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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...

Lighting Up the Night

Lighting Up the Night

Emily Peachee
March 15, 2017
Filed under Student Life

On April 22, 2017, Midlothian High School will hold Prom at the John Marshall Hotel from 8:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m.. The theme for prom this year is Forest of Lights. Students planning to bring a date who does NOT attend Midlo must fill out this form by April 7th. PROM DRESS CODE GUIDELINES Dresses should not have a plunging necklines, excessive cleavage, or low cut ...

Rewarding Excellence in Journalism

Rewarding  Excellence in Journalism

Merrill Livingston, Staff Writer
March 15, 2017
Filed under Clubs and Activities

During Midlo Morning on Tuesday March 14th, 2017, students from Midlo Scoop, Trojan Live Network, and Yearbook, were inducted into Quill and Scroll, the International Honorary Society for High School Journalists.  The Quill and Scroll Honor Society encourages excellence in scholastic journalism....

Helping Prevent Cancer One Strike at a Time

Helping Prevent Cancer One Strike at a Time

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor
March 13, 2017
Filed under Student Life

It is no secret. Cancer is serious, entailing a group of diseases that involve abnormal cell growth that take an estimated 8.2 million lives worldwide every year. In the United States, colon cancer is the third leading type of cancer in males and the fourth in females. Hit Cancer Below the Belt (H...

The Best & The Brightest

The Best & The Brightest

Sydney Van Horn and Ellen Tucker
March 13, 2017
Filed under Student Life

On the evening of Wednesday, March, 8th, the Midlothian High School auditorium flooded with students, parents, and teachers alike to celebrate the induction of over 100 academically stellar students, the biggest induction in the school’s history. This year, National Honor Society inducted 157 juni...

The Original “Green” Day

The Original “Green” Day

Dreya Fernandes, Staff Writer
March 13, 2017
Filed under Student Life

Many mysteries linger about the day of the Irish. St. Patrick's Day is celebrated world wide, but does everyone really understand the celebration? Facts about March 17th vary from intriguing to informational. Who was St. Patrick, and what did he do? Why is the shamrock a symbol of the day? People don...

Luck o’ Midlothian

Luck o’ Midlothian

Dreya Fernandes, Staff Writer
March 9, 2017
Filed under Student Life

People carry good luck charms because they believe in the power of these items to bring about fortunate events. Although these objects may be insignificant to others, each individual charm means something much more to its personal owner. Midlothian students share their good luck charms and why they hold...

Success at DECA SLC

Success at DECA SLC

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer
March 7, 2017
Filed under Clubs and Activities

 On March 3 - March 5, 2017, qualifying DECA members traveled to Virginia Beach to compete in the DECA State Leadership Conference (SLC). Participating students include: Andrew Stanfield, Katherine Wroblewski, Tyler Schrimpsher, Devin McCombs, Jason Li, Bethany Crisp, Jack Stid, Jay Gonzalez, Ven...

Someone’s Life May Depend on You

Someone’s Life May Depend on You

Jake Petrillo, Staff Writer
March 7, 2017
Filed under Student Life

Redcrossblood.org indicates that a single car accident victim can require as many as 100 pints of blood. If this is the case, Midlothian High School may very well have just saved a life. On Wednesday, March 1st, Midlo hosted its second blood drive of the year. Students filtered through the auxil...

The SHF Bingo Initiative Continues

The SHF Bingo Initiative Continues

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor
March 3, 2017
Filed under Clubs and Activities

On February 17, 2017, the Midlothian's French Honor Society (SHF) visited The Laurels at University Park Nursing Home, located in the West End to provide a fun, interactive, and rewarding experience for the residents, bringing numerous prizes, including various hand creams, chocolate, and other assorted...

FBLA Dominates Regional Competition

FBLA Dominates Regional Competition

Mrs. Yvonne Mullins, FBLA sponsor; Business and Marketing Teacherr
March 2, 2017
Filed under Clubs and Activities

Midlothian High School dominated the FBLA Regional Competition.  On Wednesday, March 1, 2017, professionally dressed Midlothian students arrived for the conference and represented their school well. Midlo students competed in thirty-eight events and came home winning 1st or 2nd place in thirty-three...

Wear a Hat to Help Strike Out Cancer

Wear a Hat to Help Strike Out Cancer

Mr. Shawn Abel, Midlothian High School Principal
March 2, 2017
Filed under Student Life

This is our last week to raise money to support our efforts in the Strike Out Cancer competition.  If you haven’t donated yet, please consider doing so by donating online at: http://hcb2.org/ (Select Midlothian HS under purpose) or by donating at school.  Students who donate $1.00 or more before school this Friday, March 3rd, in the open commons will be able to wear a hat throughout the school day. Thanks for your support!...

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