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Midlo Students Show Love of Latin

Midlo Students Show Love of Latin

Sarah Moskovitz and Caitlin Woods

December 7, 2018


Filed under Clubs and Activities

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...

Midlo Students Teach Latin Basics

Midlo Students Teach Latin Basics

Joy Li and Mrs. Amy Petersen

March 15, 2018


Filed under Student Life

What do you get when you combine 45 Latin students and 9 classes of 1st graders at Watkins Elementary? Wonderful moments of joy, laughter, and learning! The high school students worked hard to plan creative lessons for their young students on the Latin basics: numbers, colors, animals, mythology, et ...

@GoMidlo January Employee of the Month

@GoMidlo January Employee of the Month

Mr. Robert Gifford, Midlothian High Assistant Principal

January 19, 2018


Filed under News from the Classroom

Our @GoMidlo January Employee of the Month is a teacher who goes above and beyond for students and is always there to support colleagues with patience and wisdom. Serving as department chairperson, sponsoring an active Latin Club, and offering enriching, superior Latin instruction to her students, she...

Latin Students Converge on Greater Richmond Convention Center

Latin Students Converge on Greater Richmond Convention Center

Mrs. Amy Petersen and Anna Chen

November 27, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities

From November 19-20, 2017,  several Midlothian High School Latin students attended the Virginia Junior Classical League Convention, also known as Latin Con. The event took place at the Greater Richmond Convention Center downtown and was attended by nearly 1500 Latin students from all over Virginia...

Recognizing Teaching Excellence

Recognizing Teaching Excellence

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor

November 17, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

Latin teacher Ms. Amy Petersen has fueled students' interest in the language of the Romans at Midlothian for the past 15 years. Her dedication to teaching and her impact on students has made her a role model for her fellow educators in the Richmond Metro Area. This dedication deserves commemoration, a...

Latin Bridging Education Through The Ages

Latin Bridging Education Through The Ages

Dominique Spencer, Staff Writer

April 19, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

Throughout the month of February and the beginning of March, Latin Club taught various subjects to Watkins Elementary first grade students. Developed 15 years ago by Mrs. Sue Robertson, who previously taught Latin for over 30 years, the program sought to teach younger students and promote interactio...

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