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Fun in the Sun

Fun in the Sun

Emily Junkmann, Staff Writer

June 1, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities

After several days of rain, the clouds parted just in time for the annual end of the year SCA Picnic. On Friday, May 27th, following the Spring Concert, put on by the Midlo’s band and chorus groups, students and teachers filed out to the football field to enjoy lunch in the sun. Every year, the...

BULEZA’S TIPS ON BUYING A STOCK

BULEZA’S TIPS ON BUYING A STOCK

Owen Buleza, Midlo Scoop Contributor

May 19, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

You're not buying a stock; you're buying a company. The primary reason you invest in a stock is because the company is making a profit and you want to participate in its long-term success.  If you buy a stock when the company isn't making a profit, you're not investing — you're speculating. A stoc...

Homework Helpers Mentoring Program

Homework Helpers Mentoring Program

Emily Junkmann, Staff Writer

May 5, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities

Homework Helper Tutor/Mentor Program Seeking Tutors for 2016/17 School Year Congratulations to the many OUTSTANDING Midlothian students who tutored as Homework Helpers this year. We will miss the seniors and look forward to having underclassmen back as tutors next year! We are seeking mature, respon...

Latin Bridging Education Through The Ages

Latin Bridging Education Through The Ages

Dominique Spencer, Staff Writer

April 19, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

Throughout the month of February and the beginning of March, Latin Club taught various subjects to Watkins Elementary first grade students. Developed 15 years ago by Mrs. Sue Robertson, who previously taught Latin for over 30 years, the program sought to teach younger students and promote interactio...

Awarding Excellence

Awarding Excellence

Emily Junkmann, Staff Writer

April 11, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

On Monday, April 4, National Honor Society celebrated the academic achievement of its new inductees. The induction began with Principal Shawn Abel welcoming the inductees and their family members. After National Honor Society President Matthew Cousins gave a brief introduction, the remaining officer...

FBLA Conquers States

FBLA Conquers States

Yvonne Mullins, FBLA Sponsor

April 11, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

On April 8-9th, twenty-eight students from Midlothian travelled to Reston, Virginia, for the FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) State Leadership Conference. Thirteen of these students came home with top five finishes in 10 different events! Please congratulate the following students as you...

Pancakes For a Cause

Pancakes For a Cause

Dominique Spencer, Page Editor

April 7, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

From February 22nd to the 26th, Latin Club sponsored the Richmond Animal League (RAL) by gathering canned pet supplies from students to donate to the rescue group. The effort began as a suggestion from the Virginia Junior Classical League (VJCL).   Junior Mariha Junaid, as the Vice President of the...

Forensicators and Debaters Take on Regionals

Forensicators and Debaters Take on Regionals

David Wilson and Daniel Cheatham, Forensic Speech and Debate Coaches

April 3, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

Our forensic speech and debate team had a busy Spring Break, competing in two VHSL tournaments: On March 26, 2016, the Debate squad competed in the VHSL Region 4A East tournament at Louisa County High School, and the following students placed in their events and now advance to the State tournament...

FBLA Dominates Regionals

FBLA Dominates Regionals

Mrs. Yvonne Mullins, FBLA Sponsor

March 25, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

Midlothian High School FBLA completely dominated the VSU Regional Testing Competition.  Students were entered into 31 events and came home winning 1st or 2nd in 27 of those events (with 18 first places).  Most of the students took objective knowledge-based tests in their subject area on the computer.  Some...

Putting Smiles on Little Faces

Putting Smiles on Little Faces

Emily Junkmann, Staff Writer

March 25, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

On Wednesday, March 23, Homework Helpers celebrated Easter by having its annual Easter Egg Hunt. The tutors excitedly greeted their kids and prepared them for the fun celebration they were about to experience. Immediately after the kids arrived, all students and tutors participated in the highly anti...

Busy Bureaucrats

Busy Bureaucrats

Neha Kulkarni, Editor-in-Chief

March 21, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities, News from the Classroom

On March 9, 2016, I, along with nearly 70 students from around Chesterfield County, received the opportunity to gain greater insight into local government. As an established program around the district, Model County Government is an educational experience designed for 12th grade government students,...

The Art of Oration

The Art of Oration

Neha Kulkarni and Michael DeMatteo

March 17, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities

Public speaking, one of the most common fears faced today,  is the process or action of performing a speech focused around an individual directly speaking to a live audience. While many are intimidated by public speaking, Midlothian High School forensicators have surmounted this fear. Whether attacking...

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