The Downey Legend

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Mercy Watkins November 5, 2010

Over twelve marching bands competed In the Marching Band Open Series competition hosted by DHS at Allen Layne Stadium on Oct 16. Band students arrived at 8:00am to practice for their annual MBOs competition....

Showing their signature pose, We Roc the Bloc dances in order to create something a new and something their own. Juniors Aaron Valle and Jason Lozano bother belong to a bigger group of dancers, called Dance Generation.

They roc the bloc

Thomas Beltran, A&E Editor October 20, 2010

Dancing has always been a form of expression as it constantly evolves: there are people who are determined to make a certain dance their own. For a few students, they are making a new name for themselves...

Mystical memories

Sarah Menendez June 2, 2010

Hundreds of students flocked to Santa Anita Park on Saturday, May 15 for the 2010 Senior Prom, hosted by the junior class. Seniors and their dates entered the enchanted moonlit dance themed “Mystic...

Hall of fame

Mercy Watkins June 2, 2010

In the theatre on May 28, four alumni students and a past staff member were inducted into the Hall of Fame, each of them associated were with making Downey legendary. Allen Layne, a past Downey principal,...

“Iron Man” lives again

Irene Luna, Editor-in-Cheif June 2, 2010

The much anticipated film “Iron Man 2” premiered in theaters everywhere on May 7th. Although the film starred some of the same cast members such as Robert Downey, Jr. as Tony Stark and Gwenyth Paltrow...

Adding sass to class

Larissa Hernandez June 2, 2010

Out of the many teachers on campus, Mr. Casarez changes the standards of the “average” teacher by coordinating pastel colored ensembles with skinny belts to give himself a vintage flair. Casarez,...

An expression of individualism

Vanessa Rosas June 2, 2010

As an AP student, an active member of the Junior States of America, and the Speech and Debate team, senior Rudy Mendoza leaves a bit of inspiration in all he takes part in. Not only has he been academically...

Dancing with a passion

Amanda Garcia June 2, 2010

As members of ROP Dance, and Dance Team slipped on their costumes and made sure their hair and makeup was perfect, family, friends and faculty members headed over to the Downey Theater to watch the annual...

Dance: music made visible

Wendy Mora June 2, 2010

Whether his future holds singing on Glee or dancing on So You Think You Can Dance, senior Evan Miller, is working towards his long-term dream of being a singer or a dancer. Miller has been dancing on the...

Family fun night

Cassandra Meuret June 2, 2010

The 12th annual Family Fun Night raved a big success and brought many smiles to those who enjoyed the variety of tasty treats and live entertainment on Thursday, May 20. This event is thrown yearly...

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