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Skills USA in San Diego

Over Spring Break, students from DHS competed with other high schools across the state. DHS took 16 Gold medals, 13 Silver medals and 18 Bronze medals. Congratulations to our team for taking top honors in the state.

Successful Leadership at DHS

Mr Zuniga and the Instructional Leadership team came up with 5 Symbols of successful Leadership at DHS. 1 Shared Leadership. 2 Change is good. 3 Don't Judge. 4 Collaboration. 5 Data Driven results. All culminating as being student centered.

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Period 1  7:50 AM - 8:46 AM (56)
Period 2 8:53 AM - 9:55 AM (62)
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B Lunch 12:11 PM - 12:41 PM (30)
Period 5 12:48 PM - 1:44 PM (56)
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Wednesday, Thursday
Block I 7:50 AM - 9:40 AM (110)
Snack 9:40 AM - 9:50 AM (10)
A Block II 10:00 AM - 11:05 AM (65)
A Lunch 11:05 AM - 11:35 AM (30)
A Block II 11:40 AM - 12:20 PM (40)
B Block II 10:00 AM - 11:50 AM (110)
B Lunch 11:50 AM - 12:20 PM (30)
Block III 12:30 PM - 2:20 PM (110)

Jane Austen Essay Contest Open to 9-12th grades

Essay Contest Topic Examine a single Jane Austen novel DEADLINE: May 15, 2015.  Visit: www.jasna.org for full contest details.       Pick-up a flyer with Mrs. Campos in A100 Good Luck!!!

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Daily Announcements 4/20/15

Attention Juniors and Sophomores–UC Riverside visits Downey High on Wednesday, April 22nd after school in A100. UCR will be going over what you need to know when applying to UC Riverside. UCR offers Division 1 athletics, School of Medicine, College of Engineering and College of Natural & Agricultural Sciences. Plan to Attend on Wednesday, April 22nd after school. Questions see …

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Writing Center Tutor Applications

Become a Writing Center Tutor! The writing center is now accepting applications for the 2015-2016 school year! Complete an application packet by 4/30/15 Application 2-3 paragraph personal statement English teacher recommendation form For more information see Ms. Stratford in A-216 or visit the writing center website: http://dhswritingcenter.weebly.com/ Click below for the application and more information. Downey High School Writing Center …

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Sadie Hawkins Dance

Hey all you lovely ladies, grab your date and meet us in the gym. On Fri., April 17, from 8:00 – 11:00 p.m. we will be dancing the night away. Luau theme! Print out your dance contract here…

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