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Senior Class Participates In The Last Junior Achievement

Reyna Moreno

December 11, 2017


Filed under News

Seniors at Phoenix Military Academy are excited to attend Junior Achievement (JA) High School Heroes program. This program is a service learning project that allows students to teach and empower elementary students. Students are divided in two groups to tutor classes from kindergarten through fourth gra...

Student Voice Committee

Samantha Lozano

December 6, 2017


Filed under News

In schools, there is obviously a lot of people, all the students that attend and the faculty. Due to that, there may be problems or issues that can happen and sometimes not all of them are brought up. In order to help out, students have created a organization called Student Voice Committee made up of stud...

Finally! City Finals!

Odalis Torres

November 14, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Features, News

  This Saturday the Cross Country team participated in the City Finals; although they came placing 17th they made it this far. “The seasons for Cross Country always progressed, but this year has been the best year we’ve had so far,” said senior Kiara Balleza. For Balleza, starting jun...

Honor, Courage, Commitment

Shelsey Morales

November 8, 2017


Filed under News

Every year a handful of students enlist in the military, mainly in the Army or National Guard. Recruiters constantly come into school and get the process started. Many students decide to enlist because college is not for them; they feel as they are not capable at meeting those standards. It’s not jus...

PSAT October 11th

PSAT October 11th

Uriah Allen

October 10, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

On October 10, 2017 it was announced outside during formation that Phoenix cadets will be taking the PSAT test on October 11th. “Students can wear the physical training uniform because we want you all to be comfortable while taking the test,” said 1st SGT Powell. The PSAT will consist of m...

Game Ready!

Adrian Diaz

October 6, 2017


Filed under News, Sports

While game day gets closer, senior Miguel Apreza gives a little insight on what he does to focus before football games.  On September 21, 2017 before the game, Miguel Apreza listened to music to clear his mind of distractions on the bus before the game. “The type of music I listen to is Hip Hop ...

Raider Team Secures Second Place

Raider Team Secures Second Place

David Marroquin

June 6, 2017


Filed under News

On May 13, 2017, the Phoenix Raider team competed at the annual Raider challenge at Carver Military Academy hosted by Lane Tech. They competed against other schools from the Chicagoland area. The Raider team excelled in the push up competition with senior Isaac Novoa and sophomore Jorge Ochoa doing...

Softball Recap And A One On One

Brianna Concepcion

June 6, 2017


Filed under News

Phoenix Military Academy  Girls softball team  had a very successful season  this year. They had a very good record of eight wins and two losses. The girls softball team are also conference champions. This year was the first year that they made it to city playoffs. Coach Roland Paris was very imp...

Military Ball 2k17

Military Ball 2k17

Marianna Martinez

June 6, 2017


Filed under News

On May 16th, 2017 was PMA Annual 13th Military Ball. Freshmen, sophomores and those who are on staff were required to attend the event. However, for juniors and seniors it was optional. The S-5 senior Joselyn Valerio and senior  S-5 Krystal Rosales spent months planning the event and according to...

CPS will NOT end the school year early

CPS will NOT end the school year early

David Marroquin

May 24, 2017


Filed under Features, News

On April 28th, Rahm Emanuel announced that CPS will not end the school year on June 1st despite losing the funding lawsuit. This caused a great upset too many students and some teachers, and many questions are left unanswered on how CPS will afford to keep the school open until June 16th. This issue caused a lot o...

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