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Library Hosts #GlobalAwareness

Library Hosts #GlobalAwareness

Sarah Moskovitz and Caitlin Woods

December 13, 2017


Filed under Midlo Library

People all over the world celebrate the holidays in many different ways. After school on December 12, 2017, Midlo faculty and students gathered in the library to learn about and celebrate traditions across the globe. Food, games, and laughter filled the room, while students talked with friends and enjoyed...

Trojans For Tomorrow Students Distribute Kindness Kanes

Trojans For Tomorrow Students Distribute Kindness Kanes

Caitlin Woods and Carrie Rowley

December 12, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities

On December 12, 2017, members of the Trojans For Tomorrow club arrived to school early to give out Kindness Kanes on the first day of exams.  Members of the club took time during their meeting on November 28th to attach encouraging messages to candy canes to boost Midlo students' spirits and give ...

Trojans For Tomorrow Celebrates The Holidays

Trojans For Tomorrow Celebrates The Holidays

Caitlin Woods and Carrie Rowley

December 4, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities

On November 28, 2017, members of the Trojans for Tomorrow Club had their annual Thanksgiving Party with pizza and friends. While celebrating after a long break and giving thanks, members prepared candy canes, called Kindness Kanes, to pass out to students before exam week. Members attached powerful, ...

Blood Lives Save Lives

Blood Lives Save Lives

Carrie Rowley and Caitlin Woods

December 4, 2017


Filed under IB

The IB Program teamed up with Virginia Blood Services to hold a blood drive at Midlothian High School on Tuesday, November, 28, 2017, from 8:00 am-1:30 pm in the Auxiliary Gym. As donors arrived at their scheduled times to give blood, they signed in, and then went through the screening process, du...

Mrs. Garrison Returns

Mrs. Garrison Returns

Caitlin Woods and Carrie Rowley

November 29, 2017


Filed under Spotlights

After an extended summer because of maternity leave, Mrs. Garrison made a grand return to Midlothian High School on November 20th. French I and II students missed her tremendously while she was away from teaching. Mrs. Garrison says leaving her newborn son, Gus, at home is hard, but it is refreshing ...

DECA Delivers Christmas Miracles

DECA Delivers Christmas Miracles

Ashley Manheim, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 29, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities

While Midlothian High School's DECA club is typically recognized for its large membership of successful business leaders, it is also famous for its yearly generosity with the Angel Tree. Angel Tree, a program conducted by the Salvation Army and NBC12, successfully provides an amazing Christmas to over 5,000 children and 3,000 families ...

November Employee of the Month

November Employee of the Month

Carrie Rowley and Caitlin Woods

November 15, 2017


Filed under Midlo Library, Spotlights

On Monday, November 13, Assistant Principal Mr. Robert Gifford announced the November Employees of the Month. Due to their hard work, enthusiasm, and creativity, the November Employee of the Month award was bestowed upon the Midlothian High School librarian team: Ms. Dawson, Ms. Mazzanti, and Mrs. Murfee...

Midlo Dives Into Swim Season

Midlo Dives Into Swim Season

Emily Gundel, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 13, 2017


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

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...

Midlo Library Presents IRL Gaming Event

Midlo Library Presents IRL Gaming Event

Sarah Moskovitz and Caitlin Woods

November 13, 2017


Filed under Midlo Library, Showcase

On November 2, 2017, the Midlo High Library hosted an IRL Gaming event in collaboration with Mr. Ben Java's STEM Club. The event kicked off with students forming groups and picking out the board games they wanted to play. After everyone chose a game, the teams went into the library’s kitchen to p...

Rizzo Enjoys the Spotlight

Rizzo Enjoys the Spotlight

Emily Gundel, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 9, 2017


Filed under Performing Arts

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...

Midlo Football Ends Thirty-One Year Playoff Drought

Midlo Football Ends Thirty-One Year Playoff Drought

Riley Townsend, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 9, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

It’s been 31 years since the Midlo football team made the playoffs. For perspective, the last time Midlo punched a playoff bid a gallon of gas was 89 cents, and the most advanced apple computer held 1.44MB of hard drive storage. Yet in the year 2017, this drought spanning more than three decades has com...

Midlo XC Team Sweeps the Podium

Midlo XC Team Sweeps the Podium

Katherine Krievs, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 9, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

On November 2, 2017, Midlo’s Cross Country team competed in one of the biggest meets of the year: 4A Region B Cross Country Regional Championship. This competition challenges every participant, for the course boasts ruthless hills, unsteady ground, and narrow pathways. Regardless of the grueling ...

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