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Student Parking

Student Parking

Veronica Perez
January 20, 2017
Filed under Features, Phoenix Says

Recently the students of PMA have been told that we as students can not park in a certain part of the streets. PMA does not have a student parking lot like other schools do. PMA students have to find a place to park at on the streets. The neighborhood where the schools is located is not that safe and...

Gift Ideas for a Friend

Veronica Perez
January 10, 2017
Filed under Phoenix Says

Gift Ideas for a Friend By: Veronica Perez Every year when Christmas comes, we all want to gift all our friends a gift. It is a very stressful time for some of us because sometimes you want to have a chance to give a friend a gift but you might not know what to give them or what how much to sp...

Chemistry Within Grades

Bryan Sanchez
December 21, 2016
Filed under Editorials, Features, News, Phoenix Says

In Phoenix Military Academy, AP Chemistry was introduced last year; however, it dropped some student’s grades and changed their schedules.   Students in AP Chemistry are engaged in  a very rigorous class with only 98 minutes of working, studying, taking notes and asking questions. The c...

Halloween Is A Crime Magnet

Halloween Is A Crime Magnet

Eduardo Brito
November 16, 2016
Filed under Phoenix Says

Halloween Is A Crime Magnet By: Eduardo Brito Today in society, we are faced with a lot of violence and crime issues around major cities. Halloween is the day people see as the “purge” day where crimes could be committed and will suffer no consequences, due to the fact that their faces are cov...

Lack of Vegan options at CPS

Ashley Ochoa
June 7, 2016
Filed under Phoenix Says

Chicago Public Schools lunch menu offers a variety of food nutrients such as wheat, meats, vegetables, fruits and milk. What is the hardest part about being a vegetarian when all your friends are meat eaters? You have less food options to choose from. Any vegetarian or vegan that attends a Chi...

Is Kaplan Beneficial or Not?

Is Kaplan Beneficial or Not?

Daisy Bucio
May 23, 2016
Filed under Phoenix Says

On May 3rd, 2016 every junior in Illinois took the ACT standardized test. Schools, especially Phoenix Military Academy, have been working hard on helping their students practice and find new strategies for tackling the ACT. For example, many students in Phoenix Military Academy were part of the Kaplan...

CHEATING

Erik Bernabe
May 18, 2016
Filed under Phoenix Says

There was a time when cheating was rare in schools, but today the “importance of learning” aspect has been eliminated. School exists so that we will be educated, not so everyone can cheat their way into being successful. Instead, everyone is focused on making the top ten percent of their class, no...

Clothes vs. Education: Young Adults

Jackie Ortiz-Madera
May 18, 2016
Filed under Phoenix Says

According to school dress code, a girl showing her shoulders or her knee is too inappropriate and too distracting for her peers. Teachers and staff want students to act like young adults and talk about how our education is important, yet make a big fuss about a little bit of skin and prefer to take girls...

Big Colleges V. Small Colleges

Elizabeth Patino
May 5, 2016
Filed under Phoenix Says

Colleges and universities range from different sizes and you gain a variety of opportunities whether it is big or small. Some students prefer to attend a big university, while others aim for a small college. Both schools will provide you with the similar education, however, your experience can be differen...

Joined Too Late

Juan Romo
May 2, 2016
Filed under Phoenix Says

As seniors are nearing the end of the application blitz, extracurriculars come to mind. Universities love to see the students who succeed academically, but also are involved in or outside of school. These students search for last-minute extracurricular options to join in so they have a reason to catch the ...

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