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Midlothian Bowls to Prevent Colorectal Cancer

Midlothian Bowls to Prevent Colorectal Cancer

Joy Li, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Unfortunately, it is well known that cancer is a leading cause of death. The American Cancer Society states that "colorectal cancer (CRC) is the second most commonly diagnosed cancer in both men and women".  Melinda Conklin's Hitting Cancer Below the Belt (HCB2) fights for the cause of preventing thi...

IB Class of 2017 Students Return to Receive Diplomas

IB Class of 2017 Students Return to Receive Diplomas

Nabiha Rais, Midlo Scoop Staff

January 11, 2018


Filed under IB, Showcase, Student Life

The International Baccalaureate (IB) Program expects dedication, commitment, and arduous effort from all of its students. Based on how well each quality is executed, students in the program are rewarded for their efforts by receiving the IB Diploma & Certificates. This provides honor and distinc...

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...

Senior Class Feeds the Hungry

Senior Class Feeds the Hungry

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer

November 21, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities

To help benefit the community, the Midlo Senior Class Council hosted a school-wide food drive. During their October meeting, the members decorated collection boxes with pictures of foods needed for donation to capture the attention of students. They placed the boxes in the front office, the closed commons,...

Bonding Over Breakfast

Bonding Over Breakfast

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer

October 28, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities

On October 26, 2016, during Midlo Morning, the aromatic, mouthwatering scents of muffins, donuts, and other delicious breakfast treats wafted through the Midlothian High School closed commons, as many new Midlo students and Trojans for Tomorrow members filed into the room.The new students lined up to pile t...

Loco Hoco!

Loco Hoco!

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer

October 11, 2016


Filed under Spirit

Freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors could not have prepared for the level of excitement that was the Midlothian High School 2016 Homecoming Dance. The gym looked spectacular with its space theme and tons of balloons. Students also loved the big USA balloon creation at the entrance. On October 8t...

On Tour Tuesday: Topping the Charts

On Tour Tuesday: Topping the Charts

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer

October 4, 2016


Filed under Spirit

Spirit Week continues! On Tuesday, October 4th, students came to school dressed in gold chains, sweatpants, cowboy boots, and hats. With the option to portray many different types of music, some decided to show off their inner rocker with a leather jacket and combat boots. Many dressed classic country...

Goooo Midlo!

Goooo Midlo!

Ashley Manheim, Staff Writer

September 26, 2016


Filed under Spotlights

What does Mr. Shawn Abel, beloved principal of Midlothian High School and former math teacher, do all day? Everyone knows that he is the principal, but what does that mean? Is it as glamorous and effortless as television portrays it to be? Is it much harder, with piles and piles of paperwork never disappea...

Morning of Books and Fun

Morning of Books and Fun

Merrill Livingston, Staff Writer

September 26, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

Over the summer, Midlo students entered into the Summer Reading Celebration by completing different activities with their summer books, including taking a selfie. Those students who met the summer reading requirements and submitted those activities attended the Summer Reading Celebration during Midl...

September Students of the Month

September Students of the Month

Midlo Scoop Staff

September 20, 2016


Filed under Spotlights

Congratulations, September Students of the Month! Countless staff members have observed the September male student of the month helping around the school in a variety of ways, particularly at orientation.  Along with many other students at orientation, he served as a helpful sidekick.  However, thi...

Learning from Experience

Learning from Experience

Kate Muehlbauer, Page Editor

April 5, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

On Friday, February 5, Principal Shawn Abel visited Mrs.Tully’s Service Learning Teachers for Tomorrow class to answer questions that the future teachers had for him and discuss issues about the education field from the administrative standpoint before their new placements at either the elementa...

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