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Midlo Boasts All County Band Talent

Midlo Boasts All County Band Talent

Mr. Gordon Rawls, Midlothian High School Director of Bands

January 16, 2018


Filed under Performing Arts, Showcase

All County Band was held at Monacan High School on January 11-12, 2018.  The Guest Conductor was Amy Birdsong, one of the Band Directors at JMU and a graduate of Thomas Dale High School. Midlothian students who participated were: Savannah Stone, flute Alysse Williams, Bb clarinet Andrew P...

Midlo Wins in Triple Overtime Thriller

Midlo Wins in Triple Overtime Thriller

Riley Townsend, Sophie King, and Zoe Kopidis

January 11, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Winter Sports

On Wednesday, January 3, 2018, the Midlo Trojans Men's Basketball team hosted the rival Cosby Titans in what shaped up to be one of the most thrilling games of the season. Henry Davis led the way with 16 points on 6/12 shooting from the field, while Justin Penn added a team high 7 rebounds. In a game fueled by e...

Spotlight On Sam Perez

Spotlight On Sam Perez

Katherine Krievs, Midlo Scoop Staff

January 11, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Spotlights

On January 8, 2018, Sam Perez, a freshman, attended her first Pre-Calculus II class at John Tyler Community College. Advanced mathematics have fascinated Perez for as long as she can remember. She explains, “I’ve always tested out of my grade level for math, but I began taking harder courses in mi...

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...

Cookies, Carols, and Cocoa for CCPS Bus Drivers

Cookies, Carols, and Cocoa for CCPS Bus Drivers

Joy Li, Midlo Scoop Staff

December 8, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities, Showcase

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 ...

Adamik Enriches Kindergarteners

Adamik Enriches Kindergarteners

Joy Li, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 29, 2017


Filed under News from the Classroom, Showcase

In her second year of taking Service Learning, senior Megan Adamik has the opportunity to travel down the road to the neighboring elementary school, J.B. Watkins, to work with Mrs. Michele McMullen's kindergarten class. On November 20, 2017, Adamik began her lesson with story time, reading a Thanks...

Charlie Brown Captivates Audiences

Charlie Brown Captivates Audiences

Merrill Livingston and Joy Li

November 27, 2017


Filed under Performing Arts, Showcase

On November 16-18, 2017, the Midlothian High School Theatre Department performed a nostalgic show based on the Peanuts comic strip: You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown, directed by Mrs. Katherine Baugher and Leah Besser. The show transformed the auditorium into a school playground and turned all the ca...

Hicks Encourages Young Voters

Hicks Encourages Young Voters

Alyssa Marchese and Samantha Johnson

November 21, 2017


Filed under News from the Classroom, Showcase

On Wednesday, November 8, 2017, during her Service Learning placement in Mrs. Adrienne Haskins' first grade classroom, Midlo senior Hayden Hicks participated in a belated Election Day at J. B. Watkins Elementary. Students came to school wearing red, white, and blue, ready to participate in this carefull...

Midlo Falls in State Volleyball Championship

Midlo Falls in State Volleyball Championship

Riley Towsend and Zoe Kopidis

November 21, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

On November 16, 2017, the Midlothian High School Volleyball team reached a feat that very few teams in Midlo history have achieved. At 1:00 pm, the VCU Siegel Center played host to the Midlo Volleyball team, as they competed for a state title. For the second time in four years, the Trojans fought deep ...

Midlo XC Team Takes On States

Midlo XC Team Takes On States

Katherine Krievs, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 21, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

On November 10, 2017, Midlo’s Cross Country team competed in the VHSL Region 4A State Cross Country Championship at Great Meadows. This competition hosts the finest athletes in the state, and every competitor in attendance wants to win a state title. The meet challenged and pushed every athlete to t...

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