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.

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 State of the Schools breakfast presented by the Downey Foundation for Educational Opportunities, with all proceeds benefiting...

Eighth Annual State of the Schools Breakfast

We invite our families and the community to attend this year’s informative event on Friday, Oct. 7th.

News & Announcements

District Update – Outdoor Mask Guidelines

District Update – Outdoor Mask Guidelines

During tonight’s Special Board of Education meeting, the Board made the decision that outdoor masking will now be a recommendation and not a requirement, for both students and staff, effective immediately.

Actualización del distrito – Directrices sobre las máscaras al aire libre: Durante la reunión especial de la Junta de Educación de esta noche, la Junta tomó la decisión de que usar máscaras al aire libre ahora será una recomendación y no un requisito, tanto para los estudiantes como para el personal, con vigencia inmediata.

Downey Unified Alumnus Elected as First Latina President by Harvard Law Review

Downey Unified Alumnus Elected as First Latina President by Harvard Law Review

Priscila Coronado attended Rio San Gabriel Elementary, Doty Middle School and graduated in the top three percent of her class in 2015 from Downey High School.

Alumna del Distrito Escolar Unificado de Downey elegida como la primera presidenta Latina de Harvard Law Review – Priscila Coronado asistió a las escuelas Rio San Gabriel Elementary, Doty Middle School y se graduó en el tres por ciento superior de su clase en Downey High School en el 2015,

Message from our Superintendent

Message from our Superintendent

We have officially started our second week of school and I want to start by recognizing some successes and challenges we’ve faced these first few days.

Mensaje de nuestro Superintendente – Hemos comenzado oficialmente nuestra segunda semana de clases y quiero comenzar reconociendo algunos éxitos y desafíos que hemos enfrentado estos primeros días.

Vaccination Clinic for Everyone 12 and Older

Vaccination Clinic for Everyone 12 and Older

3:30pm to 7:30 pm on Thursday, July 22nd at Stauffer Middle School.

Clínicas de Vacunación para Todos los Mayores de 12 Años – Desde las 3:30 pm hasta las 7:30pm el jueves 22 de julio en Stuaffer Middle School.

Vaccination Clinics for Everyone 12 and Older

Vaccination Clinics for Everyone 12 and Older

12pm to 4pm on Tuesday, July 13th & Wednesday, July 14th.

Clínicas de Vacunación para Todos los Mayores de 12 Años – Desde las 12 pm hasta las 4 pm el martes 13 de julio y el miércoles 14 de julio

Middle and High School Reconfirmation Window

Middle and High School Reconfirmation Window

Wednesday, March 10th through midnight on Monday, March 15th

Ventana de Reconfirmación de Escuelas Intermedias y Secundarias: miércoles 10 de Marzo hasta la medianoche del lunes 15 de Marzo

District Update

District Update

Please take a few minutes watch a video message from Superintendent Dr. Garcia with the latest District Update.