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Unpreparedness

Bryan Sanchez
February 10, 2017
Filed under Features

This year at Phoenix Military Academy, the iMentor program has been established. The program is designed to guide juniors and seniors towards college enrollment. Some students enjoy the iMentor program because it helps students think about college more often. However, some students do not like the...

Trump’s Hypocrisy

Trump’s Hypocrisy

Humberto Cruz
February 10, 2017
Filed under Features

“They are not our friends.” These are the words Trump used to describe the relationship between the United States and Mexico. Trump is a hypocrite. He stated that when Mexico sent their people, “they didn’t send their best.” He called Mexicans “drug dealers, rapists, and criminals....

Meeting Arieonna

Kayla Webster
February 2, 2017
Filed under Features, Meet Me

Arieonna Smith is a 16 year old junior at Phoenix Military Academy and is a Second Lieutenant in Eco Company. She participates in the Kelly Poetry Club and attends the School of Art Institute of Chicago college art classes on Saturdays. Smith has been attending Phoenix since her freshman year and is very impressed with the teachers...

Meet Ivan Ramos

Daniel Castanon
February 2, 2017
Filed under Meet Me

At a small school, many people don’t really get to know about their classmate’s personal life. Many students do not n't get  recognition for their achievements  because they like to leave right after school.  After attending high school for three years junior Ivan Ramos has been a very quiet stu...

Meet Lesly Alvarez

Salvador Gonzalez
February 1, 2017
Filed under Features, Meet Me

Phoenix is full with some of the friendliest, smartest, talented students but not everyone has a chance to meet every single cadet in the school. For example, senior Lesly Alvarez is one of the top 10 students since freshman year. Although she's top 10, her life hasn't always been all about school. ...

Scholarships

Scholarships

Joshlynn Murphy
February 1, 2017
Filed under Features

Being a senior can be stressful. There’s a lot to be done during your senior year in high school. It's a lot of responsibilities that has to be done by a certain time.  A lot of seniors have jobs and other personal problems in their life. They feel as if it is not that important and that they’ll do...

Conservation Club!

Conservation Club!

Mariana Martinez
February 1, 2017
Filed under Features

Last year in 2016, about twenty  students from the Conservation Club and Honors Biology had the opportunity to travel to Indiana Dunes for a workshop. The students stayed there for three days in the National Park learning about climate change and the environment in order to teach 4th graders on their l...

The One and Only, Anthony Labrado!

The One and Only, Anthony Labrado!

Abraham Sanchez
February 1, 2017
Filed under Features

Coming from Phoenix Military Academy to attending United States Military Academy, Anthony Labrado is proudly serving his country and going to his dream school. After being at West point (USMA) for a couple months now, Labrado has found a couple of things he likes and dislikes about the school. ...

How Bad Can Alternative School Be?

Wendy Nunez
February 1, 2017
Filed under Features

Senior year of high School is a big year for every highschooler. Although graduation is an event all students anticipate for, unfortunately not everyone will be walking across the stage. To help students, they are often given different choices that will help them pass and graduate with the r...

Obama’s Farewell

Obama’s Farewell

Jose Zavala
January 30, 2017
Filed under Features

On Jan 10, 2017, Obama gave his farewell speech in Chicago. One of Phoenix’s kids, senior Brahim Aich, went to Obama’s farewell to help out because he was in student voice committee. This not only was a cool experience, but it was a one time event. “I escorted people with priority or that h...

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