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Mrs. Flint

Mrs. Flint

Alondra Quiroz

November 14, 2017


Filed under Features, Meet Me

A new member to the Phoenix Firebird family has Joined the sophomore team. This year the Phoenix staff welcomed Mrs.Flint,  who is teaching Writing Workshops to the sophomores. Before Phoenix Military Academy Mrs.Flint worked at Maine South High School for 20 years. She taught English  I, II, a...

Running The Way Into Regionals

Running The Way Into Regionals

Yadira Figueroa

November 9, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Features, Meet Me, Other Activities, Sports, Uncategorized

Running is full of sweat, hard work, energy, and a good mindset, which is needed to work the way to the top.   The Cross Country team attended a race at the Lincoln Zoo Park on October 5th and gave it their all because their efforts and practice counts for the championships.   This is ...

Viviana Visits Arkansas

Mauricio Palacios

October 30, 2017


Filed under Features, Meet Me

Who doesn't like going on vacations to a different state than where they live in? Senior Viviana Roman  traveled to Arkansas during the summer to go to a quinceanera party with her whole family for a week. Roman was lucky enough  to go on vacation with her family to Arkansas for  a sweet 15 party. She stay...

A Whole New World

A Whole New World

Yamid Juarez

October 12, 2017


Filed under Features, Meet Me

Hot, humid, and red clay; Georgia, a desert compared to the city life here in Chicago. Senior Miguel Apreza went to basic this summer to prepare himself  when he goes to the reserves in Fort Benning, Georgia, a huge step forward for him.   “ I do believe that I will be able to face a different environ...

Morelia and Street Soccer

Morelia and Street Soccer

Larry Cornelio

October 5, 2017


Filed under Meet Me, Sports

Despite all the work and stress, she was still able to play soccer.  Senior Morelia Lara won second place in the nation for street soccer her junior year. She is a very competitive soccer player and she plays on many different soccer teams. Lara played in Philadelphia because her coach asked her to play....

Enter Uriah

Jonathan Baltazar

October 5, 2017


Filed under Meet Me

Most people play sports like basketball, football, and soccer to stay fit,but what about fighting? Most people do not realize how fit one needs to be just to last in a 15 minute fight. Just think about how fast Conor McGregor got tired when fighting Floyd Mayweather. Junior Uriah Allen started doing martial art...

Meet Me: Yadira Figureoa

Isaac Martinez

October 4, 2017


Filed under Meet Me

What  do most people do after school? Probably not babysit 11 kids! Junior Yadira Figueroa babysits up to 11 kids everyday after school at her house because she likes to help her family out.   “I babysit my cousins and siblings at my house. I babysit them when they come out of school whic...

iMentor- Jesse Rosas

iMentor- Jesse Rosas

Emmanuel Ruiz

May 10, 2017


Filed under Meet Me

The transition between high school and college is definitely something high school students are not accustomed to, especially if they are the first generation from their family attending college. Many of the current students attending Phoenix will be the first generation that attends college and becaus...

Cynthia Rosales – iMentor

Jacqueline Valadez

May 9, 2017


Filed under Meet Me

Juniors at Phoenix Military Academy have been given the opportunity of having an iMentor. An iMentor is a mentor matched to you based on interests on future careers and hobbies. Jorge Bahena, a current junior at Phoenix Military Academy, is participating in this program. “My mentor’s name is Bo...

Meet Josiah Romero

Valentin Fernandez

May 9, 2017


Filed under Meet Me

Phoenix Military Academy is full of all kinds of students. different races, cultures, and religions. Josiah Romero is a junior at PMA and has a very interesting and positive perspective on life. From a first impression, it is noticeable that he was motivated to be someone in life “I want to be some...

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