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Students Celebrate Homecoming in High Style

Students Celebrate Homecoming in High Style

Maddie Burke, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 17, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

On October 14, 2017, students had a thrilling night at the 2017 homecoming dance. The dance began at eight o’clock, as students eagerly poured into the open commons and gym. The circus theme was displayed by the red and white streamers strung from the ceiling and the festive balloons hung throughout the g...

Homecoming Parade Showcases Circus Atmosphere

Homecoming Parade Showcases Circus Atmosphere

Samantha Johnson and Alyssa Marchese

October 17, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Spirit

On Friday, October 13, 2017, contrary to the rain, Midlothian classes, clubs, and royalty showed off their school spirit in the annual Homecoming Parade. Students, teachers, and parents alike gathered at the Midlothian High School track to watch the processions take place. Midlo fans enjoyed bursts of ma...

Too Tired Tuesday

Too Tired Tuesday

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 10, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Spirit

On Tuesday, October 10, 2017, Midlothian students' excitement continued, as they participated in the second spirit day of 2017 Homecoming Spirit Week, Too Tired Tuesday. Students rolled out of bed and happily spent all day in comfortable pajamas, onesies, slippers, and sweats. Tomorrow is Out Of This W...

Teachers Take on Twin Day

Teachers Take on Twin Day

Midlo Scoop Staff

May 3, 2017


Filed under Student Life

To celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week, Midlo faculty and students took on Twin Day on Wednesday, May 3. From movie characters to little girls, the creativity had  no bounds!

Spreading Minty Cheer

Spreading Minty Cheer

Michael DeMatteo, Marketing Editor; Staff Writer

December 12, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities

'Tis the season to be jolly, which is exactly what the Trojans for Tomorrow Club’s December service project creates. The Kindness Kanes they produce aim to spread joy and a little word of encouragement to students as they enter the building the Friday before exam week. Club members greeted stude...

Spin, Spin, Spin to Win!

Spin, Spin, Spin to Win!

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer

November 9, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities

Come one! Come all to Chick-fil-a for Midlo Scoop Spirit Night! On November 1st, the Scoop staff manned Westchester Commons Chick-Fil-A Spirit Night to raise money for the newspaper. Around 5 pm, business at the prize wheel started slowly, with faculty members comprising the only customers. Thinking...

Floating Into Space

Floating Into Space

Emily Peachee, Managing Editor

October 12, 2016


Filed under Spirit

On Friday October 7, 2016, Midlo clubs, organizations, and sports teams showed off their school spirit in the annual Homecoming parade. Since the theme this year revolved around Space, the floats were each specially decorated to reflect the organization, as well as aspects from the solar system or space-...

Spirit Friday: Get Hype!

Spirit Friday: Get Hype!

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer

October 7, 2016


Filed under Spirit

To top off the end of Spirit Week and get ready for the pep rally, students dressed in their assigned colors or attire. Seniors kept up with the tradition and wore togas and crowns. Many had trouble tying and creating their togas, so they enlisted the help of friends and teachers. Senior class officers...

Thrift Shop Thursday: Poppin’ Tags

Thrift Shop Thursday: Poppin’ Tags

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer

October 6, 2016


Filed under Spirit

To top off the end of Spirit Week, Midlo students hit Goodwill and Salvation Army to dress from head to toe in thrifted attire. Many students did not know what to wear, so they simply wore mismatched clothing. Others wore fur coats and wild patterns. Senior Eddie Thomas looked as if he had just set ...

Workout Wednesday: Let’s Get Physical!

Workout Wednesday: Let’s Get Physical!

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer

October 5, 2016


Filed under Spirit

Olivia Newton John's classic song, "Let's Get Physical" streamed through the Midlo halls, as students dressed in workout gear on the third day of Spirit Week: Workout Wednesday. Most students decided to just keep it casual with sweatpants, running shorts, and a t-shirt; however, a few brought the 80's...

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...

Malibu Monday: Midlo or Tropical Oasis?

Malibu Monday: Midlo or Tropical Oasis?

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer

October 3, 2016


Filed under Spirit

To kick off Spirit Week, students came pouring through the doors in their best Hawaiian attire. The entire student body turned the halls of Midlo into a tropical oasis. Leis, Hawaiian shirts, and Chacos proved the most worn items. Other students went all out by adding coconut bras or grass skirts. Khaki...

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