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Illuminate the Night

Illuminate the Night

Jake Petrillo, Staff Writer

December 15, 2016


Filed under Student Life

The third anual Midlothian Tacky Light Run continues to bring people together in a refreshing display of holiday spirit in the community. The run took place on Saturday, December 10th, on the roads around the Midlothian Mines Park. People from all around Midlothian strung lights around themselves to help...

Midlo Faculty Takes Time to Celebrate the Holidays

Midlo Faculty Takes Time to Celebrate the Holidays

Ashley Manheim and Mrs. Jackie Tully

December 15, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

On Wednesday, December 14, 2016, Midlothian's hardworking faculty and staff took time out of their busy schedules to gather in the Closed Commons for the annual Faculty Holiday Luncheon. After enjoying a delicious lunch, the fun festivities began. Mr. Thomasson won the Tacky Sweater contest with a c...

Decking Midlo’s Halls

Decking Midlo’s Halls

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer

December 14, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

This year, the Midlo Scoop sponsored a Holiday Decorating Contest to help Midlo staff and students get into the holiday spirit. The contest started the first day back from Thanksgiving break and ended on Friday, December 9th. Teachers and staff had the freedom to decorate their doors any way they like...

Shopping for Holiday Spirit

Shopping for Holiday Spirit

Midlo Scoop Staff

December 14, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

On Tuesday, December 13, 2016, Midlo's MiID students traveled to Chesterfield Towne Center to shop for gifts for their families and enjoy lunch together. Everyone had a wonderful time soaking in the holiday spirit!

Festa Momenta

Festa Momenta

Mrs. Amy Petersen

December 13, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

Midlo Latin students got in the holiday spirit by going to the Atlantic at Charter Colony Assisted Living facility on December 6, 2016, to make ornaments and greeting cards with the residents.  Several residents, who had taken Latin or had grandchildren who were taking Latin, were excited to follow th...

Forensics Around the Creek

Forensics Around the Creek

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor; Staff Writer

December 13, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities

  On Friday, December 9, 2016, the Midlothian High Forensics team had a great showing at the Swift Creek Speech Invitational. Forensicators exuberated honor and skill as they competed against fierce competition. The team faced excellent competitors, many of whom have placed on the state and...

Junaid Spotlights Social Expression & Stigmas

Junaid Spotlights Social Expression & Stigmas

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer

December 13, 2016


Filed under IB, Student Life

TEDxYouth is a TED-style international event that focuses on young-minded ideas and elevates them on a global stage. The event recognizes the stories of young people who have taken the first steps to life and have the tenacity to keep going. On Saturday, November 19, 2016, Midlo senior Mariha Junai...

Outstanding Teacher in the Community

Outstanding Teacher in the Community

Midlo Scoop Staff

December 13, 2016


Filed under Spotlights

Congrats to Mrs. Yvonne Mullins, who was selected as an Outstanding Teacher in the Community and awarded a Christmas Prize Pack from Chick-fil-A Westchester. Way to go, Mrs. Mullins!

A Gift to MCV

A Gift to MCV

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor

December 13, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities

On Saturday, December 10, 2016, the Midlothian High School Forensic Speech and Debate team came together to give back to the community. Armed with the comradery of their fellow teammates, the team joined forces to make blankets for MCV pediatric wing. The students gathered at team officer Marih...

Serenading Senior Citizens

Serenading Senior Citizens

Hannah Walker, Staff Writer

December 13, 2016


Filed under Performing Arts

On Saturday, December 9, 2016, Tri M Music Honor Society visited two area senior adult facilities, Chesterfield Heights and Spring Arbor and sang Christmas carols. The students enjoyed interacting with the residents and spreading holiday joy. The residents appreciated the entertainment, and some even sang along. ...

Paying for the Future

Paying for the Future

Mrs. Maureen Martin, College and Career Center Coordinator

December 13, 2016


Filed under College & Career Center, Special Features

On Tuesday, December 6, 2016, the College and Career Center hosted its annual Financial Aid Workshop for the parents of seniors and juniors. Ms. Belinda Hill, Financial Aid officer at the University of Richmond, presented the program informing the parents about the different types of financial aid. Ms. Hi...

Singing for the Spiders

Singing for the Spiders

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer

December 13, 2016


Filed under Performing Arts

On Saturday, December 10, 2016, the Midlothian High School Just for Show students traveled to University of Richmond with the goal to deliver an unforgettable performance to all those attending the basketball game. The students took center court to sing a beautiful rendition of the national a...

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