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IB Bonding on the James

IB Bonding on the James

Nabiha Rais, Midlo Scoop Staff

September 21, 2017


Filed under IB, Showcase

On Friday, September 15, 2017, The International Baccalaureate Program (IB) held the annual IB Welcome Back Picnic, which allows IB families and faculty to have a chance to meet each other and make new memories before the rigorous coursework begins. Held at Robious Landing Park, the IB Picnic “allowed ...

An Exhibition of Artistic Expression

An Exhibition of Artistic Expression

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer

April 3, 2017


Filed under IB

Within the halls of Midlo, a number of brush strokes through paintings, along with shadows through photographs, circulate and flow throughout the school, all of which are created by Midlo’s very own art students. Midlo art students tell their own stories through each tirelessly constructed mas...

A Celebration of Culture

A Celebration of Culture

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer

March 27, 2017


Filed under IB

Each of the 195 countries in the world boasts a diverse set of people with rich cultures that have different cuisines, fashion trends, and art forms that tie the world together one at a time. On Thursday, March 23, 2017, Midlo’s International Festival exhibited many of these cultures of the world and exemplified th...

Celebrate at the IB International Festival

Celebrate at the IB International Festival

Mariha Junaid

March 16, 2017


Filed under IB

We would like to invite you to this year's International Festival on March 23rd at 6:30 PM. Tickets are $5 at the door. Join us for food, performances, and fashion. This year, the proceeds will benefit both the International Baccalaureate Program and the Syrian American Medical Association Foundation. This...

Exceptional New Arrivals

Exceptional New Arrivals

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer

February 13, 2017


Filed under IB, Student Life

Every year, numerous prospective applicants apply for challenging specialty programs across Chesterfield County as a way to enhance their education. On Saturday, February 11, 2017, Midlo's International Baccalaureate (IB) program applicants visited on the IB Interview Day in an effort to join the r...

Give the Gift of Life

Give the Gift of Life

Ms. Tina Walke, IB Program

February 5, 2017


Filed under IB, Student Life

The IB Program will sponsor another Virginia Blood Services Blood Drive on ​Wednesday, March 1st.  Midlothian's March ​Blood Drive provides another opportunity to help save lives and help Midlo earn scholarship money. For more information, and to pick up parental permission forms, please vis...

Class Of 2016 IB Diploma Ceremony

Class Of 2016 IB Diploma Ceremony

Anna Chen, Staff Writer

January 6, 2017


Filed under IB

On Wednesday, January 4, 2017, students from Midlo's IB Class of 2016 returned to receive their IB diplomas and certificates. To recognize their hard work and the significant accomplishment, Midlothian High School hosted the IB Diploma Ceremony.  Midlothian Principal Mr. Shawn Abel and IB Coordinator Mr. ...

Junaid Spotlights Social Expression & Stigmas

Junaid Spotlights Social Expression & Stigmas

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer

December 13, 2016


Filed under IB, Student Life

TEDxYouth is a TED-style international event that focuses on young-minded ideas and elevates them on a global stage. The event recognizes the stories of young people who have taken the first steps to life and have the tenacity to keep going. On Saturday, November 19, 2016, Midlo senior Mariha Junai...

La Cultura y Arte de Española en Distrito de Columbia

La Cultura y Arte de Española en Distrito de Columbia

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer

December 2, 2016


Filed under IB, Student Life

Connecting with artists and their lives through artwork is an essential factor to enhance imagination, creativity, and inspiration. In order to attain a new perspective of the art from Spain, Spanish teacher Sra. Travis Jimenez and International Baccalaureate (IB) Spanish IV, V, and VI students connected wi...

The Gift of Life

The Gift of Life

Midlo Scoop Staff

November 17, 2016


Filed under IB

Are you interested in giving to our community and to our school?  By participating in Midlothian's Blood Drive, you can help save a life and help Midlo earn scholarship money.  On Monday, December 5, the IB Program, along with Virginia Blood Services, will sponsor a blood drive in Midlothian's auxi...

A Window into IB

A Window into IB

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer

October 25, 2016


Filed under IB

Many driven students explore challenging specialty programs to conquer the educational paths to success. Students and parents interested in finding out more about the International Baccalaureate (IB) program at Midlothian High School took the time to come to the IB Open House on Tuesday, October 18, 2...

Introducing the New IB Coordinator

Introducing the New IB Coordinator

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer

October 5, 2016


Filed under IB, News from the Classroom

Mr. Mark Spewak has recently accepted the opportunity to serve as the International Baccalaureate (IB) coordinator at Midlothian High School, replacing Mrs. Elizabeth Baber, Midlo's new Dean of Students. Initially, he plans to "develop inquiring, knowledgeable, and caring students" and is “pleased ...

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