Student news site of Phoenix Military Academy in Chicago, IL


Phoenix Firebirds Run The Chicago Marathon

Jose Gonzalez

By: Jose Gonzalez This summer, many students from Phoenix Military Academy were involved in programs that fascinated them, while others went on vacation to experience new ...  Read More »

October 21, 2016 • 0 comments

Welcome to PMA Mr. Gaetjens!

October 17, 2016

Mr. Gaetjens To The Rescue! By: Christian Gutierrez Over the years, Phoenix Military Academy has been home to some of the most hard working staff in the st...  Read More »

Meet Mr. Cross

October 7, 2016

Phoenix Military Academy welcomed a couple of new faculty members to the Firebird family. Joshua Cross, the new math teacher, has been received with open arm...  Read More »


September 21, 2016

  This school year, Phoenix Military Academy has a new sheriff in town. Major Ivy Stampley has joined the Firebird family starting this September ...  Read More »

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Gregory Boyle

After all the preparation the school and juniors have done, they are now relieved that the ACT over. Juniors from Phoenix are elated and hope scores come back. “I feel ...  Read More »

June 7, 2016 • 0 comments

Smithsonian African American History Museum to Add Bill Cosby Exhibit

June 7, 2016

On March 31, The Smithsonian in Washington D.C. was  planning to put Bill Cosby in an exhibit at their National Museum of African American History and...  Read More »

Firebird Alumni Receives Golden Apple Scholarship

June 1, 2016

Many people immigrate to America in search of a “better life” and face many difficulties, especially when applying to colleges. The college proces...  Read More »

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Phoenix Says

Lack of Vegan options at CPS

Ashley Ochoa

Chicago Public Schools lunch menu offers a variety of food nutrients such as wheat, meats, vegetables, fruits and milk. What is the hardest part about being a vegetarian when all your ...  Read More »

June 7, 2016 • 0 comments

Is Kaplan Beneficial or Not?

May 23, 2016

On May 3rd, 2016 every junior in Illinois took the ACT standardized test. Schools, especially Phoenix Military Academy, have been working hard on helping...  Read More »


May 18, 2016

There was a time when cheating was rare in schools, but today the “importance of learning” aspect has been eliminated. School exists so that we will...  Read More »

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Student news site of Phoenix Military Academy in Chicago, IL
Student news site of Phoenix Military Academy in Chicago, IL