Open Enrollment: Jan. 1 – Jan. 31, 2021

Downey Unified School District offers residents of our District the opportunity to choose which school they would like their child(ren) to attend within the District if space is available.

District Update

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

G.L.A.D Registration is Now Open!

The application window for the Global Language Academies of Downey (G.L.A.D) Dual Language Immersion Program for the next school year is open now through January 31, 2021.

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News & Announcements

Winter Break Meal Distribution

Winter Break Meal Distribution

Our Winter Break begins next week and although our students may be taking two weeks away from virtual learning, our Food Service staff will be working hard to make sure that all students continue to be fed during this time away. On Monday, December...

Thanksgiving Extra Eats!

Thanksgiving Extra Eats!

With Thanksgiving Break next week, we will be providing additional meals to our families this week in an effort to support them during this week away. Please see the flyer below for details and school sites that will be providing "Extras Eats"...

Important Message

Student Intent for returning on January 4th Mensaje importante: Intención del estudiante para regresar el 4 de enero (Desplácese hacia abajo) Dear Downey Unified Families, We hope you are safe and well. The disruption to all of our lives caused by...

District Update

District Update

January 4th Reopening in a Hybrid & Full Distance Learning Model Please take a few minutes the list to a video message from Superintendent Dr. Garcia. Subtilties can be accessed by clicking the CC on the bottom right-hand corner of the screen....

Message from Superintendent

Message from Superintendent

Mensaje del Superintendente - Desplácese hacia abajo Good Evening Downey Unified Families, We are a little over a month into the start of school and I would like to thank you again for your patience, flexibility and grace as we continue to navigate...

Meal Distribution Update

Meal Distribution Update

Beginning Wednesday, Sept. 2nd, our meal distribution time will be extended on Wednesdays to better support our middle and high school students' schedules. At all 14 of our distribution locations, meals will now be available from 10:30am to 12:30pm...

Meal Distribution Update

We our proud to be able to serve our students by providing meals in a drive-thru fashion Monday through Friday from 10:30am to 12pm. Beginning on Monday, August 24th, Columbus High School will no longer be a site to pick up meals, however all other...

Covid-19 Update from the DUSD Board of Education

The board has announced the plan for Fall 2020 school year. Watch the video to learn more. https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1&v=dBjE1ytGWKI&feature=emb_logo *This video has subtitles available in both English and Spanish.  Please...

Governor’s Announcement

Dear Downey Unified Families, Yesterday, the Governor made an announcement regarding Los Angeles County’s surge in COVID-19 cases and instituting the closure of a number of facilities. In addition, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health...

Message from the Superintendent

Please click here to read this in Spanish/Haga clic aquí para leer esto en español July 10, 2020 Dear Downey Unified Families, I hope you are safe and well. The disruption to all of our lives caused by the COVID-19 pandemic has been profound and I...

Wellness Tips

FBI Safety Tips

FBI Safety Tips

Each year parents are encouraged to remind their students about safety for walking to and from school. These tips were provided by the FBI.