Why are families like yours choosing Downey Unified?

college and career mindset
College & Career Mindset
Upgraded Facilities
unique programs
Unique Programs
continuous growth
Continuous Growth
high standards
High Standards

Our Vision

All students graduate with a 21st Century education that ensures they are college and career ready, globally competitive and citizens of strong character.

Our Mission

Downey Unified School District is committed to developing all students to be self-motivated learners and productive, responsible and compassionate members of an ever-changing global society. Our highly qualified staff foster meaningful relationships with students, parents, and the community while providing a relevant and rigorous curriculum in facilities that advance teaching and learning.

21 Schools in Downey

The Downey Unified School District is comprised of 13 elementary schools, 4 middle schools, 3 high schools, and an adult school.

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