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Young Patriots club honors fallen heroes

Young Patriots club honors fallen heroes

Midlo Scoop Staff

May 28, 2019

In honor of Memorial Day, on Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at 9:00 a.m. at the entrance of Midlothian High School, several faculty members and students surrounded the flagpole and the memorial for 1997 Midlo graduate, Major Charles A. Ransom, for a wreath-laying ceremony to honor those who have made the ul...

New Gazebo Honors the Heart of a Champion

New Gazebo Honors the Heart of a Champion

Zinzi Symister, Midlo Scoop Staff

May 3, 2019

On Saturday, April 20, 2019, Girls Tennis alumni, current players, and friends gathered at the tennis courts for an afternoon of remembrance and celebration in support of Midlo Girls Tennis Coach, Mr. Ben Pomeroy. Over the past six years, he has worked closely with Principal Shawn Abel to beautify t...

Midlo Masquerades Into the Night

Midlo Masquerades Into the Night

Rachel Bybee and Carrie Rowley

April 29, 2019

 On Saturday, April 27, 2019, the John Marshall Ballroom hosted Midlothian High School’s annual Promenade event in downtown Richmond. Friends and couples met prior to the dance to take pictures and eat dinner before making their way to the hotel for a night to remember. At the John Marshall Ballro...

National Honor Society Welcomes New Members

National Honor Society Welcomes New Members

Brent Novey, Midlo Scoop

March 27, 2019

On March 22, 2019, Midlothian's National Honor Society (NHS) inducted new members from the 2019 and 2020 classes. To qualify for NHS, students must maintain a 3.6 overall GPA and exhibit the four main pillars of the society: scholarship, service, leadership, and character. Current members of NHS g...

Principal Shawn Abel Changes the Game

Principal Shawn Abel Changes the Game

Ashley Manheim, Editor-in-Chief

February 21, 2019

On Thursday, February 7, 2019, CCPS Superintendent Dr. Mervin B. Daugherty traveled to Midlothian High School to deliver the Chesterfield County Public Schools Game Changer Award to Principal Shawn Abel. Daughtery began this practice when he joined CCPS this year as superintendent to show apprec...

The Perspectives of IB

The Perspectives of IB

Nabiha Rais, Copy Editor & IB Correspondent

October 31, 2018

On Thursday, October 18, 2018, students from different grade levels and schools visited the IB Open House to learn about Midlothian High School’s International Baccalaureate (IB) program. Before the event began, prospective families entered the school, ready to learn and understand the IB program. ...

Midlo Service Learning Joins Trojan Nations Team

Midlo Service Learning Joins Trojan Nations Team

Caitlin Woods and Carrie Rowley

September 14, 2018

This year’s Trojan Nations Sidekicks and Service Learning Council members and their sponsors worked hard over the summer to ensure that the Freshman Orientation was a success. With coordination efforts from Assistant Principal Denise Bowes and Trojan Nations faculty advisers, Mrs. Lauri Jones, Mrs....

The Life Lessons Learned

The Life Lessons Learned

Rachel Bybee, Midlo Scoop Staff

May 29, 2018

Over the school year, students have pushed themselves with challenging classes, working hard to better themselves. Sometimes they learn life lessons along the way, some intended and some accidental. With the school year nearly behind us, they took time to reflect.  What was the most impactful life lesson y...

Cookies, Carols, and Cocoa for CCPS Bus Drivers

Cookies, Carols, and Cocoa for CCPS Bus Drivers

Joy Li, Midlo Scoop Staff

December 8, 2017

On the chilly morning of December 8, 2017, Midlo class officers and SCA officers joined Principal Shawn Abel and Associate Principal Elizabeth Baber for the annual tradition of delivering Christmas carols, homemade cookies and cocoa to the hardworking CCPS bus drivers. The student leaders believe that the ...

New Electronic Parent/Teacher Conferences

New Electronic Parent/Teacher Conferences

Principal Shawn Abel

September 21, 2017

Midlo has gone electronic this year to schedule our parent/teacher conferences on  November 6th.  The hours for our official parent/teacher conference day are 8:00 am - 4:00 pm with some blocked off times for breaks and lunch. Parents can visit https://www.ptcfast.com/schools/Midlothian_High_School (also located on our school website) to schedule conferences for your students. Parents will click on the general link to create an account.  PTCFast will email parents a specific link, which they can then follow to create their own conferences.  Parents will see a list of all of our teachers when they access the scheduling site.  Click on the name of the teachers with whom you would like to schedule a conference and select the times.  If a time slot has already been taken by anoth...

Freshman Feels

Freshman Feels

Caitlin Woods, Midlo Scoop Staff

September 19, 2017

This year,  Midlothian High School welcomes over 400 new freshmen to the Midlo family! After a three-month summer vacation, students enjoyed an exciting first week of classes. One week in, and students are already making new friends and becoming familiar with the high school staff. Transitioning...

Class of 2017 Says Goodbye

Class of 2017 Says Goodbye

Sydney Van Horn and Merrill Livingston

June 8, 2017

After months of anticipation and weeks of planning and preparing for one of the most important days of their lives, the Midlothian High School Class of 2017's big day had finally arrived, Graduation Day. On Wednesday, June 7, 2017, at the Siegel Center, the Class of 2017 donned their caps and gowns and...

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