DGN News & Events

Daily Announcements - North High School Monday, May 20th   One Book One School Summer Reading:  for those students who pre-purchased a copy of this summ...

Hello DGN Families, Monday, May 20 is a regularly scheduled late start day with first period beginning at 9:20 a.m.  However, on this day, all teachers will be available...

Downers Grove North High School Science Department Chair Mike Heinz has been selected as one of approximately 40 teachers worldwide to participate in the 2019 MIT Science and En...

Downers Grove North High School Science Teacher Ashley Remegi was one of 17 science teachers nationally to receive the Maitland P. Simmons Memorial Award for New Teachers from t...

  Registration is now open for the ELITE Fall Leadership Weekend.  This annual leadership opportunity for students will take place Saturday, August 31 - Sunday,...

North High hosted their Senior Student-Athlete Celebration Wednesday, May 1, for those continuing their athletic career in college. Twenty-two graduating seniors will be pl...

North High Theatre presents their Spring Studio Production of Neighborhood 3: Requisition of Doom May 2-4. The performances will take place in the Room 248 at North High School ...

District 99 students competed for top honors among several area high school students in various categories in the fields of STEM, Business, Humanities, Performing Arts and ...

Four North High Fine Arts students have earned national Scholastic Art and Writing Awards from the Alliance of Young Artists and Writers.  Kaitlyn Almazan: Silver Medal ...

37 District 99 students competed at the Illinois State Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA) Competition and seven qualified for the International Career Development Co...

Matt Troher, a senior at Downers Grove North High School, has been named runner-up for the 2019 Illinois Journalist of the Year by the Illinois Journalism Education Association ...

North High students took the optional National German Exam in late 2018 and earned recognition for their performance. 11 students earned awards based on their level in clas...

District 99 student musicians participated in the Illinois High School Association State Solo and Ensemble Contest at Hinsdale South on March 2. Students prepare solos and ensem...

District 99 student artists earned a combined $3.5 million in college sponsorship offers at the Illinois High School Art Exhibition (IHSAE) which opened on Sunday, February 24.&...

North High presents the musical Beauty and the Beast on Thursday, March 7 at 7 p.m., Friday, March 8 at 7 p.m., and Saturday, March 9 at 5 p.m. The performances will take p...

The DGN Trojan Boosters’ cordially invites the community to attend the annual Pretty in Purple fundraiser to benefit North High athletes. The Fashion Show features DGN ath...

North High Families are invited to attend a presentation by Adam Russo of Edgewood Clinical Services on Fostering Resilience in Students and Supporting Post-Secondary Succe...

Congratulations to the following students named to Downers Grove North High School’s Honor Roll for the first semester of the 2018-2019 school year. 4.0 & Abov...

DGN families and students are invited to attend the College Planning Night on Wednesday, Feb. 20 at 6:30 p.m. DGN Counselors and speakers from area colleges will be presenting -...

The Fine Arts Department at Downers Grove North High School is proud to announce the results of the judging from the 2019 Scholastic Art Awards held at Downers Grove North High ...

ANNOUNCEMENT READ TO ALL STUDENTS FROM PRINCIPAL JANICE SCHWARZE JANUARY 16, 2019   Good morning, this is Mrs. Schwarze, your principal. In the last few days...

The winner of Student Choice was FLAME! Beginning Feb. 11, the new menu selection will be featured for a limited time. Chartwells, District 99’s food service provider, ...

North High will induct two former student-athletes and one former coach into the DGN Athletic Hall of Fame this Saturday, January 12. The reception will take place at 3 p.m. wit...

Thirteen student-musicians from Downers Grove North High School have earned All-State honors through the Illinois Music Education Association. Students were selected to the All-...

North High science teacher and cross country coach John Sipple was named the 2017-18 Illinois Boys Cross Country Coach of Year by the National Federation of State High School As...