DGN News & Events

DGN's annual Summer Theatre Workshop will be held on Tuesday, August 14, from 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM in North High's Clarence Johnson Auditorium. We are excited to welcome ba...

Congratulations to the following students named to Downers Grove North High School’s Honor Roll for the second semester of the 2017-18 school year! 4.0 & ...

Calling All North High Students! Join us September 1 - 2 for our annual ELITE Fall Leadership Weekend in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin! Every year we welcome over 125 N...

The Commencement Ceremony for the Class of 2018 will be held outside in the stadium beginning at 7 p.m. Access to the campus will be open for spectators at 5:45 p.m. with gates ...

Downers Grove North High senior Joseph Delorto has been awarded the 2018 Alliance Française de Chicago McCormick Award for Excellence scholarship. He will be sent on an...

Daily Announcements - North High School Attention all Students: All LOCKERS must be cleaned out. Anything left in the lockers will be thrown away. Please remember AL...

North High students took part in the annual “TECH 2018 Students for the Information Age” demonstration on May 10, 2018 at the State Capitol Building in Springfield. ...

Eighty-four Downers Grove North High School students studying Spanish attained national recognition for excellent performance on the 2018 National Spanish Examinations. Stud...

Final Exam Week Student help day - May 21 Monday, May 21 is a regularly scheduled late start day with first period beginning at 9:20 a.m. However, on this day, a...

North High fine arts presents their spring play: The Comedy of Errors on Thursday, May 3, Friday, May 4 and Saturday, May 5 at 5 p.m. in Room 248. Tickets are $10 for adults, st...

North High hosted their Senior Athlete Celebration Wednesday, May 2 for those continuing their athletic career in college. Forty-six graduating seniors will be playing their spo...

North High hosted their Wellness Fair on Thursday, April 26th, 2018. More than 2,000 students and faculty participated in Wellness Fair activities and more than 40 community org...

DGN Journalism and Yearbook students earned several awards at the Journalism Education Association and National Scholastic Press Association (JEA/NSPA) Convention April 12-...

DGN Junior Matthew Troher was selected as the Illinois delegate to attend the 2018 Al Neuharth Free Spirit and Journalism Conference in Washington, D.C., June 16-21. Troher also...

DGN has hired Danielle Wilder as the new head dance coach for the Athena Dance Team. Wilder will begin coaching at the start of the 2018-19 school year.   “We&rsqu...

Erin Ludwick will serve as the Assistant Principal for Student Support Services at Downers Grove North High School starting with the 2018-19 school year. The Board of Education ...

Three DGN students, Vanessa Kamman, Jade (Birdy) Roberts, and Brady Moore, are winners of the National Society of The Colonial Dames of America (NSCDA) Congressional Seminar Ess...

Community High School District 99 has announced the appointment of Mr. Jessen Smith to the faculty of the Downers Grove North High School Fine Arts Department. Mr. Smith will be...

District 99 summer school registration will be open through Tuesday, April 3 to Thursday, May 24. Contact your Guidance Counselor to register.  The first semester of Sum...

Natalie White, a senior at Downers Grove North High School, has been named the 2018 Illinois Journalist of the Year by the Illinois Journal Education Association (IJEA). She bec...

North High teachers Jenne Dehmlow and Courtney White have been named “Outstanding Activity Advisors” by the Illinois Directors of Student Activities (IDSA). Dehmlow ...

North High student musicians participated in the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) State Solo and Ensemble Contest on March 3, 2018, at Joliet Central Catholic High S...

Downers Grove North High School is seeking nominations for alumni members to receive its “Alumni Award of Excellence” for 2018. The “Alumni Award of Excellence...

Miles Christensen, a senior at North High School in Downers Grove, received Honorable Mention in the 21st All-State Academic Team contest of the Illinois High School Association...

Nick Arand and Miles Christensen, seniors at North High School in Downers Grove, have been named two of approximately 4,500 candidates in the 2018 U.S. Presidential Scholars Pro...