The Phoenix Chronicle

PMA Blood Drive

PMA Blood Drive

Samantha Lozano

January 11, 2018


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Every year, Phoenix has their annual blood drive in order to help those out in need. Students from every let level volunteer to donate blood and most JROTC instructors give out extra credit to those who do. The more students that donate, the more money Phoenix gets in order to help fund for books, c...

Debate

Luis Cazarez

January 11, 2018


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Phoenix’s competitive Debate team has an outstanding record, placed as 4th in the city of Chicago. Behind the scenes, senior Terena Clemons works tirelessly to improve her team’s record. Their last season’s  record was good, but this year their  record could leave their doubters speechless. &...

Northwestern and Journalism

Uriah Allen

January 11, 2018


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Honors Journalism students were granted the privilege to hear from Tania Karas a Northwestern graduate and current journalist. She gave the students insight about the journalism industry and how to become a competitive journalist.   “She gave out really important information,” said senior Jua...

Checkmate

Checkmate

Kenny Wilkerson

December 19, 2017


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A chess game is divided into three stages: the first, when you hope you have the advantage, the second when you believe you have an advantage, and the third when you know you're going to lose. When you see a good move, look for a better one!   According to some cadets, Phoenix now has an official chess team...

Making her mark in Journalism

Making her mark in Journalism

Keilyn Torres

December 18, 2017


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After teaching journalism at Phoenix Military Academy for 6 years one of the PMA’s favorite teachers, Mrs. Fernandez became a Certified Journalism Educator. Mrs. Fernandez, also known as Ms. Comeford, received her certificate last month in November when she went to Texas with the yearbook editor...

Senior Class Participates In The Last Junior Achievement

Reyna Moreno

December 11, 2017


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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


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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


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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...

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 ...

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