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‘Back Sir’

‘Back Sir’

Michael Bahena
March 17, 2017
Filed under Features

Senior Erik Bernabe is currently enrolled in a two-year program called “Chicago Police Firefighter Training Program” (CPFTA) to help him get a hands on experience of both careers and pick which career he wishes to pursue in the future. Bernabe attends the program twice a week, which are Tuesday's and...

iMentor

iMentor

Lesley Delgado
March 16, 2017
Filed under Features

Shania Smith is a junior at Phoenix Military Academy who enjoys  the iMentor program  to help her prepare for the SAT, scholarships, and the  college process.   “My mentor has helped me understand the scholarship process and she has helped me find schools that most likely will accep...

3-Point Shootout

3-Point Shootout

Donecia Blount
March 15, 2017
Filed under Features, Other Activities, Sports

3-Point Shootout By: Donecia Blount Sophomore VinQuan Randle, ended the month of February with an impressive honor. He advanced to the second round of the three point shootout at Collins High School.  Randle and three of his teammates,freshman Jacorie Franklin, sophomore Khalid Herron, and...

CPS Financial Problems Causes School To End Early

CPS Financial Problems Causes School To End Early

Joshlynn Murphy
March 15, 2017
Filed under Features

CPS Financial Problems Causes School To End Early By: Joshlynn Murphy On January 25 of 2017, there was a discussion brought up by the Board of Education that they plan on shortening the city's school year to save money, though officials held off on publicly outlining steps being weighed to fill...

Manchester United

Manchester United

William Hernandez
March 15, 2017
Filed under Features, Professional Sports, Sports

Manchester United Manchester United is among the most successful and popular teams in the world. Manchester United was founded 139 years ago and represents the city of Manchester along with Manchester City. They wear red and white as their home jersey. Manchester United have won 20 League Titles,...

PMA Student Outside Of School Life Has A Twist

Brianna Concepcion
March 15, 2017
Filed under Features

PMA Student Outside Of School Life Has A Twist By: Brianna Concepcion Junior Jasmine Alamilla is a very different person outside of school than she is in school.    In school, she meets the “expectation” of a PMA cadet but in reality she hates every aspect of the educational system. She hates that the ...

The Newest and Neatest of the NHS

The Newest and Neatest of the NHS

Samuel Ferguson
March 14, 2017
Filed under Features, Showcase

On March 8, 2017, the newest members of the National Honors Society were inducted by Mrs. Godziszewski, the program’s advisor, as well as the organization’s current officers. Only sophomores and juniors were inducted as twenty-two scholars became the newest class of Phoenix Military Academy’s Ch...

Was It Worth The Price?

Was It Worth The Price?

William Hernandez
March 8, 2017
Filed under Features

  Are large sporting events such as the Olympics or the World Cup worth the price? The budget for the Brazil Summer Olympics 2016 was 4.6 Billion. Unfortunately ever since the 1968 Olympics, not a single one has stayed in budget. That’s almost half a century that the Olympic budget has bee...

Sammy’s New Year’s Resolutions

Sammy’s New Year’s Resolutions

Kayla Webster
March 3, 2017
Filed under Meet Me

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 ...

PMA Raiders Get Ready For Competition

PMA Raiders Get Ready For Competition

Azahre Johnson
March 3, 2017
Filed under Features, Showcase

Raiders at Phoenix Military Academy is an elite group of individuals who participate in sporting events such as the Cadet Challenge and the high school Raider competition; they train very hard in physical activities, rope tying, and first aid in order to excel in competitions. Raiders had always won first place in event...

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