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Freshmen Vs. Seniors

Freshmen Vs. Seniors

Lily Nguyen, Comic Artist/Writer/Photographer

September 13, 2017


Filed under Comics

Opening doors to future vikes

Opening doors to future vikes

Gabby Sanchez, A&E Editor

May 31, 2013


Filed under News

Downey High School held its annual open house on Thursday, May 23 and introduced the incoming freshmen to all clubs and classes, let them watch performances to feel the school’s spirit and allowed current students’ parents interact with teachers. The gymnasium welcomed hundreds of parents and...

Getting a grip on self-control

Getting a grip on self-control

Kimberly Dominguez, News Editor

November 21, 2011


Filed under Student Life

Freshmen and sophomore students fill the gym on Nov.16 to watch a video production, “Get a Grip”. The video gave the students information on how to use self-control in everyday discussions. After settling down the lively crowd and after a quick shout-out to the girls varsity volleyball team, the...

Welcoming the newcomers

Welcoming the newcomers

Sergio Villegas, Staff Writer

October 12, 2011


Filed under Student Life

After the morning bell rang on Sept. 7 at 7 o’clock freshmen were sent into the next chapter of their education: high school.  As they walked, many felt nervous as they transitioned into one of the hardest obstacles they must overcome.  Many said they were anxious, since this new school is drastically...

Stepping into a new world

Anais Hinojosa

September 30, 2010


Filed under Student Life

Over 1,000 confused and bewildered freshmen flooded the congested hallways of their new world on Sept. 8 as they set foot in high school for the first time. Changes such as a huge, maze-like campus, and giant student population, never fail to baffle freshman year after year. On the first day of school,...

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