The Downey Legend

Students building skills for success

Students building skills for success

Zaira Zamora, Writer

May 11, 2012

After a year of highlighting their talents in the classroom, several students competed in the National SkillsUSA Conference, from April 12 to April 15, at the Town and Country Resort and Conference Center. The conference was held in San Diego, where nine students took home gold, silver, and bronze medals. Taking...

English classes write outside the box

English classes write outside the box

Anais Hinojosa

April 4, 2011

Pushing the limits of everyday assignments, students in several English classes throughout the school have taken on writing tasks that require more than just analyzing literature out of a textbook. Whether it’s writing a satire, a paper involving ethnography, or the tale of a real life immigrant, English...

The School Newspaper of Downey High School
Anne Choi