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Trojan Nations Leaders Inspire Students

Trojan Nations Leaders Inspire Students

Zinzi Symister and Maddie Burke

November 30, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

The transition from middle school to high school can be overwhelming and nerve wracking. The mission of Trojan Nations at Midlothian High School is to give freshmen peace of mind when entering high school. The class of 2021 was the first to go through this program, and it has continued into the curre...

Add Spice to Your Holiday Meal

Add Spice to Your Holiday Meal

Caitlin Woods and Carrie Rowley

November 7, 2018


Filed under Special Features

Brilliantly colored falling leaves signal one of America's favorite holidays, Thanksgiving. Most think of the big feast as a glistening turkey, marshmallow yams, corn, mashed potatoes, and green bean casserole, with a generous serving of pie. Family and friends surround dining room tables to reminisce...

Midlo Library Packs Pumpkin Pizzazz

Midlo Library Packs Pumpkin Pizzazz

Sarah Moskovitz and Caitlin Woods

November 6, 2018


Filed under Midlo Library

On October 30, 2018, the Midlothian Library held a pumpkin carving and painting event after school. Students gathered in Section B to pick their pumpkins and candles, while the librarians, Mrs. Heather Murfee, Ms. Emily Mazzanti, and Ms. Chiquita Dawson, passed out templates for those deciding on the design th...

Midlo Students Work Hard Outside Of School

Midlo Students Work Hard Outside Of School

Caitlin Woods and Sarah Moskovitz

October 23, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Midlothian High School carries a reputation for students who excel academically and maintain involvement in a variety of extracurricular activities. In addition to sports, school, community service, and clubs, many students also work hard at after school jobs.  When asked about favorite workplace memori...

How Can We Make Students Love Learning Again?

How Can We Make Students Love Learning Again?

Caitlin Woods and Sarah Moskovitz

October 15, 2018


Filed under News from the Classroom

From October 5-7, 2018, Midlo College Composition teacher, Mrs. Beth Morris participated in a three-day conference at the Chesterfield Technical Center on Hull Street, spoke about how to engage students and make education meaningful. Attendees included teachers and educational leaders, such as Debra ...

Enter If You Dare

Enter If You Dare

Caitlin Woods and Sarah Moskovitz

October 3, 2018


Filed under A & E

As Fall approaches, Kings Dominion's annual Halloween Haunt attracts roller coaster lovers from across Virginia with the event's variety of different attractions, such as: haunted houses, clowns, and ghostly roller coasters for all the spooky lovers out there. The Haunt began on September 22, 2018, ...

Midlo Students Raise the Bar for Homecoming Proposals

Midlo Students Raise the Bar for Homecoming Proposals

Carrie Rowley and Caitlin Woods

October 3, 2018


Filed under Student Life

As the weather grows colder and the days shorten, Midlo students begin to chat about the excitement associated with dress colors, homecoming themes, and proposals. As students prepare, they speculate about the biggest question, "Who is asking whom?" Over the past few years, homecoming proposals have incre...

Parents Head Back to the Classroom

Parents Head Back to the Classroom

Caitlin Woods and Carrie Rowley

September 27, 2018


Filed under News from the Classroom

On Monday, September 24, 2018, Midlo's Trojan Nations Sidekicks spent the night escorting parents of students of all grades to their scheduled classrooms. Teachers stayed after school for hours in preparation for meeting their students’ parents. Mrs. Bowes and other members of the Midlo staff helpe...

Science Department Welcomes Four New Additions

Science Department Welcomes Four New Additions

Carrie Rowley and Emily Vanlandingham

September 27, 2018


Filed under News from the Classroom

As summer came to an end, new students and rising freshmen weren't the only ones looking forward to the 2018-2019 school year. Midlo's Science Department welcomes four new teachers: Biology teachers Ms. Rachel Hill, Ms. Jordan Liesfeld, and Mr. Zachary Woodland, and Earth Science teacher Mr. Scott Burns. ...

Midlo Health & PE Welcomes New Teachers

Midlo Health & PE Welcomes New Teachers

Caitlin Woods and Sarah Moskovitz

September 19, 2018


Filed under Sports

Along with all of the new students this year, Midlo has welcomed many new staff members to our Midlo family.  Ms. Kara Lenhart came to Midlo High from Midlothian Middle after working there for the past few years, and coming from Farmville, Mr. John Pruitt joins the Midlo staff this year, marking hi...

The Trojan Times: Fall Newsletter

The Trojan Times: Fall Newsletter

Mrs. Loretta Speller and Carrie Rowley

September 14, 2018


Filed under Midlo School Counseling

Check out the entire Trojan Times: Fall Newsletter. Highlights include: Important Dates September 17th: Back to School Night: Senior Sit Down (5:45), Meeting in Theatre (6:00), and Class Visits (7:00) September 19th: Senior Convocation (morning) October 6th: 12th Annual Richmond VA Colleg...

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