The Downey Legend

73 Questions with Mr. Kraus

Josemaria Marquez, Videographer February 11, 2024

The Newsies Guide to The Perfect Holiday Gift

The Newsies Guide to The Perfect Holiday Gift

Desteni Vega, Social Media Manager December 6, 2023

Meet the New Assistant Principal Vanessa Bedolla

Jazmin Cantoran, Photographer November 1, 2023

As her first year at Downey High School, Vanessa Bedolla is getting used to the rhythm of campus as well as getting to know her coworkers. Bedolla has been doing an excellent job balancing work and school....

All About Mr. Cooke

Christopher Armenta, Writer September 29, 2023

Throughout your high school career, the idea of beginning on the right path after high school is continually coming back to you, more so throughout your senior year. It’s important to have a counselor...

Declining Enrollment Hitting Downey High

Angelina Andrade and Maribel Magdaleno September 29, 2023

As many have heard, perhaps from first-hand experience in their own classes, or from a friend who went through it themselves, a number of classes at Downey High School are being uplifted and/or displaced....

Maui Wildfires Reaches Its Way to Downey High School

Travis Padilla, Writer September 5, 2023

In August 2023, two significant natural events captured the world's attention, reminding us of the power of nature and the need for preparedness. One of these events was the Maui wildfires in Hawaii, which...

Meet the Admin: Julie Self Main

Meet the Admin: Julie Self Main

Ashley Hernandez and Natalie Corona April 4, 2023

On our campus, we have numerous hardworking administrators and each of them have taken different journeys which led them to their positions today. Julie Self Main, a principal assistant at Downey High,...

Veterans of our Campus: Mr. Toledo

Natalie Corona, Writer March 13, 2023

In honor of Military Day on our campus, I wanted to highlight one of the veterans we have on campus: Mr. Toledo. Mr. Toledo is one of the counselors here on campus, but prior to that, Toledo was a U.S....

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