The Downey Legend

Acceptance into the new World

Acceptance into the new World

Mercy Watkins, Staff Writer

April 15, 2011

With the coming of Spring, the anticipated college acceptance letters for seniors that applied to college in the fall have arrived. These acceptance letters determine the future of incoming college students. With endless choices of both schools and majors, seniors have unlimited possibilities to do...

Senior Senate meets for first time

Leading the Senior Senate meeting, which was held after school in Z-5 on Thursday, November 18, Phil Kong discusses possible senior activities.  The Senior Senate meetings are open to all seniors and are said to have another meeting on Dec. 16.

Irene Luna, Editor-in-Cheif

November 23, 2010

Seniors Phil Kong and Riza Karnadi hosted the Senior Senate meeting on Nov. 18, along with about 20 other seniors, in Z-5 after school to discuss the matters of their final year at Downey High.  Apparently, it happened to be “bring a friend day,” and as a result there was a bigger turn out at this...

Senior Priorities

The class of 2011 listens as Mr. Houts addresses them at the senior assembly, which was held Friday the eighth in the gym about issues with future senior activities such as Grad Night. At the moment , it is unsure as to where Grad Night will be held so students have been asked to come forward with suggestions.

Alejandra Paredes

October 20, 2010

The Senior Year Kick-Off assembly, hosted by administrators and ASB on October 8, marked the beginning of the end for the senior class. Senior activities, fees, and upcoming events were the main points addressed.  The attentive seniors showed much enthusiasm as each topic was discussed, beginning the...

A new era of leadership

John Franco

April 30, 2010

During the week of April 12, students and ASB candidates were anxious to find out who won the elections for the ASB board and as the winners were announced during second period it was revealed that the winning cabinet included ASB President Kristin Maranan, Vice-President Josh Kim, Treasurer Rebekah...

AP: Advanced Preparation

Sarah Menendez

April 30, 2010

As the countdown for the two weeks of Advanced Placement testing comes to a close, AP students go through extensive studying in order to assure they are prepared. Whether it’s study sessions, practice tests, or review books, AP students across campus are utilizing the final hours they have left before...

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