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River Jam Raises Mental Health Awareness

River Jam Raises Mental Health Awareness

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 25, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Special Features

River Jam, an annual, local event, took place from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm on Saturday, March 23, 2019 to benefit the Cameron K. Gallagher (CKG) Foundation. Gallagher's family created the CKG Foundation to raise awareness for teens with depression and anxiety, in hopes of positively shifting society's current ...

Midlo Scoop Exceeds Three Thousand Stories

Midlo Scoop Exceeds Three Thousand Stories

Rachel Bybee, A&E Editor

March 7, 2019


Filed under News from the Classroom

Midlo English teacher Mrs. Jackie Tully began Midlo Scoop, CCPS's first online newspaper, in September of 2012. In the seven years since, the online site has published, 3, 460 (and counting) stories, keeping the Midlo community "in the loop". Since the first version of the newspaper, the Midlo Scoop h...

Trojan Boys Basketball Battles Bird

Trojan Boys Basketball Battles Bird

Maddie Burke and Erin Junkmann

December 7, 2018


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

On Wednesday, December 5, 2018, the Midlothian Trojans Boys Varsity Basketball Team opened their season with a home game against the L.C. Bird Skyhawks. Entering this season off last year's 15-13 record, the Trojans hoped to capitalize on this opportunity to play some of their toughest competition. ...

A Taste of Culture

A Taste of Culture

Carrie Rowley and Caitlin Woods

October 18, 2018


Filed under A & E

The Richmond Folk Festival is Richmond’s largest event. More popular than River Rock, the Folk Festival brings spectators from across the country to Richmond’s riverfront to enjoy folk music from all around the world. The 2018 Richmond Folk Festival took place from Friday, October 12, to Sunday, O...

Girls Volleyball Serves a Win to Seniors

Girls Volleyball Serves a Win to Seniors

Erin Junkmann, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 15, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports

With the regular fall sports season nearing a close, many teams are starting to celebrate senior athletes who will graduate in the spring of 2019. On Tuesday, October 9, 2018, the Midlothian High School Lady Trojan Volleyball Team celebrated its incredible athletes for their time playing in a Midlo unifo...

Science Department Welcomes Four New Additions

Science Department Welcomes Four New Additions

Carrie Rowley and Emily Vanlandingham

September 27, 2018


Filed under News from the Classroom

As summer came to an end, new students and rising freshmen weren't the only ones looking forward to the 2018-2019 school year. Midlo's Science Department welcomes four new teachers: Biology teachers Ms. Rachel Hill, Ms. Jordan Liesfeld, and Mr. Zachary Woodland, and Earth Science teacher Mr. Scott Burns. ...

The Trojan Times: Fall Newsletter

The Trojan Times: Fall Newsletter

Mrs. Loretta Speller and Carrie Rowley

September 14, 2018


Filed under Midlo School Counseling

Check out the entire Trojan Times: Fall Newsletter. Highlights include: Important Dates September 17th: Back to School Night: Senior Sit Down (5:45), Meeting in Theatre (6:00), and Class Visits (7:00) September 19th: Senior Convocation (morning) October 6th: 12th Annual Richmond VA Colleg...

We’ll Miss You, Mrs. Graham

We’ll Miss You, Mrs. Graham

Emily Gundel, Midlo Scoop Staff

June 4, 2018


Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

For 35 years, Mrs. Michelle Graham has filled the halls of Midlothian High School with beautiful music. As the chorus director, she teaches Advanced Mixed Chorus, Chamber Ensemble; Jazz Show Choir, Just For Show; Girls Show Choir, City Lights; Vocal Ensemble; and Piano Lab. Along with her classes, Mrs. Grah...

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...

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...

Spring Break Staycation? We Have Suggestions!

Spring Break Staycation? We Have Suggestions!

Sarah Moskovitz and Anna Chen

March 6, 2018


Filed under Special Features

As Spring Break quickly approaches, the Midlo Scoop staff put together plans and activities for those opting for a relaxing vacation at home. Want to do something fun and grab a snack within a few miles?  Swift Creek Reservoir Mid-Lothian Mines Park Robious Landing Park Putt-Putt Richmond Aquarium Brick House Diner ...

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