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Midlo Latin Club Visits a Local Nursing Home

Midlo Latin Club Visits a Local Nursing Home

Katherine Krievs, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 1, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities

Thrice a year, the Midlo Latin Club visits a local nursing home in an attempt to brighten the lives of the elderly. On October 24, 2017, Midlothian’s Latin Club visited The Atlantic at Brook Run, where they bonded with the residents and staff members. Although they visited for a mere hour, the mem...

Tech Kids Looking Forward

Tech Kids Looking Forward

Caitlin Woods and Sarah Moskovitz

October 30, 2017


Filed under Student Life

At Chesterfield Career and Technical Center, junior and senior students take classes in chosen career fields that they think they would like to pursue after high school. Many students receive industry certifications before graduating from high school. Kwama Nelson currently takes Computer System Technology (CST...

Trojans Makes Their Mark at the Midlothian Apothecary

Trojans Makes Their Mark at the Midlothian Apothecary

Ashley Manheim, Sophie King, and Zoe Kopidis

October 27, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Many of Midlo's students, including seniors: Brad Lipsteuer, Jake Petrillo, Dylan Carson, Drew Mayo, Luke Manheim, Will Bates, and Ryan Klaiber, work at The Midlothian Apothecary, a beloved local pharmacy with an excellent little diner located inside. The apothecary has employed many Trojans over ...

Midlo Team Competes in Battle of the Brains

Midlo Team Competes in Battle of the Brains

Anna Chen, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 27, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities

Midlothian High's hand-picked team, Matthew Tignor, James Coy, Luke Trexler, and Thomas Olivero, competed in their first Battle of the Brains competition this year against Meadowbrook High School. Battle of Brains is a quiz bowl, during which host Cheryl Miller (WTVR 6) asks a series of trivia questio...

IB Offers Fresh Perspectives

IB Offers Fresh Perspectives

Nour Goulmamine and Nabiha Rais

October 25, 2017


Filed under IB

What exactly is the International Baccalaureate (IB) program at Midlothian High School? On Thursday, October 19, 2017, students from different grade levels and schools visited the IB Open House receive answers to that very question. To begin the event, prospective families filed into the school, eager...

Midlo Students List Fall Favorites

Midlo Students List Fall Favorites

Caitlin Woods and Carrie Rowley

October 25, 2017


Filed under Student Life

The weather is getting colder, as Midlo students prepare for pumpkin carving, apple picking, Halloween treats, and jumping into piles of fallen leaves. From favorite eats to cozy activities, this vibrant season offers much to love. Students shared with Midlo Scoop what they love most about autumn.  Mid...

Give the Gift of Life

Give the Gift of Life

Marisa Ruotolo, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 25, 2017


Filed under IB, TLN

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 while helping Midlo earn scholarship money at the same time.  On Tuesday, November 28th, the IB Program, along with Virginia Blood Services, will sponsor a blood d...

Homecoming Royalty Takes the Throne

Homecoming Royalty Takes the Throne

Emily Gundel, Maddie Burke, and BJ Beckwith

October 18, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Spirit

During a very exciting and spirited pep rally on Friday 13, 2017, the homecoming court was announced. Princes included: freshmen Shane Nalls, Zach Vanderslice, and Miles Brown; sophomores Jocarlo Whitehead, John Williams, and Juan Melchor; juniors Neil Richburg, Will Pomeroy, and Antorious Goode; and seniors BJ Beckwith, Tre...

Seniors Secure Win in Rowdy Homecoming Pep Rally

Seniors Secure Win in Rowdy Homecoming Pep Rally

Ashley Manheim, Zoe Kopidis, and Sophie King

October 17, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Spirit, TLN

On Friday, October 13, 2017, waves of students poured into the Midlothian High School gym with excitement lighting up their faces, as the much-anticipated first pep rally of the 2017-2018 school year kicked off. Large seas of green (freshmen), red (sophomores), blue (juniors), and white (seniors) crowded ...

Students Celebrate Homecoming in High Style

Students Celebrate Homecoming in High Style

Maddie Burke, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 17, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

On October 14, 2017, students had a thrilling night at the 2017 homecoming dance. The dance began at eight o’clock, as students eagerly poured into the open commons and gym. The circus theme was displayed by the red and white streamers strung from the ceiling and the festive balloons hung throughout the g...

Homecoming Parade Showcases Circus Atmosphere

Homecoming Parade Showcases Circus Atmosphere

Samantha Johnson and Alyssa Marchese

October 17, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Spirit

On Friday, October 13, 2017, contrary to the rain, Midlothian classes, clubs, and royalty showed off their school spirit in the annual Homecoming Parade. Students, teachers, and parents alike gathered at the Midlothian High School track to watch the processions take place. Midlo fans enjoyed bursts of ma...

Royalty Reigns at Midlo

Royalty Reigns at Midlo

Caitlin Woods and Carrie Rowley

October 13, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Spirit

Friday, October 13, 2017, marked the last day of Spirit Week, and Midlo students came in full color. Excitement filled the halls as students anticipated the celebration of Homecoming 2017! Students decked out in their class's colors to cheer on their grade level for the first Pep Rally of the 2017-2018...

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