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The Phoenix Chronicle

Journalism Benefits

Christian Gutierrez

November 24, 2015


Filed under Features

Phoenix Military Academy takes advantage of the different types of courses they put in their school, and one of those courses includes journalism. The class is taught by Ms. Katie Comeford and she offers both honors and regulars classes to her students. It has progressed a lot over the years and is now a c...

The Potential for the Phoenix Yearbook continues to rise

The Potential for the Phoenix Yearbook continues to rise

Alex Nguyen

November 24, 2015


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The yearbook is created annually to show the memories and accomplishments the school, staff, and students have made throughout the school year. Yearbook has become a school tradition for Phoenix, ever since Journalism teacher Katie Comeford created Phoenix’s first one in 2011. Students have great...

Pressures of The Mic

Leonardo Turrado

November 24, 2015


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The sound of students yelling “PMA!” revolve all around the emcee, a master of ceremonies, hyping up the masses. With that being said, the emcees may have felt  some pressure to make this homecoming special for people who are there which including, faculty, students, and even janitors- in other...

Flash Mob

Daniel Salgado

November 24, 2015


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  Phoenix seniors Kayme Antonio, Jerry Limon, and Vianey Dominguez made a dance club. Members of the club included seniors Angel Aguirre, Felipe Sosa, Lewis Ramos, Jimmy Bellido, Yajari Popoca, Madeline Moreno, Taylar Tramil, and more. They created a dance routine for the songs “Treasure” an...

Homecoming, Nay or Yay?

Ryan Sanchez

November 24, 2015


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Homecoming at Phoenix Military Academy is a time where students should have fun, be excited, represent their school, do different activities, and most importantly, dress out of uniform! Homecoming happens only once and that is at the beginning of the school year. All sorts of events happen- games, partie...

There Goes Chicago Scholars!

Jose Guel

November 23, 2015


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On Tuesday October 27th, six students from Phoenix Military Academy went to Navy Pier to be interviewed by many colleges. The things that the students did before hand was to do research on the colleges they choose in August then submit their applications on October 1st.  Also, the students practic...

Meet Ms. Bellus

Taylar Tramil

November 20, 2015


Filed under Meet Me

For this school year there are three new teachers in the PMA family. Ms. Bellus arrived at Phoenix Military Academy this summer, helping Mr.Carroll teach Geometry to the Prepster students, where she was able to establish herself. This year Ms.Bellus will be teaching Geometry, Advanced Algebra and...

No People Equals No Fun

Diana Aguilar

November 18, 2015


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High school students believe that the homecoming game is important to the school, however some students also look forward to the homecoming dance as well. At Phoenix Military Academy, the homecoming dance is an event where students are welcomed to have fun with their friends and classmates. However, not ev...

Success In Spirit

Shameria Jones

November 18, 2015


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From October 13th-16th has been one of the most active, but also creative weeks throughout Phoenix Military Academy’s school year. With the help of the S-5 and the homecoming committee, Phoenix’s homecoming dance was one of the biggest success, especially fundraising for the Seniors. “ Honest...

Tug of War

Erik Nava

November 18, 2015


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The tug of war has been Phoenix tradition for quite a long time every year during homecoming year. As the tradition continues, the competition between grade levels is what makes the competition exciting. The tug of war should be a clear win since whoever pulls the rope first as well as the most is...

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