The Downey Legend

2015-2016 Staff

Sabrina Picou

Sabrina Picou

When Sabrina Picou joined newspaper she was quiet, nervous and knew only one person. She did not know...

Fernando Mandujano

Fernando Mandujano

Wanting to stay out of trouble, senior, Fernando Mandujano, took a liking to photography, his sophomore...

Bruno Braka

Bruno Braka

  A day at school for junior, Bruno Braka, is not like every other student’s day, as he is...

Karla Ramirez

Karla Ramirez

From making shelter, to giving CPR in an emergency, Karla Ramirez knows all about survival in the wild,...

Julissa Villalobos

Julissa Villalobos

Ever since the trip to Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) with her grandma to an art exhibition,...

Alyssa Vega

Alyssa Vega

With graduation coming up this spring, and lots of work still left to be done, Alyssa Vega is finally...

Cintia Macias

Cintia Macias

With little experience but her sister as an inspiration, senior, Cintia Macias joined the Downey High...

Melissa Hernandez

Melissa Hernandez

Writing has played an important part in Melissa Hernandez’s life, as she has been writing in a quiet...

Miranda Ramirez

Miranda Ramirez

Female representation in media has evolved throughout the years, and this movement is something Miranda...

Esmeralda Martinez

Esmeralda Martinez

The main obstacle in the life of senior, Esmeralda Martinez, an adventurous student who loves to explore...

Aimee-Nicole Torres

Aimee-Nicole Torres

When Aimee-Nicole Torres was returning from an eight-hour trip all she wanted was sleep, yet she couldn’t...

Beatrice Peña

Beatrice Peña

From shows like Cherry Glazerr to sold out arenas, junior, Beatrice Pena has made concerts a hobby, but...

Fatima Rosas

Fatima Rosas

Fatima Rosas, Downey High School junior, has given a new definition to the term ”fan girl” by shedding...

Daisy Lopez

Daisy Lopez

Finding a way to motivate herself through any goal, Downey High School senior, Daisy Lopez, individually...

Chelsea Mendoza

Chelsea Mendoza

The thirst for knowledge was never quite quenched for, junior, Chelsea Mendoza. and a poet in 8th grade was ...

Amanda Davila

Amanda Davila

During the summer of 2015 at Huntington Beach’s U.S. Open, Amanda Davila could win an Oscar because...

Jazlyn Contreras

Jazlyn Contreras

YouTubers are eminent for being eccentric, extroverted characters, but these are misnomers of bashful...

Dianna Jimenez

Dianna Jimenez

The new AP English class, AP Language and Composition, at Downey High School has given junior, Dianna...

Montze Mendoza

Montze Mendoza

During her involvement in martial arts, sophomore, Montze Mendoza, traveled throughout Southern California...

Brandon Guerrero

Brandon Guerrero

Having a mom work as a labor and delivery nurse took an unexpected turn for senior, Brandon Guerrero,...

Angelica Fregoso

Angelica Fregoso

After realizing that 4,382 students registered in less than a week to join Downey High School, Angelica...

Lidia Rios

Lidia Rios

Being told she was creative the majority of her life, Lidia Rios, turned her extra time into a new hobby;...

Alex Castillo

Alex Castillo

To fill his time during the summer, Alex Castillo, junior, made a movie list that was composed of around...

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