The Downey Legend

Photography Student Wins Gold Medal on SkillsUSA

Brenda Melara, Writer

May 21, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Organizations, Student Life

A selected group of students from the Advanced Photography class of Ronda Cordova went to Ontario, California on April 19, 2018 to participate in SkillsUSA in the categories of Photography and Career Pathway Showcase. At the end of the week, Leslie Paniagua, 12,  won the gold medal in the category ...

Instant memories

Instant memories

Lauren Rodriguez, Student Life Section Editor

February 26, 2014


Filed under Clubs & Organizations, Student Life

In the quad on Wed., Feb. 12 and 13, Mrs. Cordova’s Advanced Photo class sold polaroids for three dollars, during A and B lunch, to fundraise for miscellaneous photography expenses. Advanced Photo members took turns shooting instant photographs against a tan back-drop with Valentine’s Day themed...

Bringing home the gold

Bringing home the gold

Gabby Sanchez, Arts and Entertainment Editor

April 19, 2013


Filed under News

Downey High School students participated in the State Skills USA competition held from April 4 to April 7 in San Diego where they faced three days of intense challenges. The statewide competition gave students from all over the state of California the opportunity to show off their leadership and occupational...

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