The Downey Legend

Spring Break Activities

Denise Rodriguez and Miranda Ortiz April 20, 2022

Downey High School students finally have a break from school after three long months. How are students spending their spring break? Let’s take a look at what some of Downey High School students will...

Senior Prom: What are they wearing?

Monica Luna April 20, 2022

With prom on May 14, 2022, many seniors are starting to shop for their prom outfits. There are many factors they are considering when picking their perfect prom outfit. Many want their outfit to have a...

Student Opinions on Masks No Longer Being Required

Samantha Ramirez, Writer March 23, 2022

Student Opinions on Masks No Longer Being Required On March 3, 2022, Downey Unified put out a district update stating that they’d “​​be aligning with Los Angeles County Department of Public...

Downey’s 2022 Senior Shades Day

Denise Rodriguez and Miranda Ortiz March 22, 2022

Downey High School hosts Senior Day every 22nd of the month to make seniors feel involved and special for their last year of high school. On March 22, 2022, the theme was bring your senior shades.    Hailey...

Students Study Habits

Angelina Andrade, Writer March 16, 2022

With about a month into the new semester, and with mid quarter grades just due on Friday Feb 4th, it’s very important for students to know to make sure they are studying in the most effective way for...

What do Students think about the Pronoun Pins?

Eliseo Payan, Photographer / Videographer March 16, 2022

Pronoun pins are going to be offered during both lunches for students to have these pins clipped on their bags and their shirts. These pins will include the pronouns he/him ,she/her, they/them, xim,and...

Spring Sports

Jessica Arellano and Monica Luna March 16, 2022

As many athletes prepare to head into their spring season of 2022, there is much to hear about how athletes feel, how they have prepared, and what they expect. Many athletes are seniors whose last season...

Link Crew Applications Now Open

Ximena Solorzano and Jocelyn Gonzalez March 14, 2022

 Despite it seeming like so long ago, the first day of high school ever was a blur of chaos. With a school map in hand, students went from building to building in hopes of finding their class while...

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