The Downey Legend

Saving lives at the fall blood drive

Saving lives at the fall blood drive

Sergio Villegas, Writer

November 21, 2011

The students, staff and the American Red Cross all joined forces on Nov. 2 in the gym to gather blood and save lives at the annual Fall Blood Drive.  Students between ages sixteen and eighteen were allowed to give blood, although sixteen year olds needed parental consent to donate.  The gym was crowded...

Students save lives at Spring Blood Drive

Students save lives at Spring Blood Drive

June 14, 2011

Students and staff came together in an effort to save lives on June 8 for the American Red Cross Association Spring Blood Drive.  This event marked the second blood drive of the year and garnered 500 pints of blood, saving approximately 1,500 lives. For some students, this was the first opportunity...

Back to School Night

Wendy Mora

September 30, 2010

As the sun descended in the sky, teachers prepared for the arrival of students and parents for the annual back to school night on September 30, at 6pm. The quad was filled with lost and confused parents walking around looking for the following class on the schedule; luckily ASB was there to provide a...

The School Newspaper of Downey High School
Justine Ayon