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Chicago Scholars

Chicago Scholars

Kenny Wilkerson

April 2, 2018


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“We uniquely select, train, and mentor academically ambitious students from under-resourced communities to complete college and become the next generation of leaders who will transform their neighborhoods and our city.”- Chicago Scholars   Juniors are given the opportunity to sign up for a program calle...

The Amazing Arieonna

The Amazing Arieonna

Marilyn Ramirez

March 22, 2018


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The gallery at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago is home to the works of many artists, both professional and amateur. One young artist, senior  Arieonna Smith was inducted into the gallery. Arieonna participates in the College Arts Access Program at SAIC, this program her skills have improve...

Impacting the Campaign Votes

Yadira Figueroa

March 22, 2018


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What most don't realize is that every vote and every voice counts within campaigns.  Some students are deciding to elect their candidates starting February 3, 2018 to better their communities.  For Chuy Garcia, the event took place at Pilsen on February 3, 2018, For Flynn Rush it took place uptow...

Guadalupe’s Scholarship

Alondra Quiroz

March 22, 2018


Filed under Awards, Features, News, Our Awards

This school year is riddled with great news on scholarships and college acceptance for the class of 2018. Adding on to this trend of great news, Guadalupe Trejo,senior captain of the debate team,won the Illinois College Trustee scholarship and was accepted into their honors college. This scholarship i...

The Black Student Union Club

Marilyn Ramirez

March 22, 2018


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The Black Students Union club began with the idea of creating a comfortable environment for African American students to celebrate their identity and feel appreciated within their school.  Terena Clemons spoke with two fellow students and a teacher, Mr. Bernthal, about their concerns for the black co...

Yamid’s Journey Beyond Phoenix

Lauren Smith

March 22, 2018


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Group Attention!  It’s 5 am and senior Yamid Juarez is up and running for her morning exercise. Everything is done according to schedule and her life is now at the disposal of what we call a sergeant? Yamid, being an honor roll student, took her opportunity of bettering her life by joining the army on...

Locks of Love

Morelia Lara

March 22, 2018


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There are many ways that a single individual can make a difference from such a small act or decision. So when Senior Yamid Juarez decided to cut her hair in February, she didn’t realize then that she would also make the decision of also donating her hair, turning a simple decision into an impactful one....

Debate Scholarship!

Alondra Quiroz

March 21, 2018


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This school year is riddled with great news on scholarships and college acceptance for the class of 2018. Adding on to this trend of great news, Guadalupe Trejo,senior captain of the debate team,won the Illinois College Trustee scholarship and was accepted into their honors college. This scholarship i...

Journalism Symposium

Andrea Valadez

March 19, 2018


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Many people may wonder why journalist’s exist in today’s society and their importance. Journalist’s do many things ranging from capturing breaking news to sharing vital information with the public. In 2018, Phoenix Military Academy’s very own students attended a Journalism Symposium and got ...

New Addition To Phoenix

New Addition To Phoenix

Adrian Diaz

March 12, 2018


Filed under Features, Meet Me

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...

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