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A Celebration of Culture

A Celebration of Culture

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer
March 27, 2017
Filed under IB

Each of the 195 countries in the world boasts a diverse set of people with rich cultures that have different cuisines, fashion trends, and art forms that tie the world together one at a time. On Thursday, March 23, 2017, Midlo’s International Festival exhibited many of these cultures of the world and exemplified th...

Celebrate at the IB International Festival

Celebrate at the IB International Festival

Mariha Junaid
March 16, 2017
Filed under IB

We would like to invite you to this year's International Festival on March 23rd at 6:30 PM. Tickets are $5 at the door. Join us for food, performances, and fashion. This year, the proceeds will benefit both the International Baccalaureate Program and the Syrian American Medical Association Foundation. This...

Warriors of Wit

Warriors of Wit

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor
February 27, 2017
Filed under Clubs and Activities

The Midlothian High School Varsity Forensics Speech team, in a well-fought linguistic battle, placed third at the VHSL Region 4A East Forensics Tournament, held on Saturday 25, 2017. Midlothian High School hosted the regional tournament and drew competition from high schools all over the state of V...

Speaking of Victory

Speaking of Victory

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor
February 13, 2017
Filed under Clubs and Activities

The Midlothian High School Forensics Speech and Debate Team has been busy over the past two weeks. Having successfully completed the VHSL Conference 20 Competition for Speech events, as well as Clover Hill Invitational (hosting both Speech and Debate events). It goes without saying that some recognition...

Clash of The Titans

Clash of The Titans

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor
February 6, 2017
Filed under Clubs and Activities

Clash of The Titans, a Forensics Speech and Debate meet hosted by Cosby High School, remains one of the states most attended invitational tournaments. This year the competition stepped up a notch; top schools Salem High School and First Colonial High School made appearances and the sense of competition...

Safety Pins: An Expression of Solidarity

Safety Pins: An Expression of Solidarity

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor
February 5, 2017
Filed under Spotlights

Throughout history, various groups have adopted symbols to show solidarity for a cause. After President Trump's Executive Order 13769, the safety pin reemerged as a symbol of support, compassion, and acceptance. Several members of Midlothian High School's diverse community, who are either directly affected...

Nearing a New Chapter

Nearing a New Chapter

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor
February 2, 2017
Filed under Student Life

On June 1, 2017, the Class of 2017  left the senior day ceremony feeling inspired and unified after viewing an unbelievable senior video produced by Alexa Battle, that encompassed the journey students faced over the past 4 years at Midlothian High School.  After the much-anticipated senior class pho...

Forensics Around the Creek

Forensics Around the Creek

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor; Staff Writer
December 13, 2016
Filed under Clubs and Activities

  On Friday, December 9, 2016, the Midlothian High Forensics team had a great showing at the Swift Creek Speech Invitational. Forensicators exuberated honor and skill as they competed against fierce competition. The team faced excellent competitors, many of whom have placed on the state and...

Weekend in Rome

Weekend in Rome

Mrs. Amy Petersen and Jake Petrillo
December 2, 2016
Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

They came, they saw, and they seized the day at the Virginia Junior Classical League (VJCL) Convention, also known as Latin Con. Latin students from all around the state of  Virginia descended upon the Greater Richmond Convention Center for the annual Latin Con on November 20th and 21st. Students pa...

Fostering Interfaith Awareness and Appreciation

Fostering Interfaith Awareness and Appreciation

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer
November 18, 2016
Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

An enlightened multi-cultural society should always strive to understand and appreciate a variety of customs, religions, and cultures.  To increase awareness and understanding of Islam and the Muslim faith at Midlo, senior Mariha Junaid and her sponsor, Latin teacher Ms. Megan Rebman, created the Muslim St...

A Window into IB

A Window into IB

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer
October 25, 2016
Filed under IB

Many driven students explore challenging specialty programs to conquer the educational paths to success. Students and parents interested in finding out more about the International Baccalaureate (IB) program at Midlothian High School took the time to come to the IB Open House on Tuesday, October 18, 2...

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