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An Hour of Sun

An Hour of Sun

Nour Goulmamine, Midlo Scoop Staff

May 29, 2018


Filed under Student Life

On Friday, May 25, 2018, students and teachers filed out of the school onto the football field to celebrate the annual SCA Picnic. On their way to the field, they lined up to grab lunch, courtesy of the SCA, that included hot dogs, chips, cream pies, and lemonade. As a sea of teens rushed onto the track,...

The Life Lessons Learned

The Life Lessons Learned

Rachel Bybee, Midlo Scoop Staff

May 29, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Over the school year, students have pushed themselves with challenging classes, working hard to better themselves. Sometimes they learn life lessons along the way, some intended and some accidental. With the school year nearly behind us, they took time to reflect.  What was the most impactful life lesson y...

The Impact of Four Years

The Impact of Four Years

Caitlin Woods and Carrie Rowley

May 23, 2018


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Looking back on four years of high school gives seniors plenty to reminisce about. With the progression of both the good and the bad experiences of high school, most of the Class of 2018 look forward to graduation. Thinking back on their high school careers, Midlo seniors talk about what has changed...

Introducing the 2018 Girls and Boys State Delegates

Introducing the 2018 Girls and Boys State Delegates

Mrs. Christine Lawson and Joy Li

May 23, 2018


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Congratulations to our delegates representing Midlothian High, who will attend Boys and Girls State next month​. Every year, the American Legion Auxiliary hosts a week long leadership and government program for both boys and girls in 49 states. At Virginia Boys State and Virginia Girls State, rising ...

Ramadan: A Month of Resilience and Reflection

Ramadan: A Month of Resilience and Reflection

Nour Goulmamine, Midlo Scoop Staff

May 17, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Today, sophomore Haifa Al-Ashari wakes up two hours before sunrise. She sits down with her family at the kitchen table and eats a large meal with traditional foods, such as sambusas (a stuffed triangular Middle Eastern pastry), dolma (stuffed vegetables), fūl (cooked fava beans), and muhallebi (Middle ...

Curling Up with Cats and Coffee

Curling Up with Cats and Coffee

Merrill Livingston and Joy Li

May 15, 2018


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The fun new cuddly trend of bringing cats into cafes has made its way into Richmond, Virginia. Central Purrk, a popular coffee shop, located in the heart of Shockoe Bottom, is partnered with Zoomies, a rescue center located right next door to the coffee shop. The cafe portion of the organization is ...

20 Cheap Date Ideas

20 Cheap Date Ideas

Caitlin Woods, Midlo Scoop Staff

May 15, 2018


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Wondering how you're going to impress that special someone? Here are 20 ideas for a romantic date, while keeping some cash in your wallet. You can partake in these activities with a significant other, or even just a group of good friends. 1. Game Night Bring out the old board games and deck of cards for...

Relaxing Scenes for Exercise

Relaxing Scenes for Exercise

Marisa Ruotolo, Midlo Scoop Staff

May 15, 2018


Filed under Student Life

It's that time of the year again: the time when students stay up into all hours of the night cramming the year’s knowledge into their brains, exam time. All around the school, Midlothian students have AP tests, SOL tests, and IB tests. Oftentimes, students forget to take a breather. The best way to ...

Boredom Busters in Virginia

Boredom Busters in Virginia

Katherine Krievs and Maddie Burke

May 14, 2018


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Summer 2018 is just around the corner, so the Midlo Scoop staff compiled a list of boredom busters just for you. 1. Camp under the stars. Amelia Family Campground Cozy Acres Family Campground Picture Lake Campground 2. Pick fresh, local fruit. Chiles Peach Orchard Swift Creek ...

A Football Team of Compassion

A Football Team of Compassion

Nour Goulmamine, Midlo Scoop Staff

May 11, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

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National English Honor Society Inducts New Members

National English Honor Society Inducts New Members

Sophie King, Midlo Scoop Staff

May 10, 2018


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On May 8, 2018, Midlothian High School held an induction ceremony in the library for the new members of National English Honor Society.  With many applicants, the honor society accepted  high achieving who enhance Midlothian High School with English-related activities, such as the school's publicatio...

Make a Difference. Join Homework Helpers.

Make a Difference. Join Homework Helpers.

Mrs. Ginger Pridgen, Homework Helpers Coordinator

May 9, 2018


Filed under Midlo Community

Homework Helpers is now accepting applications for Monday and Tuesday positions during the fall session. Help make a difference in a child's life by serving as a mentor and tutor. The fall session runs from September 24 through November 12. The winter session runs from November 26 through February 4, and ...

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