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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, ...

Catching Up With Mr. Davis

Catching Up With Mr. Davis

Katherine Krievs, Midlo Scoop Staff

September 21, 2017


Filed under News from the Classroom

With the school year in full swing, Mr. Nick Davis, a biology teacher, is loving life at Midlo. He most recently taught at Meadowbrook, is Canadian, and follows the Detroit Red Wings; looking into his classroom, one can spot a Canadian flag, Red Wings foam fingers, and stained glass art.  What w...

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...

Davis Dives In

Davis Dives In

Emily Gundel, Midlo Scoop Staff

September 19, 2017


Filed under News from the Classroom

What do you like most about English? I enjoy the reading aspect of English the most, specifically non-fiction. Reading about others’ lives and how they dealt with certain situations, which includes adversity or other challenging scenarios have always been interesting to me.  What other school...

Devoted Ms. Douglas Departs

Devoted Ms. Douglas Departs

Anna Chen, Staff Writer

May 30, 2017


Filed under News from the Classroom

As the 2016-17 school year comes to a close, Midlo says goodbye to their seniors but also to some of their faculty as well. This year, Midlothian High School will say farewell to Ms. Geri Douglas of the Health and Physical Education Department. Ms. Douglas, a Midlothian High School alum, went to th...

Learning Every Note, Rhythm, and Story

Learning Every Note, Rhythm, and Story

Merrill Livingston, Staff Writer

May 16, 2017


Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

As soon as the curtains open to any musical, the audience hears music but automatically searches for the actors. Most of the time, those behind the curtains, in between the props, or at the back of the stage, feel content to let the actors take the spotlight, but those behind the scenes of production...

An Eventful ICDC

An Eventful ICDC

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer

May 9, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

On April 26 - 30, 2017, four of Midlothian High School's extremely talented DECA members: Bethany Crisp, Jay Gonzalez, Andy Hayes, and Jack Stid, along with their club sponsor, Mrs. Carolyn Manheim, traveled to Anaheim, California, to compete in the International Career Development Conference (I...

Learning How to Lead

Learning How to Lead

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer

May 1, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Every year, ten students from each high school in Chesterfield County Public Schools are accepted to attend the Chesterfield County Public Schools Student Leadership Institute at Manchester Middle School over the summer. Students attend the institute to improve skills related to leadership, communicat...

Rockin’ Rhythms

Rockin’ Rhythms

Merrill Livingston, Midlo Scoop Staff Writer

April 28, 2017


Filed under A & E

On Saturday April 22, 2017, Midlothian High School Orchestra ventured to Clover Hill High School for the annual CCPS Fine Arts Festival.  Mr. Justin Williams, Clover Hill High School's Orchestra teacher, asked the Trojan Orchestra to perform at the annual festival.  Students attending the CCPS Fine Ar...

Trojans Win Battle Against Titans

Trojans Win Battle Against Titans

Merrill Livingston, Midlo Scoop staff

March 30, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities

On Saturday, March 25, 2017, the Midlothian Trojans and the Cosby Titans met for a battle of wits to compete in Battle of the Brains. With stellar performances by: Nadia Hassan, Hayden Calhoun, Matthew Tignor, and Jared Wilson, the Trojans were victorious with a score of 310 to 160. Congrats, Midlo Battle...

Helping Prevent Cancer One Strike at a Time

Helping Prevent Cancer One Strike at a Time

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor

March 13, 2017


Filed under Student Life

It is no secret. Cancer is serious, entailing a group of diseases that involve abnormal cell growth that take an estimated 8.2 million lives worldwide every year. In the United States, colon cancer is the third leading type of cancer in males and the fourth in females. Hit Cancer Below the Belt (H...

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...

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