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Need SAT Prep?

Need SAT Prep?

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

September 21, 2017


Filed under Special Features

Do you need a little extra prep before the October 7th SAT, or are you just looking to improve your knowledge before you take the SAT later this year?  For just $10.00, students can participate in our Midlothian SAT prep session, taught by Midlo teachers, who will cover the math and English portions of the SAT, ...

Freshman Feels

Freshman Feels

Caitlin Woods, Midlo Scoop Staff

September 19, 2017


Filed under Student Life

This year,  Midlothian High School welcomes over 400 new freshmen to the Midlo family! After a three-month summer vacation, students enjoyed an exciting first week of classes. One week in, and students are already making new friends and becoming familiar with the high school staff. Transitioning...

Positive Persico

Positive Persico

Emily Gundel, Midlo Scoop Staff

September 15, 2017


Filed under News from the Classroom

Why did you choose history? One of the reasons is that I love to travel. I love learning about different cultures, traditions, and history. What subjects did you teach in the past? Prior to coming to MHS, I taught AP Psychology and World History. I have also taught 8th grade civics and Economic...

Ready, Set, Write!

Ready, Set, Write!

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer

March 15, 2017


Filed under News from the Classroom

Midlothian High School, along with other Chesterfield County Public Schools, proudly announces the beginning of the annual Write Now! Contest.  This contest provides the opportunity for young and aspiring writers to show off their talents to the whole county and to even be featured in the CCPS lit...

March Students of the Month

March Students of the Month

Ashley Manheim and Principal Shawn Abel

March 13, 2017


Filed under Spotlights

Male Student of the Month: The March Male Student of the Month is a very charismatic and creative young man. This student proves his dedication to Midlo on a daily basis, but one thing he did for the school that really made him stand out was when he approached Principal Shawn Abel about shari...

One Fish, Two Fish, READ Fish, Blue Fish

One Fish, Two Fish, READ Fish, Blue Fish

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor

March 3, 2017


Filed under Spotlights

The National Education Association's Read Across America Day is the nation's largest reading event, occurring each year on or near Dr. Seuss' birthday. Midlothian High School is pleased to act as a contributing partner in NEA's reading initiative. On March 2, 2017, Midlo continued its tradition of par...

A Wonderous Winter Whirl

A Wonderous Winter Whirl

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer

February 9, 2017


Filed under Student Life

On February 4, 2017, students gathered at Midlothian High School for a night of dancing, singing, and lots of fun at the 2017 Midlo High Winter Whirl Dance. For freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors alike, it definitely proved a night to remember with incredible music and memories that will last a l...

Junaid Spotlights Social Expression & Stigmas

Junaid Spotlights Social Expression & Stigmas

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer

December 13, 2016


Filed under IB, Student Life

TEDxYouth is a TED-style international event that focuses on young-minded ideas and elevates them on a global stage. The event recognizes the stories of young people who have taken the first steps to life and have the tenacity to keep going. On Saturday, November 19, 2016, Midlo senior Mariha Junai...

Halloween’s Haunted History

Halloween’s Haunted History

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer

October 28, 2016


Filed under Student Life

Halloween, otherwise known as All Hallows’ Eve, is the season that youngsters anticipate all year long, the time when every little boy and girl gets to go door to door and exclaim the oh-so-famous saying, “Trick-or- Treat!”, and the day of the year when children can dress up as anyone they hav...

A Party for Palette

A Party for Palette

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer

October 13, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities

On October 5, 2016, the scent of freshly cooked food filled the air, as Interact Club and Rotary Club members helped kick off the Midlothian Food Festival. Amiable patrons smiled from ear to ear as they mingled and made new friends. Tickets cost $35, which included food, drinks, and entertainment. Whil...

Pumpin’ Up the Pep

Pumpin’ Up the Pep

Ashley Manheim and Emily Junkmann

October 12, 2016


Filed under Spirit

On October 7, 2016, students gathered in the football stands for the first outdoor pep rally of the year. A strange sort of calm settled over the students, as they mentally prepared to go absolutely bananas. After raiding every single family member’s closet and making whomever owns Party City a very...

Loco Hoco!

Loco Hoco!

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer

October 11, 2016


Filed under Spirit

Freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors could not have prepared for the level of excitement that was the Midlothian High School 2016 Homecoming Dance. The gym looked spectacular with its space theme and tons of balloons. Students also loved the big USA balloon creation at the entrance. On October 8t...

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