Midlo a sanitary and safe place to learn. Midlo’s Day Porters usually go unnoticed, and their contributions are often overlooked. It’s not by magic that the floors are swept or the trash is thrown out. In ...

Embracing Life in the United States

Embracing Life in the United States

Maddie Burke, Emily Vanlandingham, and Katherine Krievs

October 22, 2018


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On August 28, 2018, Junior Corentin Sintive, a French exchange student, traveled from France to Midlothian, Virginia. Rather than arriving on October 24, 2018, alongside additional French students, who will stay for one month, Sintive plans to live in the United States for a full year, hoping to immerse...

A Long Recovery from Florence

A Long Recovery from Florence

Nabiha Rais, Copy Editor

October 18, 2018


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For the Carolinas, Hurricane Florence proved a powerful and catastrophic storm, filled with hammering winds and overwhelming floods. Though the floods drenched all areas, freshman Connor Long set out to help those in one area: Wilmington, North Carolina. Two years ago, Long joined the Civil Air Patrol, ...

@GoMidlo’s October Students Of The Month

@GoMidlo’s October Students Of The Month

Anna Chen and Mr. Robert Gifford

October 18, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Spotlights

Congratulations to our @GoMidlo's October Students of the Month, Sophie King and Alex Murias-Roman! Senior Sophie King attends numerous Midlo events and captures great school spirit photos for the Midlo Scoop. She makes time to manage the football team, steps up as a leader in class helping others, a...

Mazzanti Receives TRT Recognition

Mazzanti Receives TRT Recognition

Emily Vanlandingham and Cara Hahn

October 5, 2018


Filed under Midlo Library, Spotlights

On Monday, October 1, 2018, Ms. Emily Mazzanti received the Teachers Recognizing Teachers Award from Mrs. Marie Randrianasolo and Mrs. Beth Harbula. Ms. Mazzanti's dedication to Midlo's students shows through her positive work ethic in the library, as well as in her work with the Autism Program. She...

Midlo Welcomes Arrival of New Director of Student Activities

Midlo Welcomes Arrival of New Director of Student Activities

Ashley Manheim, Editor-in-Chief

September 19, 2018


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Midlothian High School offers a warm welcome back to Mrs. Shea Collins, as she returns to Midlo as the Director of Student Activities. Collins earned her B.S. in Biology/Pre-Med, as well as her M.S. in Biology, and her M.Ed. in Administration and Supervision from Virginia State University. Mrs. Collins pre...

Midlo Counseling Welcomes Ms. Harrison

Midlo Counseling Welcomes Ms. Harrison

Anna Chen, Copy Editor

September 19, 2018


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This 2018-2019 school year, Midlo not only welcomes new students, but also a cluster of new staff as well. Among the new staff at Midlo, Ms. Natalie Harrison is the newest addition to our counseling team. Why did you decide to go into education, did somebody inspire you, or is education your one tr...

Sophomores Promote Positive Choices

Sophomores Promote Positive Choices

Mrs. Loretta Speller

September 13, 2018


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Can you imagine driving through a strange town with teenagers at every corner waving welcome signs, screaming at the cars driving by? That’s exactly what greeted Midlo sophomores Amenah Holt and Anya Ruzicka this summer at Longwood University when they attended the Youth Alcohol and Drug Abuse Pr...

Midlo Clinic Welcomes Mrs. Harlan

Midlo Clinic Welcomes Mrs. Harlan

Katherine Krievs, Copy Editor

September 13, 2018


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The start of the 2018-2019 school year brings Mrs. Tami Harlan, Midlo’s new Clinic Assistant, who will help to promote optimum health and wellness in the school community. Hailing from Minnesota, Mrs. Harlan has lived in Virginia for nine years. She spent three years in Gainesville, Virginia, worki...

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