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Try Your Luck With Tasty St. Patrick’s Day Treats

Try Your Luck With Tasty St. Patrick’s Day Treats

Sarah Moskovitz and Anna Chen

March 8, 2018


Filed under Special Features

Try these tasty treats for a lucky St. Patrick's Day! Enjoy! Mint Brookies Ingredients:   1 Ghirardelli brownie box mix 8-10 Mint Oreos 1 1/4 c. all purpose flour 1/4 t. baking soda 1/4 t. salt 1/2 c. unsalted butter, softened 1/4 c. plus 1 TBLS brown sugar 1/4 c. plus...

Eight Nights of Hanukkah

Eight Nights of Hanukkah

Sarah Moskovitz, Midlo Scoop Staff

December 5, 2017


Filed under Special Features

Hanukkah, also known as the Jewish Festival of Lights, is a Jewish holiday that celebrates gift giving and the lighting of one candle for each of the eight days that Hanukkah is celebrated. This year, Hanukkah begins at sunset on Tuesday, December 12, and ends on Wednesday, December 20. Hanukkah...

What is Your Favorite Holiday Memory?

What is Your Favorite Holiday Memory?

Sarah Moskovitz and Anna Chen

December 4, 2017


Filed under Student Life

 The holiday spirit is upon us, as festive music plays and beautiful decorations delight the senses. Midlo's students and faculty cannot contain their excitement as they take time to share their top favorite holiday memories and traditions.  “Opening gifts and eating delicious food on Christmas Day...

Holiday How-To: Reduce Holiday Stress

Holiday How-To: Reduce Holiday Stress

Katherine Krievs and Erin Junkmann

November 27, 2017


Filed under Mindfulness/Stress Reduction

As the holidays approach, many people find themselves feeling stressed. Whether they hold the responsibility of feeding irritable relatives or can’t find a perfect gift, teenagers and adults alike feel overworked by the time New Year’s Day arrives. With these significant responsibilities, holiday cheer...

Dia de los Muertos

Dia de los Muertos

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 1, 2017


Filed under Special Features

Dia de los Muertos translates to Day of the Dead, a holiday celebrated in central and southern Mexico on November 1st and 2nd. Even though this day of observation occurs simultaneously with the Catholic holiday All Saint’s Day, the native people have combined this with their own ancient faiths of honor...

Decking Midlo’s Halls

Decking Midlo’s Halls

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer

December 14, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

This year, the Midlo Scoop sponsored a Holiday Decorating Contest to help Midlo staff and students get into the holiday spirit. The contest started the first day back from Thanksgiving break and ended on Friday, December 9th. Teachers and staff had the freedom to decorate their doors any way they like...

Festa Momenta

Festa Momenta

Mrs. Amy Petersen

December 13, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

Midlo Latin students got in the holiday spirit by going to the Atlantic at Charter Colony Assisted Living facility on December 6, 2016, to make ornaments and greeting cards with the residents.  Several residents, who had taken Latin or had grandchildren who were taking Latin, were excited to follow th...

Spreading Minty Cheer

Spreading Minty Cheer

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor; Staff Writer

December 12, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities

'Tis the season to be jolly, which is exactly what the Trojans for Tomorrow Club’s December service project creates. The Kindness Kanes they produce aim to spread joy and a little word of encouragement to students as they enter the building the Friday before exam week. Club members greeted stude...

Groovin’ into the Holiday Spirit

Groovin’ into the Holiday Spirit

Merrill Livingston, Staff Writer

December 12, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

During second period on Thursday, December 8th, 2016, students excitedly piled into the auditorium for the annual Winter Concert to hear holiday favorites, provided by the band, orchestra, and chorus students. Chorus students dressed in holiday attire, as orchestra and band students adorned their ins...

Wrapping Up Holiday Spirit

Wrapping Up Holiday Spirit

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer

December 12, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities

On Tuesday, December 6th, Spirit Club hosted its annual Holiday Wrapping Party. Members of Spirit Club are known for their school spirit, but they also enjoy bringing holiday joy to families within the community. Any teacher could adopt a child from a number of selected families. Their students brought...

The Holiday Grooves

The Holiday Grooves

Bobby Stout, Staff Writer

December 18, 2015


Filed under A & E

On December 10th, Midlothian High School had something to beam about, apart from cute Christmas sweaters and contagious holiday spirit: the Winter Music Assembly.  The concert overflowed with holiday spirit, delivering beautiful renditions of holiday songs through both vocal performances and instrume...

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