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Up for a Toss with Girls Lacrosse

Up for a Toss with Girls Lacrosse

Bobby Stout, Staff Writer

March 31, 2016


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

After last season's success, the Midlothian Girl’s Lacrosse team looks to achieve a state title. With excellent instrucction by coaches Devoe Reagan, Joanna Richie, and Casey Reagan, most of the girls have an unending amount of experience. The girls started their season early with off-season con...

IB the New Kid

IB the New Kid

Neha Kulkarni, Editor-in-chief

March 31, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

Many have experienced the trials and tribulations of  being ‘the new kid’. The new smells, the brightly colored backpacks, and the daunting lunchroom of new faces. With longer days and rising temperatures gracing school days that will end soon enough, it is easy to forget such a feeling; howeve...

Winning with Rysedorph

Winning with Rysedorph

Lucas Via, Sports Writer

March 26, 2016


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

Throughout recent years, Midlothian has developed a baseball team loaded with talented players who can compete with any team in the area. Many baseball teams can have an excellent batting lineup; however, if they lack the necessary pitching, winning games become difficult. Every team wishes for that one ...

Welcome, Spring Student Teachers

Welcome, Spring Student Teachers

Mrs. Jackie Tully, Faculty Adviser

March 25, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

Welcome, Student Teachers! We're happy to have you here at Midlo.     Ms. Eunice Arce Chorus with Mrs. Graham from Liberty University      Mrs. Kristen Torres English with Mr. Spewak from University of Richmond   Ms. Jessica Parker Health & PE with Mrs...

FBLA Dominates Regionals

FBLA Dominates Regionals

Mrs. Yvonne Mullins, FBLA Sponsor

March 25, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

Midlothian High School FBLA completely dominated the VSU Regional Testing Competition.  Students were entered into 31 events and came home winning 1st or 2nd in 27 of those events (with 18 first places).  Most of the students took objective knowledge-based tests in their subject area on the computer.  Some...

Baskerville Community Award for Excellence in Promoting World Languages Recipient

Baskerville Community Award for Excellence in Promoting World Languages Recipient

Mrs. Amy Petersen, World Languages Department Chairperson

March 25, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

The World Language Department is excited to announce that Mr. Rob Gifford has been chosen as this year's recipient of the Baskerville Community Award for Excellence in Promoting World Languages!   We thank Mr. Gifford for his constant support of teaching and learning another language, his promoti...

Gathering of The Francophiles

Gathering of The Francophiles

Michael DeMatteo, Staff Writer

March 25, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

Midlothian High School students were among 450 other students hailing from from local middle and high schools to attend the  18th annual French Convention, referred to as Le Congrès Français, held at James River High School on March 19th and directed this year by our very own, Mrs. Catherine Mazzol...

Boys Lacrosse Bounces Back

Boys Lacrosse Bounces Back

Daniel Wines, Sports Editor

March 25, 2016


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

The Boys Lacrosse team is looking strong once again with 11 players returning to the team, including their head coach Greg Barnard, who has been with the program since 2009. Last year, the team went 14-2 and lost to Loudoun Valley in the regional semifinals. Unfortunately, the team lost key seniors l...

Putting Smiles on Little Faces

Putting Smiles on Little Faces

Emily Junkmann, Staff Writer

March 25, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

On Wednesday, March 23, Homework Helpers celebrated Easter by having its annual Easter Egg Hunt. The tutors excitedly greeted their kids and prepared them for the fun celebration they were about to experience. Immediately after the kids arrived, all students and tutors participated in the highly anti...

Read Across America Day

Read Across America Day

Emily Junkmann, Staff Writer

March 25, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

On Wednesday, March 2nd, Midlothian High School students and teachers, as well as people across the nation, pulled out their favorite books and set aside time to read. During Midlo Morning, the entire school stopped what they were doing and silently read for thirty minutes. The administrators walked aroun...

PROMably?

PROMably?

Sydney Van Horn, Staff Writer

March 25, 2016


Filed under Student Life, Uncategorized

Every year, students at Midlothian High School come up with some of the most creative ways to ask someone to prom. Nobody simply asks someone to go with them anymore, they come up with the most elaborate way to get their question across. Some people make huge signs that read, ¨PROM?¨ while others come...

Inductees de bienvenida

Inductees de bienvenida

Dominique Spencer, Page Editor

March 25, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

 On Thursday, March 17th, at 2:00 pm, La Sociedad Honoraria Hispánica welcomed inductees. Those who had taken Spanish for four plus year with a B+ average, who actively spread Spanish cultural awareness met the requirement to join the society. Sra. Travis Jimenez, who teaches IB Spanish 5 and 6 a...

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