The Downey Legend

A Future in The Arts

Nicole Alvarez, Writer

December 14, 2018


Filed under Art, Arts & Entertainment, Entertainment, Theatre

Lights...Camera..Action! Theatre has been a way for individuals to express themselves for decades. All the way from Broadway to a high school theatre, people around the world are telling stories through the arts. At Downey High School, drama students have continued to showcase their talents and express...

D.T.A.S.C Shakespeare Festival

Nicole Estrada, Writer

May 15, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Clubs & Organizations, Student Life

Back at James Monroe High School for their second year on April 21, Mr. Nelson, Downey High’s drama teacher took six groups to the annual acting competition known as D.T.A.S.C (Drama Teacher Association of Southern California) Shakespeare Festival. Three of the groups made it to semifinals- Taming o...

Genesis Anguiano chosen as new Girls State Delegate

Julia Ruiz

March 4, 2011


Filed under Legends, Student Life

Junior Genesis Anguiano prepares to represent Downey High School as this year’s delegate for the 2011 American Legion Auxiliary Girls State. Girls State is a nationwide program that sets out to help high school girls, which have completed their junior year and understand local and state gov...

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