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Welcome to the Downey Unified School District
We believe that all students must have access to a positive and challenging learning environment. The right environment is vital to guiding and inspiring students to realize their individual potentials. Downey Unified School District does just that with positive school culture, safe and clean campuses, and knowledgeable and caring staff. Regularly raising our standards and improving all aspects of our programs, we always strive to offer our students the best because…
Our Kids Deserve the Best!
Our Students Deserve the Best
“Our schools have enjoyed the reputation of being a part of a renowned school system and have been recognized for our performance. We are working on constantly improving to be the best we can be for the benefit of our students and the Downey community.“
– Dr. John Garcia, Superintendent
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News & Announcements
Formerly School of Choice, Intra-District applications for students within the district will be open from Jan. 1-31, 2024.
The 2024-25 application window for next school year’s Dual Language Immersion program is now open.
Kirsten Neill was named a 2024 California Teacher of the Year Finalist and a 2023-24 Los Angeles County Teacher of the Year.