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Posse Finalists

Posse Finalists

Kimberly Alvardo

December 5, 2018


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For those that don’t know about Posse, it’s a full tuition scholarship program that is partnered schools across the country. Only 10-11 students out of thousands who apply receive the scholarship.. The level of competition for this scholarship is rigorous. To receive the scholarship , there is  a pr...

Teacher For A Day

Lesly Garcia

December 5, 2018


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Senior Jazzlyn Gavina was one of the many cadets who taught elementary students on November 16, 2018 at Mary Lyon Elementary about money as a part of Junior Achievement. “I honestly felt that it was going to be challenging since teaching kids at a young age about money, saving, and the modern wa...

Hard Working Skills

Nia Hawkins

December 5, 2018


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Senior Daveon Debose spent his summer like regular summers outside of school going to the lake, working a part time job. Later in the summer he found a better job that was much better at UPS.  He enjoyed his summer and his favorite memory was spending time with his family who came to visit his little si...

Posse Experience

Destiny Dotson

December 5, 2018


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Senior April De La Cruz is a intelligent smart young lady. She was picked for posse with 2,000 other kids. She is trying to get a posse scholarship so that she can go to school and have it paid for. April had to stages for this scholarship and the first round wasn't so great. “The first day was ...

Managing Time and Life

Yadira Medina

December 3, 2018


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Football is one of the most popular sports in the United States, with over 100 million fans waiting for the Super Bowl every year.The culture of the sport is also felt in high school, which senior Luciano Alvarez knows this very well. Alvarez has been playing football since his sophomore year at P...

Boys Softball Season Cut Short

Daveon Debose

November 28, 2018


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  This year the boy’s softball team entered the season with high hopes and expectations. Sadly their season was cut short after only playing 10 games with a historic Phoenix record of 9-1.   “It has been a really bad impact on me because this is my senior year and I was reall...

A young man’s career

Juan Cuevas

November 27, 2018


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Jorge Ochoa, a senior at Phenix has had a great experience playing soccer. This is  the sport he is most passionate about. He started playing soccer at the age of 9 and ever since then he’s been playing and hasn’t stopped. “Honestly, it was kind of a coincidence. I noticed that the neighborhood park was ho...

Managing Time and Life

Yadira Medina

November 27, 2018


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Football is one of the most popular sports in the United States, with over 100 million fans waiting for the Super Bowl every year.The culture of the sport is also felt in high school, which senior Luciano Alvarez knows this very well. Alvarez has been playing football since his sophomore year at P...

Top Flight security

Kenny Wilkerson

November 26, 2018


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We pay our utmost thanks and respect to those who put their lives on the line every school day, protecting the children that they don’t really know and all faculty members.   Sylvia Williams, a part of PMA’s faculty,  was recently promoted to security guard. Prior to her promotion,  M...

Life Of A Female Gamer

Manuel Vargas

November 26, 2018


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It is rare to find a girl that has a passion for video games.Senior Melissa Herrera loves playing video games on her Xbox One after school , but most people don’t know that about her. In her spare time she plays games like Rainbow Six Siege and Fortnite. To her these aren't just games, she sees the...

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