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New Addition to the Firebirds

New Addition to the Firebirds

Kevin Vargas

November 26, 2019

The year began with a few new faces to the Firebird staff. One new Firebird is Ms. Karns a chemistry teacher. She is from a small town called Little York, Illinois, and has been teaching for seven years. She continues her teaching career here at PMA and hopes to gain experience from the school.    ...

Meet Mr. Vivians

Meet Mr. Vivians

Damien Ponce

November 25, 2019

With the start of the new school year Phoenix  hired a new military property coordinator, Melvin Vivans. He replaced Mrs.Melesio. .Vivians came to Phoenix with a lot of experience.   “My previous job; I was a material control and accounting specialist for the Army. I served over nine and...

Meeting Ms. Assil

Meeting Ms. Assil

Andres Vargas

November 25, 2019

One of the easy parts of teaching, is showing how much you love your job. However,  finding the right school is often difficult. For Mrs. Assil she was excited to find Phoenix and start working.  She loves the energy of the students and teachers and feeds off of it. .   “During my int...

VinQuan goes to HBCU’s

VinQuan goes to HBCU’s

Shantia Boyle

May 16, 2018

VinQuan Randle,a junior, attended a trip where he visited several colleges.When teens go on college visits, they either enjoy themselves or or have a negative experience.   “I like three colleges the most are Texas southern university,Jackson state university and Dillard college,” said Randl...

Khalid and the basketball team

Khalid and the basketball team

Shantia Boyle

May 16, 2018

Khalid Herron, a Junior,. is one of the best players on the basketball team.. During his junior year, Herron managed to dunk a ball in a live game. He gets a lot of recognition being that he is talented and so young. His sophomore year, Herron started to receive basketball scholarships.   “I...

The Last Show

The Last Show

Kiara Balleza

May 11, 2018

Legends begin in a rough patch, and most do really leave a remarkable story that never dies. Recently, Arieonna Smith  has graduated from SAIC’s CAAP program (or College Art Access Program) where she displays her artwork and advances her artistic abilities for future masterpieces. Most displays ar...

New Addition To Phoenix

New Addition To Phoenix

Adrian Diaz

March 12, 2018

The class of  2018 is used to people leaving from their class, by choice or administrative transfer.  However,  the newest member of the senior class is Vanessa Coba and it looks like she's here to stay. “I wanted something new, and I already knew a couple of people so it was easier to adjust here than some...

Jaliyah Stephanys

Shantia Boyle

March 12, 2018

 A senior Jaliyah Stephanys, a student who attends Phoenix Military, she enlisted in military her Junior year of high school.Jaliyah plans on doing six years in the military she mentions sometimes she feels hesitant  about going through with it. The military was more than a physical challenge for h...

Teaching and Learning

Teaching and Learning

Aloisius Arellano

March 6, 2018

Growing up children are influenced by their elders which can affect the way they live their lives . For student teacher Mr. Curin, a major influence in becoming interested in teaching was both of his grandfathers who fought in WWII. “History has always been a fascinating subject to me.  Both o...

The Comeback

Kimmy Alvarado

February 23, 2018

Cesar Villalba graduated Phoenix in 2012 has returned to coach the next generation of Phoenix Military Academy wrestlers. Since the season started Villalba has done nothing but dedicate his time to train all of the wrestlers. “I was looking forward to taking the Phoenix Wrestling team to a whole new le...

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