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MidGlo 5K

MidGlo 5K

Midlo Scoop Staff

October 13, 2016


Filed under PTSO, TLN

DATE:  Wednesday, November 16th .... start time of 6 pm.  WE HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE! The Midlothian High School PTSO is proud to announce the fourth annual Midlothian High School 5K Run to be held on Wednesday, November 16. This event, held on the school grounds, has been a huge success in previou...

Pumpin’ Up the Pep

Pumpin’ Up the Pep

Ashley Manheim and Emily Junkmann

October 12, 2016


Filed under Spirit, TLN

On October 7, 2016, students gathered in the football stands for the first outdoor pep rally of the year. A strange sort of calm settled over the students, as they mentally prepared to go absolutely bananas. After raiding every single family member’s closet and making whomever owns Party City a very...

Floating Into Space

Floating Into Space

Emily Peachee, Managing Editor

October 12, 2016


Filed under Spirit

On Friday October 7, 2016, Midlo clubs, organizations, and sports teams showed off their school spirit in the annual Homecoming parade. Since the theme this year revolved around Space, the floats were each specially decorated to reflect the organization, as well as aspects from the solar system or space-...

Loco Hoco!

Loco Hoco!

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer

October 11, 2016


Filed under Spirit

Freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors could not have prepared for the level of excitement that was the Midlothian High School 2016 Homecoming Dance. The gym looked spectacular with its space theme and tons of balloons. Students also loved the big USA balloon creation at the entrance. On October 8t...

Spirit Friday: Get Hype!

Spirit Friday: Get Hype!

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer

October 7, 2016


Filed under Spirit

To top off the end of Spirit Week and get ready for the pep rally, students dressed in their assigned colors or attire. Seniors kept up with the tradition and wore togas and crowns. Many had trouble tying and creating their togas, so they enlisted the help of friends and teachers. Senior class officers...

Putting Smiles on Little Faces

Putting Smiles on Little Faces

Emily Junkmann, Technology Editor

October 7, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities

On September 28, Homework Helpers tutors excitedly arrived, ready to begin the 2016-2017 tutoring year. Tutors, new and old, anxiously waited for the bus to drop off the children. The elementary school students came bounding off the bus toward their tutors with big smiles ready to begin. The students...

Thrift Shop Thursday: Poppin’ Tags

Thrift Shop Thursday: Poppin’ Tags

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer

October 6, 2016


Filed under Spirit

To top off the end of Spirit Week, Midlo students hit Goodwill and Salvation Army to dress from head to toe in thrifted attire. Many students did not know what to wear, so they simply wore mismatched clothing. Others wore fur coats and wild patterns. Senior Eddie Thomas looked as if he had just set ...

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 ...

Workout Wednesday: Let’s Get Physical!

Workout Wednesday: Let’s Get Physical!

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer

October 5, 2016


Filed under Spirit

Olivia Newton John's classic song, "Let's Get Physical" streamed through the Midlo halls, as students dressed in workout gear on the third day of Spirit Week: Workout Wednesday. Most students decided to just keep it casual with sweatpants, running shorts, and a t-shirt; however, a few brought the 80's...

On Tour Tuesday: Topping the Charts

On Tour Tuesday: Topping the Charts

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer

October 4, 2016


Filed under Spirit

Spirit Week continues! On Tuesday, October 4th, students came to school dressed in gold chains, sweatpants, cowboy boots, and hats. With the option to portray many different types of music, some decided to show off their inner rocker with a leather jacket and combat boots. Many dressed classic country...

Malibu Monday: Midlo or Tropical Oasis?

Malibu Monday: Midlo or Tropical Oasis?

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer

October 3, 2016


Filed under Spirit

To kick off Spirit Week, students came pouring through the doors in their best Hawaiian attire. The entire student body turned the halls of Midlo into a tropical oasis. Leis, Hawaiian shirts, and Chacos proved the most worn items. Other students went all out by adding coconut bras or grass skirts. Khaki...

An Adventure in Food and Fun

An Adventure in Food and Fun

Hannah Walker and Dreya Fernandes

October 1, 2016


Filed under Student Life

The State Fair of Virginia runs from September 23, 2016, to October 2, 2016, providing attractions, such as: rides, mazes, animals, and concerts. People, whether with friends or with a date, travel from all over the state to see this year’s attractions,  Visitors entering the fair must find their way th...

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