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Trojans Soccer Settles Scores With the Skyhawks

Trojans Soccer Settles Scores With the Skyhawks

Erin Junkmann, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 19, 2019


Filed under Spring Sports

On Thursday, March 14, 2019, both Midlothian High School Girls’ and Boys’ Soccer programs hosted the Skyhawks of L.C. Bird as a first home game double-header. The Girls’ team kicked off at 6:00 pm, whereas the boys played at 7:30 pm. Both games provided a confident step in both teams’ early sea...

STEM Education Impacts the Future

STEM Education Impacts the Future

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 13, 2019


Filed under News from the Classroom

Science Museum of Virginia, located in the heart of Richmond, teamed up with Virginia STEM, and Chesterfield County Schools, to provide further education to students interested in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. The museum seeks to enrich the Richmond community with knowledge rega...

Midlo Art Community Demonstrates Art Appreciation

Midlo Art Community Demonstrates Art Appreciation

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 7, 2019


Filed under A & E

During the month of March, the Midlothian Art Department intends to spread awareness of the importance of teaching art to the public youth. One of these efforts involved delivering “Art Facts” on the morning announcements every day during Youth Art Month. The department also hosted an Art Facts Workshop...

Midlo RAMPS Digs 4 Dollars

Midlo RAMPS Digs 4 Dollars

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 7, 2019


Filed under Clubs and Activities

Midlo's RAMPS Club, a student-run volunteer organization, is making a big difference for Richmond community members with disabilities and illnesses. Each year, during the month of March, RAMPS hosts Digging 4 Dollars, to raise funds in order to assemble ramps that will allow safe wheelchair access to...

Senior Class Strives to Feed Students in Need

Senior Class Strives to Feed Students in Need

Caitlin Woods, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 28, 2019


Filed under Midlo Community, Student Life

Led by Senior Class sponsors, Mrs. Carolyn Manheim and Mr. Chris Eliot, and class officers, The Class of 2019 is teaming up with the Backpack Lunch Program in order to raise awareness and collect food items for students who come to school without lunch. The Senior Food Drive started in the beginning of Fe...

Chiefs Overcome Trojans in Final Quarter

Chiefs Overcome Trojans in Final Quarter

Cara Hahn and Erin Junkmann

February 5, 2019


Filed under Winter Sports

On Friday, February 1, 2019, the Midlothian High School boys varsity basketball team hosted the Monacan Chiefs in a top-notch rivalry game. The Trojans entered the game with a 9-11 record; whereas, the Chiefs came in off an upset against the L.C. Bird Skyhawks.  The first half started with a bang an...

Midlo College and Career Center Offers Sound Advice

Midlo College and Career Center Offers Sound Advice

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 1, 2019


Filed under College & Career Center

The Midlothian High School College and Career Center has shared updated links and info for college financial aid such as FAFSA and GRASP. The 2019-2020 FAFSA® [Free Application for Federal Student Aidform] is available. Apply now for access to federal student aid, including grants, low-interest l...

Students Bring Color to the MIDGLO Dance

Students Bring Color to the MIDGLO Dance

Caitlin Woods and Sarah Moskovitz

January 31, 2019


Filed under Student Life

On January 26, 2019, the MIDGLO Dance took place at 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm in the Open Commons. The room filled with blacklights and glow sticks of every kind illuminated the dance floor. Tickets, sold before and at the door for $10, included a glow stick. Students dressed in casual attire, wearing white...

Laser Quest Host Fundraising Event for RAMPS

Laser Quest Host Fundraising Event for RAMPS

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

January 31, 2019


Filed under Clubs and Activities

Laser Quest Richmond invites you, your family, and friends to a night of shooting lasers in support of RAMPS club. Enjoy an epic battle against Monacan as you compete for bragging rights, while donating nearly half of proceeds to RAMPS. The event will take place on February 18, 2019, from 5:00 PM-8:00 PM....

Midlo Art Students Earn Coveted Scholastic Key

Midlo Art Students Earn Coveted Scholastic Key

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

January 29, 2019


Filed under Visual Arts

Congratulations to our Visual Arts students, as the annual Scholastics Art & Writing Awards has announced the winners of Gold and Silver Keys to students who submitted their work to Scholastics. Scholastics Art and Writing Awards is the longest-running and most prestigious recognition program for creative young artists around the nati...

How to Celebrate the End of the 1st Semester

How to Celebrate the End of the 1st Semester

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

January 25, 2019


Filed under Student Life

The first semester of school came to a close today, Friday, January 25th. For Midlothian students, the well deserved half day allows time for a plethora of activities to celebrate the end of the semester. Students' accomplishments from the first semester are not to go unrewarded, thus the Midlo Scoo...

For What Are You Thankful?

For What Are You Thankful?

Carrie Rowley and Sarah Moskovitz

November 19, 2018


Filed under Special Features

As Thanksgiving approaches, Midlothian students and faculty reflect on what they are thankful for this holiday. I'm thankful for my family coming to town for Thanksgiving. - Mrs. Palenski, Midlo English I'm thankful for my mother. - Besmah Al-Ashari, 12th grade I'm thankful for my family. - Markeeha Y...

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