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iMentor – Brian Azarte

Azahre Johnson

March 31, 2017


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Most juniors would say they enjoy working with people who have been in their shoes and are willing to help them do better. Junior Brian Azarte, has used his time with his mentor to get some valuable information he needed. “I’ve learned that getting accustomed to a new life in college is a process ...

iMentor – Kayla Webster

Isamael Eumana

March 31, 2017


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All the juniors in the schools were assigned a mentor for guidance in college. They were assigned these mentors through the program iMentor. “My mentor encourages me to be whatever I want and to explore all my options and make wise decisions that will benefit me,” said Kayla Webster. Webste...

iMentor – David Cortez

Diego Reyna

March 31, 2017


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iMentor is a program where each of the Juniors are paired up with professionals who graduated from college. The plan is for them to guide the Juniors through the college application process and give them advice. They will be with them this year, their senior year, and their first year of college. ...

iMentor – Bryan Castillo

Brianna Concepcion

March 22, 2017


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iMentor is a program where juniors are paired up with a college educated mentor who volunteers to help guide their mentee in their journey to college and graduation. iMentor is a program that is helping many students at Phoenix military Academy by giving cadets a friend (their mentor) to help them wit...

iMentor – Isaac Martinez

Wendy Nunez

March 22, 2017


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Junior Isaac Martinez is part of the program iMentor at Phoenix Military Academy, their mentors are with them for three years: junior, senior, and college freshman year. It helps them with their last two years of high school and to prepare them for college by meeting up with them to see their progress...

iMentor – William Hernandez

Fabian Patino

March 22, 2017


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When it comes to preparing juniors for college and their future careers, Phoenix has taken a huge leap forward to make sure its students have exactly what they need for life. The iMentor program was launched earlier in the school year, using the class of 2018 as the guinea pigs for the new curriculum,...

Sammy’s New Year’s Resolutions

Sammy’s New Year’s Resolutions

Kayla Webster

March 3, 2017


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Every year, people all over the world start off the new year with goals set to better themselves. Phoenix’s very own, Sammy Ortega, has some New Year’s resolutions this year, but they are not exactly traditional. Usually, New Year’s resolutions are simple things such as eating better, working ...

Meeting Arieonna

Meeting Arieonna

Kayla Webster

February 2, 2017


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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 ...

Meet Ivan Ramos

Daniel Castanon

February 2, 2017


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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


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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. ...

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