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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...

Midlothian Trojans Make a Splash

Midlothian Trojans Make a Splash

Emily Gundel, Midlo Scoop Staff

December 1, 2017


Filed under Winter Sports

Under the instruction of Coach Gene Bryson and Assistant Coach Garrett Graham, Midlothian swimmers start their first season as a VHSL sport this year. Last year as a club sport, Midlo closed out the season with a 5th place for girls and a 3rd place for boys. The end of the season brought tears and g...

Dia de los Muertos

Dia de los Muertos

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 1, 2017


Filed under Special Features

Dia de los Muertos translates to Day of the Dead, a holiday celebrated in central and southern Mexico on November 1st and 2nd. Even though this day of observation occurs simultaneously with the Catholic holiday All Saint’s Day, the native people have combined this with their own ancient faiths of honor...

Trojans Makes Their Mark at the Midlothian Apothecary

Trojans Makes Their Mark at the Midlothian Apothecary

Ashley Manheim, Sophie King, and Zoe Kopidis

October 27, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Many of Midlo's students, including seniors: Brad Lipsteuer, Jake Petrillo, Dylan Carson, Drew Mayo, Luke Manheim, Will Bates, and Ryan Klaiber, work at The Midlothian Apothecary, a beloved local pharmacy with an excellent little diner located inside. The apothecary has employed many Trojans over ...

The Gift of Freedom of Movement

The Gift of Freedom of Movement

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 5, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities

On Wednesday, September 27, 2017, RAMPS held its first informational meeting after school  in room 339. RAMPS stands for Ramp Access Made Possible by Students. It is an non-profit community service organization that builds wheelchair accessible ramps for people of low income families, or those who c...

Happy to Welcome Ms. Hargrave

Happy to Welcome Ms. Hargrave

Caitlin Woods, Midlo Scoop Staff

September 19, 2017


Filed under News from the Classroom

Ms. Morgan Hargrave, who teaches chemistry, is the most recent addition to Midlo's Science Department. What did you do before coming to Midlo? “I spent some time at LC Bird High School teaching chemistry. I was a teacher assisting in the ESL program. At the same time, I was getting my masters ...

Congrats, Midlo Boys Lacrosse

Congrats, Midlo Boys Lacrosse

Midlo Scoop Staff

May 31, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

On Tuesday, May 30, 2017, the Midlothian High School Conference 20 Champion Boys Lacrosse team defeated Salem High School 17-7 at Poates Stadium in the Regional Semi-final game. Highlights included Dillon Powell and Jason Goodwin both achieving the 100th Midlo career goal mark and Goodwin scoring 7 go...

A Difficult Farewell

A Difficult Farewell

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor

May 30, 2017


Filed under News from the Classroom

As society modernizes with every passing year, the integral nature of having an understanding of the natural world grows more and more important. Educators who teach science courses aimed at helping students view the ever-changing natural world play a key role in shaping the future of our society....

The Man, The Myth, The Legend

The Man, The Myth, The Legend

Lucas Via, Sports Editor

April 3, 2017


Filed under Spotlights

In recent years, Midlothian High School has developed a name for itself in the Virginia Track and Field community. From high flying jumpers to speedy sprinters, Midlo has produced numerous collegiate athletes who have excelled on all levels of competition. Sometimes, however, the kids who benefit ...

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...

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...

Trojans Ignite the Field

Trojans Ignite the Field

Sydney Van Horn and Lara Ann Douglas

October 11, 2016


Filed under Sports

With Homecoming festivities dwindling down, Hurricane Matthew was on the rise, but the storm held off long enough for the Trojans to play their Homecoming football game against the Manchester Lancers on October 9th. Once the Homecoming parade commenced and the elaborate floats made their way off the t...

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