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Class of 2019 Elects Senior Officers

Class of 2019 Elects Senior Officers

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

April 23, 2018


Filed under Student Life

On the day before Spring Break, Midlo Principal Shawn Abel announced the results of the Class of 2019 senior elections. Congratulations to the following students, who will represent their class next year: President Sujeet Alwin, Vice President Josue Candelaria, Secretary Amanda Chok, Treasurer Dala...

Performing Arts Students Cruise Into Spring Break

Performing Arts Students Cruise Into Spring Break

Merrill Livingston, Midlo Scoop Staff

April 11, 2018


Filed under Performing Arts, Showcase

At midnight on March 28, 2018, Midlo's orchestra, band, color guard, and dance team, joined together to travel to the Bahamas by cruise. Students' excitement grew as Principal Shawn Abel, Mr. Gordon Rawls, and Mr. Taylor Fletcher,  loaded the charter buses ready for the fourteen hour drive to the Ja...

Señora Smith Wins Award for Innovation

Señora Smith Wins Award for Innovation

Bettina Staudt and Emily Gundel

April 10, 2018


Filed under News from the Classroom

On Thursday, March 29, 2018, Señora JoAna Smith, who teaches Spanish I and III at Midlothian High School, received the Jane Crouch-Reider Award. Señora Smith earned her B.A in Spanish from Randolph-Macon College and her ESL Certification from George Washington University. This is her 12th year teaching a...

Davis Lends Talents to Midlo Orchestra

Davis Lends Talents to Midlo Orchestra

Carrie Rowley and Caitlin Woods

March 19, 2018


Filed under Performing Arts

Midlo junior Trajan Davis is deeply involved in the Midlothian Orchestra Department. He has played the violin since fifth grade, for the past year, he has worked to learn the piano. Davis spends his free time composing his own music and sharing his songs with others. He says,  “My love for music and...

Senior Faculty Basketball Game Approaches

Senior Faculty Basketball Game Approaches

Joy Li and Merrill Livingston

March 19, 2018


Filed under Student Life

The 2018 senior class officers, with the help of the Senior Class Council, will host the annual Senior Faculty Basketball game on March, 30th, 2018, the last Friday before Spring Break. Be sure to buy your ticket to see the ultimate test of strength and agility in the battle between the senior class...

What’s Your Sign? March Midlo HoroScoops

What’s Your Sign? March Midlo HoroScoops

Merrill Livingston and Joy Li

March 15, 2018


Filed under Special Features

Aries (March 21-April 19): This month, don’t fear being overbearing. Express your love and passion with the utmost sincerity, and you will be gifted with the same. You aren’t easily brought down, so take your upcoming challenges with full strength, whether it is a difficult test, a rut in a relati...

March Madness: Battle of the Books

March Madness: Battle of the Books

Carrie Rowley and Caitlin Woods

March 12, 2018


Filed under Midlo Library

The Midlothian High School Library kicks off its very own March Madness celebration with an innovative, new twist of the typical March Madness basketball bracket. The Midlo librarians recently created a "book bracket," which allows books to compete head-to-head in order to win the greatest title,  Midlo Book...

Amazing Cellist Shares His Story

Amazing Cellist Shares His Story

Merrill Livingston, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 8, 2018


Filed under A & E

Jason Hwang, a cellist in the Midlothian High School orchestra, has just come off a year in Korea, where he furthered his musical career and studied, and he continues to succeed back in Midlothian.  Jason is a part of the IB class of 2019 and is paving his way in the Midlo family. He has recently joi...

School Counselors Offer Assistance

School Counselors Offer Assistance

Caitlin Woods and Carrie Rowley

March 1, 2018


Filed under Midlo School Counseling

As school counselors continue to work with students on scheduling for the 2018-2019, it is important that all students know who there guidance counselors are. In order to reduce confusion, the counseling office has provided a list of the counselors with their students. listed by last name initials. Mr...

Band Students Audition for All-Virginia Band

Band Students Audition for All-Virginia Band

Merrill Livingston, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 1, 2018


Filed under A & E

On February 24, 2018, both Matthew Tignor and Paul Covert had to opportunity to try out for All-Virginia Band at James Madison University. Both outstanding band students were happy to represent Midlo at the auditions. After earning a spot in Senior Regional Band, both Tignor and Covert qualified ...

Stunning Singing Stars Shine Brightly

Stunning Singing Stars Shine Brightly

Merrill Livingston, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 23, 2018


Filed under Performing Arts

On Friday, February 16, 2018, Midlothian choral groups came together for the annual Night Of Stars to showcase their seasonal routines. City Lights, Rhythmic Drive, Chamber Ensemble, Pitch Perfect, and Just For Show, accompanied by the amazing Show Choir Band, highlighted their talent for a huge audience....

Gym Thursday Promotes Physical Activity

Gym Thursday Promotes Physical Activity

Merrill Livingston and Joy Li

February 23, 2018


Filed under Student Life

On Thursday, February 22, 2018, Midlothian students and faculty suited up in their best athletic garb to celebrate Student Wellness Team's first Wellness Spirit Week. Thursday was dedicated to call attention to the importance of an hour of physical activity per day, whether it be hitting the gym or going...

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