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Midlo Students Pull Off a Comfy Pajama Day

Midlo Students Pull Off a Comfy Pajama Day

Sophie King and Zoe Kopidis

February 20, 2018


Filed under Spirit

On Monday, February 19, 2018, students came to school in their comfiest pajamas in support of the Wellness Initiative Spirit Week. The goal for pajama day is to promote 9 hours of sleep every night for high school students. This creative way to generate awareness surrounding the importance of healthy sleep...

Class of 1997 Gives Back

Class of 1997 Gives Back

Ashley Manheim, Midlo Scoop Copy Editor

February 20, 2018


Filed under Midlo Community

While the Midlothian High School Class of 1997’s duty at Midlo may have ended many years ago, their legacy and dedication for Midlothian never ceased. In honor of their 20 year reunion, they collected money to benefit a program called Trojans in Need, which benefits needy students at Midlothian Hi...

The Next IB Generation Emerges

The Next IB Generation Emerges

Nabiha Rais, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 16, 2018


Filed under IB

Every year, numerous prospective applicants apply for intense and rigorous specialty programs across Chesterfield County in order to strengthen their learning. On Saturday, February 10, 2018, Midlo’s International Baccalaureate (IB) program hosted the IB Interview Day for new applicants looking to j...

RAMPS Makes a Difference

RAMPS Makes a Difference

Carrie Rowley and Caitlin Woods

February 9, 2018


Filed under Clubs and Activities

A student-led volunteer organization is making a big difference for people with disabilities in the Richmond area. RAMPS is holding a Digging for Dollars event next week, from February 12 through February 16, in order to raise sufficient funds to construct ramps that will allow wheelchair access to hom...

What’s Your Plan For Valentine’s Day?

What’s Your Plan For Valentine’s Day?

Anna Chen and Marisa Ruotolo

February 9, 2018


Filed under Student Life

 As Valentine's Day approaches, students start making plans for the one romantic holiday of the year. The Midlo Scoop staff polled students and faculty about their plans: What are you doing for Valentine's Day? "Being lonely and sad" -Sarah Ruotolo "Playing X-box" -Ben Wrobel "Making ramen with...

Midlo Celebrates Wellness Week

Midlo Celebrates Wellness Week

Mrs. Renee Fiege

February 8, 2018


Filed under Student Life

9 Hours of sleep every day Wear your pajamas to school on Monday! 5 Servings of fruits and vegetables a day Wear all bright colors for Tuesday! 2 Hours or less of screen time daily Dress up as a movie/TV character Wednesday! 1 Hour of physical activity each day Wear your sports team or workout gear Thur...

Give the Gift of Life

Give the Gift of Life

Mrs. Tina Walke, Midlothian High School IB Secretary

February 1, 2018


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 3 lives while helping Midlo earn scholarship money at the same time.  On Thursday, March, 2018, the IB Program, along with Virginia Blood Services, will sponsor our second...

Trojans Bring the Noise

Trojans Bring the Noise

Ashley Manheim, Midlo Scoop Copy Editor

January 29, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Spirit

School across Chesterfield County recognize Midlothian High School for its iconic pep rallies, marked by non-stop excitement, action, and energy from the students and staff. The seniors grabbed the win in this year's Homecoming Pep Rally, with sophomores close behind, followed by juniors, and then f...

Students Show Colorful Spirit

Students Show  Colorful Spirit

Ashley Manheim, Midlo Scoop Copy Editor

January 29, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Spirit

After a delay due to snow closings, the long-awaited Winter Pep Rally arrived at Midlothian High School on Friday, February 26, 2018, and as shown by the students' enthusiastic dress, they could barely contain their excitement. The freshmen decked out in a blast of pink; the sophomores blew away the sc...

Snowfall Closes Chesterfield Schools

Snowfall Closes Chesterfield Schools

Maddie Burke, Midlo Scoop Staff

January 25, 2018


Filed under Midlo Community, Special Features

The New Year usually means starting school after winter break, but this January brought with it multiple snow storms, causing the close of schools throughout the state of Virginia. In January alone, two snowfalls have taken place, multiple inches falling each time, converting neighborhood streets into winte...

Midlo Scores Wins In Forensics and Debate Competition

Midlo Scores Wins In Forensics and Debate Competition

Nour Goulmamine, Midlo Scoop Staff

January 23, 2018


Filed under Clubs and Activities

On Saturday, January 20, 2018, the Midlothian High Debate and Forensic Speech team traveled to Cosby High School for competition. As the last competition before heading to Varsity Regionals, some competitors decided to branch out and experiment with new categories. Freshman Makayley Crisp, who has performe...

Midlo DECA Takes on DLC

Midlo DECA Takes on DLC

Ashley Manheim, Midlo Scoop Staff

January 19, 2018


Filed under Clubs and Activities

On January 12, 2018, Midlo's talented DECA members traveled to Chesterfield Town Center dressed to impress the judges and ready to excel in the DECA District Leadership Competition (DLC). The students’ energy and determination was palpable to marketing teacher and DECA club sponsor Mrs. Carolyn Manheim...

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