The Phoenix Chronicle

Cadets of the Quarter

Lauren Smith

February 20, 2018


Filed under Features

Every quarter eight students are recognized for their outstanding academic efforts. Two from every grade level are chosen and rewarded with a photo of themselves placed in the hallway. This is the school's way of showing off its students who go above and beyond when it comes to grades. Despite the requirements...

Basketball Star

Derrick Flores

February 15, 2018


Filed under Meet Me, Sports, Winter Sports

Joeliesty Romero, a sophomore in Phoenix Military Academy who loves playing basketball and enjoys being on the team. She is currently in her second year of high school and has been playing for the team since her freshman year.   “Ever since I was little I’ve always wanted to play the game...

“It Didn’t Happen To Me Or In front Of Me, It Doesn’t Matter”

Diana Guerrero

February 8, 2018


Filed under Features

  The Black Student Union will be celebrating Black History month again for the third time with the purpose of remembering history and how far we have come as people. The Black Student Union, started by the main leaders, senior Kayla Webster and senior Terena Clemons, will be holding an assembly on ...

Mr. Faloona

Mr. Faloona

Viviana Roman

February 7, 2018


Filed under Meet Me

This year, we would like to welcome Mr. Faloona to PMA. Mr. Faloona has had a lot of experience being a substitute for many schools and took the chance to be at PMA when Mrs. Nowak went on maternity leave. He is now teaching English III and Humanities to the cadets.   “I had been substitute teaching for a whil...

H&M bashed by many due to the “racism”

H&M bashed by many due to the “racism”

Lauren Smith

February 7, 2018


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H&M has been slammed for racism after featuring a photo of a African American boy wearing a “coolest monkey in the jungle” hoodie. The hoodie, available at the store’s United Kingdom page as a “printed hooded top,” was noticed Sunday by social media users such as blogger Stephanie Yeboa...

Brother Hood

Juan Guardado

February 6, 2018


Filed under Features

Phoenix Military is home to many sports, clubs, and extracurricular activities. Many clubs are passed on from one generation to the next, and Brotherhood is one of them. Brotherhood has been passed down for many years to the next group of leaders who will continue to nurture the movement. Normally, the...

New Voices Act Spreads

New Voices Act Spreads

Kayla Webster

February 5, 2018


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The New Voices Act is a student run movement to restore the right for student journalists to gather information and report about public issues of concern. Currently, 13 out of 50 states have passed this act, and more are fighting to get it passed, one is the state of Missouri.   Madison Abanathie...

11th grade meeting with Mr.Wipachit

Kenny Wilkerson

February 5, 2018


Filed under Features

“Your positive action combined with positive thinking results in success”- Shiv Khera All 11th graders recently had a meeting with principal mr.wipachit in regards to the SAT. In which he expects all to do well on. He talked to the students about PSAT prep and khan academy. He exclaimed that if an...

Bridge To Success

Isaac Martinez

February 1, 2018


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Senior Luis Martinez recently won the QuestBridge scholarship which offers a full four-year ride to Claremont McKenna, one of QuestBridge’s 39 partner colleges. Martinez was one of the 918 students awarded a scholarship out of the 15,606 who applied to QuestBridge.   The QuestBridge Sch...

Welcome to the Drama Club

Marilyn Ramirez

January 29, 2018


Filed under Features

This has to be the year where students come together, and offer more options for students to have, something to spark up their life after-school. Drama club is one that made everyone drop their jaws to everyone who found out about the new curricular. Junior LuzMarie Bond-Sanchez and Sophomore Jonathan Lee are ...

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