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Midlo Track Team Wins Big at Regional Meet

Midlo Track Team Wins Big at Regional Meet

Riley Townsend, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 16, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Winter Sports

The Midlothian High School track team was let out of school early on Thursday, February 8th for their Class 4 regional meet. Only the most talented runners from across the state qualify to compete in this post-season invitational. Max Etka, Clay Robb, Ian Gray, Thomas Gray, Andrew Steenkamer, Doug Mc...

Congratulations to Visual Arts Scholastic Gold Key Winners

Congratulations to Visual Arts Scholastic Gold Key Winners

Maddie Burke and Emily Gundel

January 31, 2018


Filed under A & E, Showcase, Visual Arts

Congratulations to our Visual Arts students and teachers, as Midlothian High School received more awards (keys) at the Scholastic Competition than any other high school in the central region area with 77 total.  Of those 77 awards, 21 were of the highest honor - a gold key.  Please extend an extra c...

Homecoming Royalty Takes the Throne

Homecoming Royalty Takes the Throne

Emily Gundel, Maddie Burke, and BJ Beckwith

October 18, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Spirit

During a very exciting and spirited pep rally on Friday 13, 2017, the homecoming court was announced. Princes included: freshmen Shane Nalls, Zach Vanderslice, and Miles Brown; sophomores Jocarlo Whitehead, John Williams, and Juan Melchor; juniors Neil Richburg, Will Pomeroy, and Antorious Goode; and seniors BJ Beckwith, Tre...

Seniors Secure Win in Rowdy Homecoming Pep Rally

Seniors Secure Win in Rowdy Homecoming Pep Rally

Ashley Manheim, Zoe Kopidis, and Sophie King

October 17, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Spirit, TLN

On Friday, October 13, 2017, waves of students poured into the Midlothian High School gym with excitement lighting up their faces, as the much-anticipated first pep rally of the 2017-2018 school year kicked off. Large seas of green (freshmen), red (sophomores), blue (juniors), and white (seniors) crowded ...

Unifié par la Langue: La Marveilleuse Convention Française

Unifié par la Langue: La Marveilleuse Convention Française

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor

March 17, 2017


Filed under News from the Classroom

On March 11, 2017, Midlothian High School students joined 375 other students hailing from local middle and high schools to attend the 19th annual French Convention, referred to as Le Congrès Français, held at The Chesterfield Technical Center (CTC) at Hull. Midlo French teacher Mrs. Catherine Mazzola di...

Success at DECA SLC

Success at DECA SLC

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer

March 7, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities

 On March 3 - March 5, 2017, qualifying DECA members traveled to Virginia Beach to compete in the DECA State Leadership Conference (SLC). Participating students include: Andrew Stanfield, Katherine Wroblewski, Tyler Schrimpsher, Devin McCombs, Jason Li, Bethany Crisp, Jack Stid, Jay Gonzalez, Ven...

Do YOU Have Spirit?

Do YOU Have Spirit?

Hannah Walker, Staff Writer

February 7, 2017


Filed under Student Life

On Friday, January 27th, students from each grade arrived ready and eager to compete in the winter pep rally. Throughout the day, anxious spirits as students readied themselves to kick off the pep rally. School pride flowed through Midlo's halls, with the freshmen dressed in vibrant purple, the sophomor...

Sledding into the New Year!

Sledding into the New Year!

Sydney Van Horn, Copy Editor

January 14, 2017


Filed under Student Life

After a two-week holiday break spent with family and friends, avoiding the worries of school, students came back refreshed and ready to learn. The year's first hint of  snow, however, lingered in the forecast. With only five days back inside the halls of Midlothian High, students and faculty alike rest...

A Dapper DECA DLC

A Dapper DECA DLC

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer

January 12, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities

On Friday, January 6, 2017, Midlo’s DECA students definitely dressed to impress for their yearly DECA District Level Conference (DLC) held at ECPI Technical College. The students' energy and determination was palpable to marketing teacher and DECA club sponsor, Mrs. Carolyn Manheim, who exclaims, “My DECA...

Q & A: Tim and Margaux, French Exchange Students

Q & A: Tim and Margaux, French Exchange Students

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor; Staff Writer

November 15, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

It goes without saying that France and the United States have distinctive cultural differences. Recently, a very accomplished group of teenage linguists ventured from Epernay, France, to Midlothian, Virginia, to immerse themselves in American culture. Even though they all held prior knowledge of the English...

Language and Laughter in the Library

Language and Laughter in the Library

Madame Lindsay Garrison and Jake Petrillo

November 11, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

On Saturday, October 29, 2016, French students taught children, ages K-5, basic French vocabulary through a variety of activities at the Midlothian Public Library .  BJ Beckwith and Evelyn Reece taught body parts using songs.  Claire O'Brien taught colors with stuffed animals and colored candy.  Ka...

Lovers of All Things French

Lovers of All Things French

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor; Staff Writer

October 28, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

Félicitations aux nouveaux membres de La Société Honoraire de Français. Translation: Congratulations to the new members of the National French Honor Society. On Thursday, October 20th, the SHF broke tradition inducting 11 new members in a fall induction ceremony. In past years, the SHF had conduct...

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