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Bailey Breaks All Boundaries

Bailey Breaks All Boundaries

Nour Goulmamine, Midlo Scoop Staff

April 10, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Spotlights

With senior Brooke Bailey’s bright and impressive charm, plus her passion to help others, it’s no surprise that Midlothian High School recently named her the senior Student of the Year. Ranked 8th out of 362 for the graduating class of 2018, Bailey has reached above and beyond to help her community ...

Davis Lends Talents to Midlo Orchestra

Davis Lends Talents to Midlo Orchestra

Carrie Rowley and Caitlin Woods

March 19, 2018


Filed under Performing Arts

Midlo junior Trajan Davis is deeply involved in the Midlothian Orchestra Department. He has played the violin since fifth grade, for the past year, he has worked to learn the piano. Davis spends his free time composing his own music and sharing his songs with others. He says,  “My love for music and...

Dunn Dominates Pole Vault

Dunn Dominates Pole Vault

Maddie Burke, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Spotlights

On February 23-24, 2018, the 4A Indoor Track Meet took place in Salem, Virginia. Midlo sent multiple qualifying athletes to compete, including senior pole vaulter, McKenna Dunn. Dunn has never failed to impress in her event, setting the school record as a sophomore. As the only pole vaulter on the team...

School Counselors Offer Assistance

School Counselors Offer Assistance

Caitlin Woods and Carrie Rowley

March 1, 2018


Filed under Midlo School Counseling

As school counselors continue to work with students on scheduling for the 2018-2019, it is important that all students know who there guidance counselors are. In order to reduce confusion, the counseling office has provided a list of the counselors with their students. listed by last name initials. Mr...

Spotlight on: Marta Lotero: La Reina de España

Spotlight on: Marta Lotero: La Reina de España

Marisa Ruotolo and Nour Goulmamine

February 21, 2018


Filed under Spotlights

Junior Marta Lotero Gimenez was born and raised in Madrid, Spain. As part of a student exchange program, she will live in Midlothian for 10 months, experiencing American culture. Q: How did you learn to speak English fluently? A: I started learning it in school when I was four. The English that we learn is a...

Changing the Face of Cancer Care

Changing the Face of Cancer Care

Nour Goulmamine, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 9, 2018


Filed under Spotlights

On Saturday, February 3, 2018,  junior Maggie McDermott spent the day with cancer survivors at a kickoff party to raise awareness for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS), an organization that works to not only find a cure for leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease, and myeloma, but also to ...

Changing Lives for the Children of Romania

Changing Lives for the Children of Romania

Caitlin Woods and Carrie Rowley

January 23, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Spotlights

Midlothian High School junior Hannah Bridges annually volunteers with her church, West End Assembly of God, in Romania, to help orphans find new homes. On November 3, 2017, Bridges’ plane touched down in Budapest, where she began her journey at the orphanage of Oradea, Caminul Felix, reconstructing homes a...

November Employee of the Month

November Employee of the Month

Carrie Rowley and Caitlin Woods

November 15, 2017


Filed under Midlo Library, Spotlights

On Monday, November 13, Assistant Principal Mr. Robert Gifford announced the November Employees of the Month. Due to their hard work, enthusiasm, and creativity, the November Employee of the Month award was bestowed upon the Midlothian High School librarian team: Ms. Dawson, Ms. Mazzanti, and Mrs. Murfee...

The Gift of Freedom of Movement

The Gift of Freedom of Movement

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 5, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities

On Wednesday, September 27, 2017, RAMPS held its first informational meeting after school  in room 339. RAMPS stands for Ramp Access Made Possible by Students. It is an non-profit community service organization that builds wheelchair accessible ramps for people of low income families, or those who c...

Hello, Mrs. Hall

Hello, Mrs. Hall

Carrie Rowley, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 3, 2017


Filed under News from the Classroom

Midlothian High School Welcomes Mrs. Anna Hall to the Exceptional Education Program. What did you do before you came to Midlothian High? I taught in Northern Virginia for 3 years.  What drove you to come to Midlo? I am originally from the area, and my husband and I decided to move back home.  What is one w...

Fresh Face in the Art Place

Fresh Face in the Art Place

Samantha Johnson, Midlo Scoop Staff

September 15, 2017


Filed under News from the Classroom

At the beginning of this year Midlo High had the fortunate opportunity to welcome Ms. Kristen Joswick to the art department! Not only is Mrs. Joswick new to Midlo, but this is also her first year teaching. She earned her B.F.A. in fashion design from Virginia Commonwealth University and her teaching...

Signing Into Midlo

Signing Into Midlo

Katherine Krievs, Midlo Scoop Staff

September 13, 2017


Filed under News from the Classroom

As the school year kicks off, Mr. Peter Nalls begins his teaching career in American Sign Language here at Midlothian High School. Although he has only taught at Midlo for two weeks, he has already acquired tremendous respect from the faculty as well as his students, mainly because of his kind heart a...

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