Senior Activities

Important Dates for Seniors

Date Event
November
11/1/16 Local Scholarship Open
11/4/16 Senior Panoramic Picture
11/4/16 Jostens – Cap & Gown Orders at Lunch
December
12/1/16 Jostens – Cap & Gown Orders at Lunch
12/12/16 Winter Formal Tickets on Sale
12/15/16 ASVAB
12/19/16 Jostens – Last Day: Cap & Gown Orders before increase
12/20-22 Final Exams
January
1/13/17 Local Scholarship (on-line) Applications Due: by midnight
1/13/17 Last Day to Buy Winter Formal Tickets
1/21/17 Winter Formal Dance
February
2/3/17 Black light Assembly
2/10/17 Jostens – Order/Delivery at Lunch
March
3/24/17 Jostens – Ring Order/Deliveries
3/29/17 Open House
April
4/10/17 Prom Tickets on Sale
4/24/17 Senior Assembly (Graduation Info)
May
5/17/17 Jostens Cap and Gown Delivery
5/5/17 Last Day to Buy Prom Tickets
5/13/17 Prom-Alexandria Ballroom, Los Angeles
5/22/17 Senior Awards Night – Downey Civic Theater 6 p.m.
5/24/17 Viking Awards
5/30/17 Baccalaureate at Downey High
5/31/17 Graduation Rehearsal at 10:15 AM (DHS Stadium) & Diploma Pick Up
June
6/1/17 Senior Sunset 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
5/26/17 Grad Nite: Magic Mountain 9:00 p.m.-5:00 a.m.
6/2/17 Graduation 7 p.m. at Vets Stadium (LBCC)

Senior Year Expenses

Winter Formal – January 21, 2017 from 8 PM to midnight at Knott’s Berry Farm
* These prices should stay the same but are not guaranteed due to unforeseen circumstances.

12/1 – 12/16 12/19 – 12/22 1/9 – 1/12 1/13
With ASB $65 each $70 each $75 each $105 each
Without ASB $70 each $75 each $80 each $105 each

 

Prom – May 13, 2017 from 8 PM to midnight at The Alexandria Ballroom: 501 S. Spring St. Los Angeles, CA 90013
* These prices should stay the same but are not guaranteed due to unforeseen circumstances.

4/10 – 4/14
4/24 – 4/28
5/1 – 5/4
5/5
With ASB $75 each $80 each $85 each $120 each
Without ASB $80 each $85 each $90 each $120 each

 

Yearbook
* These prices should stay the same but are not guaranteed due to unforeseen circumstances.

Summer
8/17 – 12/22
1/09 – 5/31
June
With ASB $90 each $95 each $100 each $105+ each
Without ASB $95 each $100 each $100 each $105+ each

 

Cap and Gown
* These prices should stay the same but are not guaranteed due to unforeseen circumstances.

Nov – Dec
Feb – May 25
May 26 – June TBA
$26 each $50 each $60 each cashonly

 

Grad Nite Tickets
* These prices should stay the same but are not guaranteed due to unforeseen circumstances.
Download Grad Night Contract

 

10/3 – 6/1 (first come, first serve or until sold out)
With ASB $90 each
Without ASB $95 each

 

Other Expenses

College applications varies
College entrance and AP tests varies
Senior class rings $70 – $440
Senior announcements and souvenirs $40 – $150
Additional Formal dance expenses $0 – $500
Senior Activities* $20 – $80

* All Downey High activity expenses are paid through the A.S.B. Bookkeeper’s office during snack, lunch and after school until 3:00 p.m.  All debts must be cleared to make any purchases.

You are welcome to call vendors directly for information:

Jostens:  (714) 751-0260
C&L Custom Jackets:  (714) 828-6900

Download a copy of the updated Senior Handout

More Senior Activity News/Updates

SCHOLARSHIPS ENDING VERY SOON

Scholarships ending soon….

Adrian De Vicente Memorial Scholarship DUE: Weds, April 5th

Mother & Son Scholarship DUE: Fri,  April 7th

Downey Lions Club Spirit of Community Scholarship DUE: Fri, April 14th

Turn-in Application in A201 College Center by 3pm NO Late applications will be accepted.

Stop by the College Career Center for current list of scholarships!

 

3 Scholarships Due soon: Downey Fed Credit Union , Essay contest and Stauffer Commty College Grant

Seniors Attention Seniors!!! We have 3 scholarships Due very soon, the Downey Federal Credit Union scholarship Due Feb 21, the “How you will make the world a better place” Essay Contest Scholarship is Due Feb 24 and the Stauffer Community College Scholarship/Grant Due Feb 28th.  All of these scholarships are in your Naviance account and are available in the College Career Ctr. A201-Go for It and Good Luck!

Scholarship 4 students who want 2BTeachers

The Downey Educators Association has a scholarship for future teachers.. You must have a GPA of 2.0 or higher, entering College in the fall, Write a brief essay and fill out the application. You may pick-up paper application in A201 the deadline for this scholarship is Feb 9 in A201.

2017 Grad Nite Contract

Grad Nite contracts available here.

2017 Grad Nite Contract