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Trojans For Tomorrow Students Distribute Kindness Kanes

Trojans For Tomorrow Students Distribute Kindness Kanes

Caitlin Woods and Carrie Rowley

December 12, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities

On December 12, 2017, members of the Trojans For Tomorrow club arrived to school early to give out Kindness Kanes on the first day of exams.  Members of the club took time during their meeting on November 28th to attach encouraging messages to candy canes to boost Midlo students' spirits and give ...

Runners Defy Cold to Tackle the Tacky Light Run

Runners Defy Cold to Tackle the Tacky Light Run

Maddie Burke and Emily Gundel

December 12, 2017


Filed under Midlo Community, Showcase

On December 9, 2017, under the falling snow, 5,000 runners geared up for the tackiest race of the year. The CarMax Tacky Light Run, which runs through the Walton Park neighborhood in Midlothian is a five-year tradition many families look forward to all year.  Participants are encouraged to walk, run,...

Students Spread Cheer at The Doorways

Students Spread Cheer at The Doorways

Ashley Manheim, Midlo Scoop Staff

December 12, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities

On December 6, 2017, Interact Club traveled to The Doorways, a hospitality house, with the goal of showering families with Christmas spirit. The Doorways offers a place for families to stay if their relative currently stays at the MCV hospital. Last quarter, Interact Club members assisted the Rotary Club d...

Making Christmas Wishes Come True

Making Christmas Wishes Come True

Erin Junkmann, Midlo Scoop Staff

December 12, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities, Showcase

On December 6, 2017, the Midlothian High School Spirit Club held its annual Holiday Gift Wrapping Party.  While the Spirit Club loves to show school spirit, they also love to give back to the community.  Students gathered in the open commons to wrap gifts for families in the community.  Any of the ...

HoroScoops: December 2017

HoroScoops: December 2017

Joy Li and Merrill Livingston

December 8, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Aries (March 21-April 19): The holiday season is bringing out the giving spirit in you. Whether it is gifting the perfect present, volunteering at a soup kitchen, or donating a few dollars to Salvation Army, your generosity will not go unnoticed. Standout days: 6, 9, 13 Challenging days: 1, 21 Taurus (April 20-May...

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 ...

A Healthy Lifestyle for Mrs. McMullen’s Kindergarteners

A Healthy Lifestyle for Mrs. McMullen’s Kindergarteners

Sophie King and Zoe Kopidis

December 5, 2017


Filed under News from the Classroom, TLN

On November 16, 2017, Midlo students Elise Pritchard and Britton Baltich from TrojanLive Network visited Mrs. Michele McMullen’s kindergarten class at J.B. Watkins Elementary School to make a video to submit to a competition to win a Tower Garden by Juice Plus. This competition challenged partici...

Trojans For Tomorrow Celebrates The Holidays

Trojans For Tomorrow Celebrates The Holidays

Caitlin Woods and Carrie Rowley

December 4, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities

On November 28, 2017, members of the Trojans for Tomorrow Club had their annual Thanksgiving Party with pizza and friends. While celebrating after a long break and giving thanks, members prepared candy canes, called Kindness Kanes, to pass out to students before exam week. Members attached powerful, ...

Blood Lives Save Lives

Blood Lives Save Lives

Carrie Rowley and Caitlin Woods

December 4, 2017


Filed under IB

The IB Program teamed up with Virginia Blood Services to hold a blood drive at Midlothian High School on Tuesday, November, 28, 2017, from 8:00 am-1:30 pm in the Auxiliary Gym. As donors arrived at their scheduled times to give blood, they signed in, and then went through the screening process, du...

What is Your Favorite Holiday Memory?

What is Your Favorite Holiday Memory?

Sarah Moskovitz and Anna Chen

December 4, 2017


Filed under Student Life

 The holiday spirit is upon us, as festive music plays and beautiful decorations delight the senses. Midlo's students and faculty cannot contain their excitement as they take time to share their top favorite holiday memories and traditions.  “Opening gifts and eating delicious food on Christmas Day...

Help Put an End to Cyberbullying

Help Put an End to Cyberbullying

Sarah Moskovitz, Midlo Scoop Staff

December 2, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Cyberbullying is a worldwide, quickly growing problem. Here is some information that will help you and others deal with cyberbullying and protect one another.  What is cyberbullying? Cyberbullying is a form of harassment using digital devices like cell phones, computers, and tablets. The ...

DECA Delivers Christmas Miracles

DECA Delivers Christmas Miracles

Ashley Manheim, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 29, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities

While Midlothian High School's DECA club is typically recognized for its large membership of successful business leaders, it is also famous for its yearly generosity with the Angel Tree. Angel Tree, a program conducted by the Salvation Army and NBC12, successfully provides an amazing Christmas to over 5,000 children and 3,000 families ...

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