The Phoenix Chronicle

Mr. Faloona

Mr. Faloona

Viviana Roman

February 7, 2018


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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


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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


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“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


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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 ...

Volunteering at the VA

Samantha Lozano

January 24, 2018


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Veterans are people who fought and risked their lives for the good of America, it is only fair to give back to them Students in Phoenix Leadership positions volunteered at the Veterans hospital food bank to give back to those who gave. “A lot of time veterans don’t come out of the military...

Coming soon to an Academy near you, the Film Club!

Coming soon to an Academy near you, the Film Club!

Marilyn Ramirez

January 24, 2018


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Phoenix offers numerous clubs for their students to take part in, things such as: GSA (Gay Straight Alliance), Drama club, Chess club, and even a Christian club. However, the academy’s student body is about to have a new club through the ambition of senior Diana Guerrero and junior Julian Rocha. Not on...

Keep up the great work Firebirds!

Keep up the great work Firebirds!

Odalis Torres

January 23, 2018


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How many schools can say that their office clerk buys gifts to motivate students to come to school?  Well in Phoenix on Monday January 8, 2018, each student who came was given a prize.The prize was a bag of candy, a cookie, a notebook, and a pencil. Many students believed this was a great way to motivat...

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