The Downey Legend

DHS College Fair

DHS College Fair

Adrian Soto, Writer

November 13, 2018


Filed under Community, Student Life, Top Stories

Due to the student interest in pursuing education after high school, Downey High School hosted the annual District Wide College Fair on Oct. 23 from 6 to 8 p.m. on the Allen Layne Stadium field.   California possess the largest number of universities of any one state in the United States. ...

To support the students

To support the students

Hanna Suarez, Editor In Chief

May 14, 2013


Filed under Community

With the early retirement of ten-year superintendent Dr. Wendy L. Doty in March of 2013, Dr. John Garcia was welcomed into the Downey Unified School District office on April 1. Dr. Garcia worked his way up from the start of his educational career as a fifth grade teacher to a principal and now to...

Providing a healthy choice

Providing a healthy choice

Rodas Hailu, Student Life Editor

November 15, 2012


Filed under Student Life

As part of a new regimen, the Downey Unified School District has implemented healthier foods to offer to students at all school campuses within the city. Because of the Healthy Kids Hungry Act of 2010, schools must monitor the amount of grain and fat offered for students. Obesity has become a serious...

YouTube no longer available at D.U.S.D.

YouTube no longer available at D.U.S.D.

Irene Luna, Co-Editor and Chief

April 4, 2011


Filed under News

An e-mail was sent out to all faculty within the Downey Unified School District on March 21, notifying everyone that YouTube has been blocked from D.U.S.D. and took effect on March 31 at 3:00 p.m.  This action affected not only the students of Downey schools but also the teachers. “I would like...

The School Newspaper of Downey High School
DUSD