Parent Resource: Helping Kids Learn Healthy Financial Habits

Many individuals enter into adulthood wishing that they had learned some basic skills necessary for life that would have better prepared them for the “real world” — particularly in terms of money management and financial responsibility. With the...

New Parenting Series: Stress Management

Join us for a new six week Parenting Series starting on February 15, 2023.

Sussman Middle School Earns Global Designation!

Our district is proud to announce that Sussman Middle School is now an IB Candidate School* for the Middle Years Programme!

News & Announcements

Join us for our Elementary Education Expo

Join us for our Elementary Education Expo

Discover how Downey Unified offers our students the best through programs encouraging innovation, critical thinking and creativity.

Descubra cómo el Distrito Escolar Unificado de Downey ofrece lo mejor a nuestros estudiantes a través de programas que fomentan la innovación, el pensamiento crítico y la creatividad.

Superintendent’s Message before Winter Break

Superintendent’s Message before Winter Break

Please take a few minutes to listen to a district update as we head into the final week before Winter Break.

Tómese unos minutos para escuchar una actualización del distrito a medida que nos acercamos a la última semana antes de las vacaciones de invierno.

2023-2024 Intra-District Open Enrollment Opens Jan. 1st

2023-2024 Intra-District Open Enrollment Opens Jan. 1st

Formerly School of Choice, Intra-District applications for students within the district will open from 1/1/23 to 1/30/23.

Anteriormente Escuela de elección, las solicitudes para estudiantes dentro del distrito se abrirán del 1/1/23 al 1/30/23.

Expand their Horizons: G.L.A.D Now Enrolling!

Expand their Horizons: G.L.A.D Now Enrolling!

The Global Language Academies of Downey (G.L.A.D.) is now accepting application for next school year!

Expanda sus horizontes: ¡G.L.A.D. ahora está aceptando inscripciones! ¡La ventana de solicitudes 2023-24 de G.L.A.D para el próximo año escolar ya está abierta para inscripciones!

Thank you!  State of the Schools

Thank you! State of the Schools

After a two-year hiatus, on Friday, October 7, 2022, our Board of Education and Superintendent hosted our eighth annual...

Community Open House Events

Community Open House Events

The entire Downey community is invited to attend for an opportunity to see the modernizations and new facilities firsthand.