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Thankful for Family Tradition

Thankful for Family Tradition

Emily Vanlandingham, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 13, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Rather than students and their families simply sitting around a table full of delicious foods or enjoying a football game on TV for Thanksgiving, many students carry out long-running traditions in honor of Thanksgiving Day. Some students participate in interesting and unique traditions to make this ...

Midlo Students Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Midlo Students Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Brent Novey, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 13, 2018


Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

On November 3, 2018, Midlo's psychology students and Alzheimer's and Dementia Awareness Club members flocked to the Walk to End Alzheimer's, held at Markel Plaza in Innsbrook. The Richmond race raised over $479,000 for the Alzheimer's Association, who use the money to support patients suffering from t...

Midlo Rocks Virginia DECA Day

Midlo Rocks Virginia DECA Day

Ashley Manheim, Editor-in-Chief

November 13, 2018


Filed under Clubs and Activities

In honor of Virginia DECA Day, members of Midlothian High School's DECA branch gathered in their sponsor Mrs. Carolyn Manheim's room to celebrate with a plethora of yummy treats and drinks on Friday, November 9, 2018. Midlo's DECA officers, Elyas Aldughaish, Lauren Hensley, Will Morris, and Ryan M...

Girls Who Code Close the Gender Gap

Girls Who Code Close the Gender Gap

Nour Goulmamine and Marisa Ruotolo

November 13, 2018


Filed under Clubs and Activities

Every Tuesday in Mrs. Amber Lanpher's room, students gather to learn how to code. Co-president Samantha Perez started a Girls Who Code chapter at Midlothian High School when she was just a freshman with Eleanor Barnum. “I wanted to create a safe and welcome learning environment for girls to learn c...

Midlo Students RISE to the Top

Midlo Students RISE to the Top

Zinzi Symister and Maddie Burke

November 7, 2018


Filed under Student Life

On November 2, 2018, sixty students from varying grade levels gathered in the auditorium for the first RISE breakfast. During the ceremony, teachers and administration recognized students who exemplify RISE characteristics. After the ceremony, students and parents enjoyed a complimentary Chick-Fil-A bre...

A Teen’s Guide to Making New Friends

A Teen’s Guide to Making New Friends

Emily Vanlandingham, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 6, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Many students shy away from meeting new people and making different friends in high school because they get too nervous or scared to leave their comfort zone to talk to people. Specifically, introverts experience difficulties talking to someone they do not know because they prefer independence rather...

The Perspectives of IB

The Perspectives of IB

Nabiha Rais, Copy Editor & IB Correspondent

October 31, 2018


Filed under IB, Student Life

On Thursday, October 18, 2018, students from different grade levels and schools visited the IB Open House to learn about Midlothian High School’s International Baccalaureate (IB) program. Before the event began, prospective families entered the school, ready to learn and understand the IB program. ...

Walk to End Alzheimer’s This November

Walk to End Alzheimer’s This November

Ashley Manheim, Editor-in-Chief

October 31, 2018


Filed under Clubs and Activities

Interested in getting more involved in the community or looking for a way to give back? On November, 3, 2018, the Walk to End Alzheimer's will take place in Markel Plaza, located in Innsbrook in Richmond's West End. Come out and join multiple members from the Midlothian High School Alzheimer's and Dementia Awareness (...

Seniors Celebrate Midlo’s Last Home Game

Seniors Celebrate Midlo’s Last Home Game

Carrie Rowley and Caitlin Woods

October 25, 2018


Filed under Student Life

On Friday, October 19, 2018, from 5:30 pm-7:00 pm, Midlo held its annual Senior Tailgate at the the soccer field and the picnic area outside of the gym. The senior exclusive event had the Class of 2019 decked out in gold to support Midlo in the final home game against Cosby. Volunteers consisted of ...

Midlo Students Work Hard Outside Of School

Midlo Students Work Hard Outside Of School

Caitlin Woods and Sarah Moskovitz

October 23, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Midlothian High School carries a reputation for students who excel academically and maintain involvement in a variety of extracurricular activities. In addition to sports, school, community service, and clubs, many students also work hard at after school jobs.  When asked about favorite workplace memori...

Dancing the Night Away in Hollywood

Dancing the Night Away in Hollywood

Rachel Bybee, Arts Editor

October 9, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

On October 6, 2018, students gathered throughout the village of Midlothian and beyond, dressed in their best dresses and suits, to take pictures with friends, family, and dates. At seven o'clock, they then flocked to Midlothian High School for a lively night of dancing and fun at the Hollywood-themed...

Trojans Show Off at the Annual Homecoming Parade

Ashley Manheim, Editor-in-Chief

October 9, 2018


Filed under Spirit

On Friday, October 5, 2018, several of Midlo's clubs, as well as all the homecoming princesses, gathered at  Midlothian High School to show off their respective groups and school spirit at the annual Homecoming Parade. Each club spent hours going all out to decorate their floats, banners, and trucks...

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