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PMA Rocks IJEA

PMA Rocks IJEA

Kayla Webster

May 18, 2018


Filed under Features, Our Awards

The Illinois Journalism Education Association, IJEA, holds an annual journalism competition. Advisers turn in the best articles written in the school year to be judged by professors at Eastern Illinois University and professional journalists. This year the winners included seniors  Larry Cornelio, Edwin...

Cadet of the Quarter

April 26, 2018


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Hard work doesn’t go unnoticed at Phoenix Military Academy. Teachers from each grade level nominate who they think should be Cadet of the Quarter. There can only be two cadets from each grade level. The cadets who won for third quarter were freshmen Kenosha Lewis and Angel Santos, sophomores Jose M...

Biliteracy Award

Alondra Quiroz

April 12, 2018


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This year has been one of many achievements and excitement for Phoenix Military Academy. Adding on to this is the Seal of Biliteracy Award that many students have received over the years. The Seal of Biliteracy Award is given to students who are officially proficient in both Spanish and English and ha...

Guadalupe’s Scholarship

Alondra Quiroz

March 22, 2018


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This school year is riddled with great news on scholarships and college acceptance for the class of 2018. Adding on to this trend of great news, Guadalupe Trejo,senior captain of the debate team,won the Illinois College Trustee scholarship and was accepted into their honors college. This scholarship i...

Posse Scholar

Posse Scholar

Alondra Quiroz

January 23, 2018


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This year Phoenix is proud to announce that one of their cadets has won Posse, a scholarship that provides full tuition for four years. Cadet Abigail Pio won the Posse scholarship to Cornell University. “What led me to apply to Posse was two reasons. The first was that they would pay for my col...

Majorettes win 2nd place at their first competition

Lisset Lott

May 10, 2017


Filed under Our Awards, Sports

  The majorettes girl had a competition on April 21 2017 at 125 N Hoyne. This was the girls first public competition against many talented acts. This was the biggest event to the majorettes since this is their first year competing. Senior Joshlynn Murphy said “I felt nervous about us dancing a...

Phoenix Wins Big in Yearbook Competition

Phoenix Wins Big in Yearbook Competition

Jonathan Trujillo

March 21, 2016


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The Illinois Journalism Education Association (IJEA) hosts an annual competition judging the yearbook programs at different schools. There are different sections that schools can choose to compete in, and last year Phoenix chose to compete in the IJEA Yearbook Contest of 2015. Once the judges were...

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