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Rowe Earns 2019 Midlo Student of the Year

Rowe Earns 2019 Midlo Student of the Year

Marisa Ruotolo, News From The Classroom Editor

March 25, 2019

Midlothian High School Principal Shawn Abel recently awarded senior Michael Rowe the prestigious honor of 2019 Student of the Year for the grades 11 and 12. With Rowe’s long list of achievements and exemplary personal characteristics, this special distinction is well-deserved. Rowe is an inquisiti...

Lin to Attend Prestigious Summer Institute

Lin to Attend Prestigious Summer Institute

Marisa Ruotolo, News From The Classroom Editor

March 11, 2019

From July 8, 2019, to August 2, 2019, junior Vic Lin, will participate in the highly coveted program, Cochrane Summer Economic Institute (CSEI). Those who apply must be a junior in high school and live in the “Footprint of the Capital Region Collaborative,” an area comprised of Richmond, Powhatan...

Midlo Students Show Love of Latin

Midlo Students Show Love of Latin

Sarah Moskovitz and Caitlin Woods

December 7, 2018

On November 18 and 19, 2018, twenty-nine Latin Club students joined their sponsor Mrs. Amy Petersen, as they attended the annual Virginia Junior Classical League Convention, also known as the VJCL or Latin Convention, at the Greater Richmond Convention Center. Students from all over Virginia came toget...

A Taste of Culture

A Taste of Culture

Carrie Rowley and Caitlin Woods

October 18, 2018

The Richmond Folk Festival is Richmond’s largest event. More popular than River Rock, the Folk Festival brings spectators from across the country to Richmond’s riverfront to enjoy folk music from all around the world. The 2018 Richmond Folk Festival took place from Friday, October 12, to Sunday, O...

TV Review: On My Block

TV Review: On My Block

Emily Gundel, Midlo Scoop Staff

April 25, 2018

On March 16, 2018, On My Block aired as a Netflix Original. It's a coming-of-age comedy following four bright, street-savvy friends, as they maneuver their way through high school in the gritty inner city of South Central Los Angeles. With an 8.3/10 from IMDB and a 93% from Rotten Tomatoes, On My Bl...

Almany Competes in the National Snowboarding Championship

Almany Competes in the National Snowboarding Championship

Emily Gundel, Midlo Scoop Staff

April 14, 2018

Over Spring Break, freshman Kolton Almany competed in the National Snowboarding Championship in Copper Mountain, Colorado, which ran from April 4th to April 11th. Almany qualified in three snowboarding events: Boardercross, Slalom, and Giant Slalom. This is his second year competing at Nationals. Al...

Love, Simon: Movie Review

Love, Simon: Movie Review

Emily Gundel, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 27, 2018

Everyone deserves a good love story, but for seventeen-year old Simon Spier, it's a little more complicated. Simon Spier is a normal teenage boy. His dad was the annoyingly handsome quarterback in high school who married the hot valedictorian. Simon has a sister he actually likes, not that he'd ever...

1982 Midlo Alum’s Bravery Featured in New Film

1982 Midlo Alum’s Bravery Featured in New Film

Emily Gundel and Maddie Burke

February 9, 2018

On August 21, 2015, a Moroccan-born gunman boarded a train from Brussels, Belgium to Paris, France. Class of 1982 Midlothian High School alum Mark Moogalian noticed the man, as he entered a bathroom with a suitcase in hand. As the gunman emerged from the bathroom, Moogalian, immediately confronted him a...

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