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Students win big on Senior Awards Night

Students win big on Senior Awards Night

Sharon Kim, Parents & Teachers Editor

June 14, 2011

A select group of roughly 150 seniors streamed into the Downey Civic Theatre at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 9, to receive scholarships from various organizations and benefactors dedicated to funding students’ college educations. Minutes before the show began, the sharply-dressed seniors were directed...

Senior Assembly

Senior Assembly

Brandon Pineda

May 11, 2011

The senior class of 2011 congregated to the gymnasium to discuss the final senior status on April 30. The senior assembly is designed to inform seniors on their last activities and, mostly, on their requirements to graduate. More than 900 seniors met at the gym to listen to the administrators and the...

Trick-or-Treating for Unicef

Trick-or-Treating for Unicef

Angelica Co, Student Life Editor

November 5, 2010

To raise money for the kids in third world countries, Key Club, Kiwins, and Normaneers participated during the Halloween season in the Trick-or-Treat for Unicef. From October 27 to 29, Key Club collected donations for the Trick-or-Treat for Unicef and raised $135.97 in just three days. In order to reach that am...

Blood Drive

Blood Drive

Julia Ruiz, Sports Editor

November 5, 2010

Vikings swarmed into the gym on Nov. 3 to donate blood for the 2010 Fall Blood Drive sponsored by the American Red Cross. The gym transformed from an athletic court into a blood bank as black stretchers covered the floor, volunteers assisted donors throughout the room, and students walked with red arm...

Key Club attends rally

Thomas Beltran

December 2, 2009

Spirit and energy were in the midst when Downey High School’s Key Club attended Key Club International’s Fall Rally annually held at Six Flags’ Magic Mountain on November 14th. For years Key Club has been a key participant in a three state rally, which takes part in the southern rally, along with...

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