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Meet Josiah Romero

Valentin Fernandez

May 9, 2017


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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...

Meet Cinthia Bustos

Alejandro Piña

May 3, 2017


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Phoenix Military Academy is only getting larger as time passes. Everyone focuses on themselves and their groups of friends within their own grade. It is rare that people from different grades are good friends. Senior year is a good year for students here at PMA. They are ready to graduate and seem ...

iMentor-Tiara Fearon

iMentor-Tiara Fearon

Daniel Castanon

May 3, 2017


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Throughout the first weeks of the 2016-2017 school year, a new program was introduced at Phoenix Military Academy called the iMentor program. The iMentor program was introduced to the juniors to help them get a taste of what college might be for them. The iMentor program is 3 years long, meaning that...

iMentor – Briana Clay

April 26, 2017


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This year, the junior class has been lucky enough to receive extra support through their very difficult year, especially with the new SAT testing for CPS. Student Briana Clay has found this to be a very helpful program. The new program, iMentor, is supposed to help the junior in school from junior...

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,...

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