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McElgunn Wins Art Grant

McElgunn Wins Art Grant

Daniel Castanon
January 23, 2017
Filed under Features

On Friday December 16, 2016 Phoenix Military Academy High School was selected to receive the Arts Essentials funds in the amount of $1,000 for the purchase of equipment, materials, and supplies for visual and performing arts instruction. The Art department plans to put the money into good use. Se...

Meet Ethan Nevarez

Meet Ethan Nevarez

Sammy Ortega
January 20, 2017
Filed under Features, Meet Me

Phoenix Military Academy is a particularly small school. Being a small school it would be assumed that students would know each other on a more personal level, but that doesn't seem to be the case. In the freshmen class there are hundreds of personalities. Some of these personalities range from ...

Meet Aiden Terry

Meet Aiden Terry

Mariana Martinez
January 20, 2017
Filed under Features, Meet Me

Most of the time, freshmen are usually the outcasts of high school because they just started their high school experience. Therefore, they don’t have much to say about the “high school life.”Aiden Terry is one of those freshmen. One of the few traditions at Phoenix Military Academy is to star...

Islamophobia

Islamophobia

Fabian Patino
January 20, 2017
Filed under Features

Despite being over 1.6 billion followers strong and highly focused on self discipline, modesty, and charity, Islam is still highly demonized in Western culture. Islamophobia has become an epidemic in the United States as decades of conflict in the Middle East have created negative sentiment towards Arab...

Student Parking

Student Parking

Veronica Perez
January 20, 2017
Filed under Features, Phoenix Says

Recently the students of PMA have been told that we as students can not park in a certain part of the streets. PMA does not have a student parking lot like other schools do. PMA students have to find a place to park at on the streets. The neighborhood where the schools is located is not that safe and...

Wrestling Team are Conference Champions

Wrestling Team are Conference Champions

David Marroquin
January 20, 2017
Filed under Features, Sports, Winter Sports

Wrestling Team are Conference Champions By: David Marroquin All the long hours of training and commitment has paid off for the Phoenix wrestling team as they were crowned conference champions in their last tournament at Crete Monee High school on Saturday January 7th . The wrestling team, which have ...

Bullying at Phoenix

Bullying at Phoenix

Alejandro Pina
January 20, 2017
Filed under Features

It is estimated that in the world 3.2 million students are victims of bullying. Here at Phoenix Military Academy it is unacceptable to bully. However, students still are being bullied after they were told it was unacceptable. Zulimar Guajardo and Emmanuel Ruiz, both seniors, report seeing bullying and at som...

Pin Down, Pinpoint Victory!

Pin Down, Pinpoint Victory!

Lesley Cazares
January 18, 2017
Filed under Features, Sports, Winter Sports

  MLA Wrestling match at Marine Leadership Academy took place on December 20th, 2016 where Phoenix Military Academy took center stage and had a clean sweep against various military schools. As PMA made their appearance at Marine Leadership Academy, a long time rival, their bouts consisted...

Time to get your vote on!

Time to get your vote on!

Abraham Sanchez
January 13, 2017
Filed under Features

Time to get your vote on! By: Abraham Sanchez On November 8, 2016 it was the presidential election for the 45th president. It was a battle to the death, metaphorically, between Hillary Clinton and Donald J. Trump. Not only was this a history election, but this gave the chance to millennials to...

Hate Crime

Hate Crime

Joshlynn Murphy
January 13, 2017
Filed under Features

  Hate crime is a crime motivated by racial, sexual, or other prejudice, typically one involving violence. In this case, the new year has started off this way. As of Thursday January 5th of 2017, there were four African American teens arrested for live-streaming, kidnapping and torturing an ...

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