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Bienvenue Spring SHF Inductees

Bienvenue Spring SHF Inductees

Marisa Ruotolo, News From The Classroom Editor

May 3, 2019

On Tuesday, April 30, 2019, the Société Honoraire de français, French Honor Society, held the Spring induction for newly accepted members in the Midlo library at 6 o'clock, which was open to friends and family of the inductees as well. The ceremony commenced with Assistant Principal Dr. Robert Gifford s...

French Exchange Students Visit Midlo

French Exchange Students Visit Midlo

Marisa Ruotolo, News From The Classroom Editor

October 31, 2018

Late Wednesday night, October 24, 2018, the tired, excited faces of the French Exchange students stepped off the charter bus. An air of nervousness surfaced, as the realization set in that the United States is a country of mainly English-speakers. “I was really excited for school and the houses and t...

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...

Runners Defy Cold to Tackle the Tacky Light Run

Runners Defy Cold to Tackle the Tacky Light Run

Maddie Burke and Emily Gundel

December 12, 2017

On December 9, 2017, under the falling snow, 5,000 runners geared up for the tackiest race of the year. The CarMax Tacky Light Run, which runs through the Walton Park neighborhood in Midlothian is a five-year tradition many families look forward to all year.  Participants are encouraged to walk, run,...

Midlo Dives Into Swim Season

Midlo Dives Into Swim Season

Emily Gundel, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 13, 2017

High school swimming was formed in 2015, as a parent-run and funded club sport, in Chesterfield County. Midlo swimmers made history in the pool, competing against other schools, during the first season of high school swimming. At the start of the 2017-2018 school year, the MHS swim team became a VHSL...

Rizzo Enjoys the Spotlight

Rizzo Enjoys the Spotlight

Emily Gundel, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 9, 2017

Considerable excitement and buzz surround the upcoming Midlo musical, You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown, which runs from November 16-18. Freshman Nicole Rizzo landed the coveted role of Sally, one of only six leading parts: Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Sally Brown, Schroeder, Lucy Van Pelt, and Linus Van Pe...

Walton Park Celebrates Halloween

Walton Park Celebrates Halloween

Emily Gundel, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 1, 2017

On a gloomy, rainy October 29th evening, Walton Park hosted the 32nd Halloween Carnival, which included: music, dancing, costumes, and most of all games, at its clubhouse.  Katie Bozzo, the head of the carnival committee, commented, "The hardest part of hosting this carnival is finding enough volunteer...

How to Study Effectively

How to Study Effectively

Emily Gundel and Maddie Burke

October 27, 2017

As students at Midlo High School dive into the school year, they face loads of new content and upcoming quizzes and tests. With this significant workload, it is sometimes difficult to find the time to study, especially for students involved in extracurricular activities.  The first and most crucial part of studyin...

Spotlight on: Midlo’s Karate Kid

Spotlight on: Midlo’s Karate Kid

Caitlin Woods, Midlo Scoop Staff

September 29, 2017

Every Tuesday, freshman Emily Gundel, practices Karate and Ju Jitsu; she gained a second degree black belt in the seventh grade and has since then continued to enhance her abilities at Mongrel Fitness Center. When asked what karate means to her, she describes it as, "You learn patience and how to lis...

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