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Angelina Andrade, Writer April 6, 2022

It’s always a hard choice to choose what one does with their freetime, after school whether it’s extracurriculars or work. While some have their preferences for what they do for fun, a very common...

Book Ban in Texas

Sofia Basulto, Writer March 16, 2022

Greg Abbott, the governor of Texas, has now been actively fighting to ban books from Texan schools that he and his team deem ‘vulgar and explicit material’ since December of last year. While being...

Students Study Habits

Angelina Andrade, Writer March 16, 2022

With about a month into the new semester, and with mid quarter grades just due on Friday Feb 4th, it’s very important for students to know to make sure they are studying in the most effective way for...

What do Students think about the Pronoun Pins?

Eliseo Payan, Photographer / Videographer March 16, 2022

Pronoun pins are going to be offered during both lunches for students to have these pins clipped on their bags and their shirts. These pins will include the pronouns he/him ,she/her, they/them, xim,and...

Juniors on their Upcoming Senior Year

Samantha Ramirez, Writer March 11, 2022

On March 13, 2020 the world went into lockdown, meaning the closure of Downey High School. The class of 2023– freshmen at the time, were rid of the rest of their freshman year along with their sophomore...

The Covid Antigen Tests

Angelina Andrade, Writer January 28, 2022

With the recent spike in Covid cases around the country, the state of California has tried to get a better handle on the issue by providing each student within the state with a Covid Antigen test. These...

DHS Thanksgiving Dinner Customs

Ximena Solorzano, Photographer November 29, 2021

Thanksgiving is the epitome of the fall season. As the orange and brown leaves fall down to the ground, watching football games and viewing the Macy's Thanksgiving Parade are classic activities that many...

Student’s Plans for Thanksgiving Break

Jocelyn Gonzalez, Writer November 24, 2021

As Thanksgiving is around the corner, the anticipated break that most students long for also follows. This will be the first break that students will have since the first day of school so some students...

Downey v. Warren Crowd

Downey v. Warren Crowd

Deborah Diaz, Photographer November 10, 2021

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