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Spotlight on: Ntirampeba Joseline

Spotlight on: Ntirampeba Joseline

Katherine Krievs, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 13, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Spotlights

On October 13, 2017, Ntirampeba Joseline, a freshman at Midlo, officially became a U.S. Citizen. Ten years ago, her family moved to America from Tanzania. Joseline and her sister, Marceline Habonimana, attended their citizenship ceremony at Midlothian Middle School, alongside forty-four other minors. ...

DECA Takes On Charlottesville

DECA Takes On Charlottesville

Ashley Manheim, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 13, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities, Showcase

On Wednesday, November 1, 2017, Midlo's avid business enthusiasts and DECA members traveled to Charlottesville, Virginia, to tour The Lawn, where the best and brightest of the University of Virginia (UVA) students live, as well as the John Paul Jones Arena (JPJ). DECA is a club that focuses on “preparing future leade...

Midlo November All Stars

Midlo November All Stars

Mr. Robert Gifford and Sarah Moskovitz

November 13, 2017


Filed under News from the Classroom, Showcase

Congratulations, Hunter Forsythe and Trinity Hicks, Midlo's November Students of the Month! Our November male student of the month invited a new student on his homecoming events, helping him to look sharp and feel comfortable, a thoughtful way to welcome him into the Midlo school community. Cong...

Midlo Library Presents IRL Gaming Event

Midlo Library Presents IRL Gaming Event

Sarah Moskovitz and Caitlin Woods

November 13, 2017


Filed under Midlo Library, Showcase

On November 2, 2017, the Midlo High Library hosted an IRL Gaming event in collaboration with Mr. Ben Java's STEM Club. The event kicked off with students forming groups and picking out the board games they wanted to play. After everyone chose a game, the teams went into the library’s kitchen to p...

Mr. Java Recognizes Mr. Paul Parker

Mr. Java Recognizes Mr. Paul Parker

Joy Li, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 13, 2017


Filed under News from the Classroom, Showcase

October recipient of the Teachers Recognizing Teachers award, Mr. Ben Java, passed the cup to Mr. Paul Parker to recognize his exemplary work at Midlothian High School. For 26 years, Mr. Parker has taught science at Midlothian, specializing in Chemistry. Mr. Java decided to give the award to Mr. ...

Midlothian Football Celebrates Senior Night

Midlothian Football Celebrates Senior Night

Sophie King, Merrill Livingston, and Joy Li

November 13, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase, TLN

On Friday, November 3rd, the seniors on the Midlothian football team showed their appreciation for their teachers before their big senior night.  Each senior on the team asked their most influential teacher to wear their jersey throughout the day on Friday.  All players on the team also addressed cert...

Midlo Football Ends Thirty-One Year Playoff Drought

Midlo Football Ends Thirty-One Year Playoff Drought

Riley Townsend, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 9, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

It’s been 31 years since the Midlo football team made the playoffs. For perspective, the last time Midlo punched a playoff bid a gallon of gas was 89 cents, and the most advanced apple computer held 1.44MB of hard drive storage. Yet in the year 2017, this drought spanning more than three decades has com...

Midlo XC Team Sweeps the Podium

Midlo XC Team Sweeps the Podium

Katherine Krievs, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 9, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

On November 2, 2017, Midlo’s Cross Country team competed in one of the biggest meets of the year: 4A Region B Cross Country Regional Championship. This competition challenges every participant, for the course boasts ruthless hills, unsteady ground, and narrow pathways. Regardless of the grueling ...

Trojans Makes Their Mark at the Midlothian Apothecary

Trojans Makes Their Mark at the Midlothian Apothecary

Ashley Manheim, Sophie King, and Zoe Kopidis

October 27, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Many of Midlo's students, including seniors: Brad Lipsteuer, Jake Petrillo, Dylan Carson, Drew Mayo, Luke Manheim, Will Bates, and Ryan Klaiber, work at The Midlothian Apothecary, a beloved local pharmacy with an excellent little diner located inside. The apothecary has employed many Trojans over ...

Keep a Child Warm This Winter

Keep a Child Warm This Winter

Erin Junkmann, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 27, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Special Features

Do you have coats that have gone out of style, do not fit, or just need space? Since 1998, Puritan Cleaners has set up a campaign to collect winter coats for impoverished families who cannot afford a proper winter coat to keep them warm. The company collects coats of all sizes every November duri...

Midlo Library Celebrates Halloween Season

Midlo Library Celebrates Halloween Season

Sarah Moskovitz and Caitlin Woods

October 27, 2017


Filed under Midlo Library, Showcase

On October 23, 2017, the Midlothian High's Library hosted a pumpkin carving Halloween celebration after school. The occasion started with everyone lining up to grab their sweet and salty treats to go along with Apple Cider to drink. Mrs. Heather Murfee, Ms. Emily Mazzanti, and Ms. Chiquita Dawson passed o...

Freshman Abbie Campbell Commits to Virginia Tech

Freshman Abbie Campbell Commits to Virginia Tech

Erin Junkmann, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 25, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Midlothian High School always impresses when it comes to athletic performances.  From the field to the court and everything in between, the Trojans never fail to amaze.  This spring, our Lady Trojan Softball team will gain an exceptionally talented young star.  On June 21, 2017, as just an 8th grader...

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