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Mr. Spewak Earns TRT Award

Mr. Spewak Earns TRT Award

Marisa Ruotolo, Midlo Scoop Staff

April 19, 2018


Filed under News from the Classroom

In April, Midlothian High School orchestra teacher, Mr. Taylor Fletcher, passed the Teachers Recognizing Teachers trophy to the IB Coordinator and English teacher, Mr. Mark Spewak. Congratulations! How long have you been teaching? This would be year number 13, all right here at Midlothian. Wh...

A Festival Around the World

A Festival Around the World

Nabiha Rais, Midlo Scoop Staff

April 16, 2018


Filed under IB, Showcase

195 countries. 7 continents. All in one world. Our society holds a diverse set of people with a particular cuisine, fashion, and art, creating a rich and vibrant culture. On Thursday, April 12, 2018, Midlo’s International Festival exhibited many of our world’s cultures through traditional dances and ...

Enjoying the IB Experience

Enjoying the IB Experience

Nabiha Rais, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 27, 2018


Filed under IB

Every year, numerous prospective applicants are accepted into Midlo’s International Baccalaureate (IB) program after careful review of each possible student. On Monday, March 19 and Friday, March 22, the IB program hosted the IB Shadow Day for accepted students looking to further understand the chall...

Mr. Fletcher Earns March TRT Award

Mr. Fletcher Earns March TRT Award

Katherine Krievs, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 8, 2018


Filed under News from the Classroom

In March, Midlo English teacher Mrs. Beth Morris passed the Teachers Recognizing Teachers Award to Midlo’s Orchestra teacher, Mr. Taylor Fletcher. Mrs. Morris felt “blown away during the Winter Concert” and found “Jinwoo Kim’s solo performance very impressive”.  Once an excited student at Midlo, Mr...

The Next IB Generation Emerges

The Next IB Generation Emerges

Nabiha Rais, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 16, 2018


Filed under IB

Every year, numerous prospective applicants apply for intense and rigorous specialty programs across Chesterfield County in order to strengthen their learning. On Saturday, February 10, 2018, Midlo’s International Baccalaureate (IB) program hosted the IB Interview Day for new applicants looking to j...

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...

IB Offers Fresh Perspectives

IB Offers Fresh Perspectives

Nour Goulmamine and Nabiha Rais

October 25, 2017


Filed under IB

What exactly is the International Baccalaureate (IB) program at Midlothian High School? On Thursday, October 19, 2017, students from different grade levels and schools visited the IB Open House receive answers to that very question. To begin the event, prospective families filed into the school, eager...

IB Bonding on the James

IB Bonding on the James

Nabiha Rais, Midlo Scoop Staff

September 21, 2017


Filed under IB, Showcase

On Friday, September 15, 2017, The International Baccalaureate Program (IB) held the annual IB Welcome Back Picnic, which allows IB families and faculty to have a chance to meet each other and make new memories before the rigorous coursework begins. Held at Robious Landing Park, the IB Picnic “allowed ...

A Taste of Summer

A Taste of Summer

Anna Chen, Staff Writer

May 30, 2017


Filed under Student Life

On Friday May 26, 2017, students celebrated the end of SOLs by gathering under the sun for a fun-filled picnic after what felt like an eternity of rainy weather. The sun cleared up just for this one special day for students and faculty to enjoy an hour of the warm and sunny weather with good friends. The...

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...

Exceptional New Arrivals

Exceptional New Arrivals

Nabiha Rais, Staff Writer

February 13, 2017


Filed under IB, Student Life

Every year, numerous prospective applicants apply for challenging specialty programs across Chesterfield County as a way to enhance their education. On Saturday, February 11, 2017, Midlo's International Baccalaureate (IB) program applicants visited on the IB Interview Day in an effort to join the r...

Congratulations, Mr. Spewak!

Congratulations, Mr. Spewak!

Emily Junkmann, Technology Editor

November 11, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

Congratulations to Mr. Mark Spewak, Midlo's IB Coordinator, on earning his National Board Certification in English. National Board Certification is the most respected certification teachers can earn. This certification was developed to recognize teachers across the country who go the extra mile to hel...

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