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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...

D1 on the Field and # 1 in Your Heart

D1 on the Field and # 1 in Your Heart

Sydney Van Horn, Staff Writer

May 23, 2016


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

As the 2015-2016 school year winds down, so does the spring sports season, and with that, the Midlothian Girls’ Lacrosse Team's amazing run throughout the past three months. Without this devoted group of girls, a stellar coaching staff, the four junior co-captains, and star player Natalie Webster...

Société Honoraire de Français

Société Honoraire de Français

Michael DeMatteo, Staff Writer

April 27, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

On Tuesday, April 26, Société Honoraire de Français (SHF) held its annual induction ceremony recognizing the many achievements of various Midlothian High School students enrolled in the French program. A formal ceremony followed by a desert-reception was held in the MHS library and included stude...

First-Year Teacher Spotlight

First-Year Teacher Spotlight

Sydney Van Horn and Merrill Livingston, Staff Writers

March 23, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

1) When you aren’t teaching, what is your favorite activity to do outside of school? As a first year teacher, I don't find myself with a lot of free time, and what free time I do have is mainly consumed by coaching the varsity girls soccer team, which I love. On the weekends, however, I like to...

March Female Student of the Month

March Female Student of the Month

Eddie Thomas, Staff Writer

March 23, 2016


Filed under Spotlights

Our female student of the month is a student aide and works with our students with autism every day.  She demonstrates kindness, confidence, and understanding when working and interacting with the students.  She helps with their academics, as well as their communication and social skills.  She e...

The Art of Oration

The Art of Oration

Neha Kulkarni and Michael DeMatteo

March 17, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities

Public speaking, one of the most common fears faced today,  is the process or action of performing a speech focused around an individual directly speaking to a live audience. While many are intimidated by public speaking, Midlothian High School forensicators have surmounted this fear. Whether attacking...

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