DGN News & Events

Daily Announcements - North High School Wednesday, November 14th Any girls interested in joining the bowling team, please meet after school in the purple gym lobby f...

North High celebrates its “Under the Big Top” circus-themed Homecoming beginning Monday, September 24 through Saturday, September 29. Below is a detailed list of sch...

Come see North High Theatre’s first show of the year - Over the Tavern THIS WEEK in the studio theatre. Kevin Danner, Renee Boone, and Patrick Jackson play Eddie, Annie, a...

We would like to welcome all Downers Grove North families to our All School Open House on Thursday, August 30. The purpose of the program is to give you an opportunity to v...

Downers Grove North High School has selected three alumni to receive distinguished alumni awards. DGN will be honoring these alumni at upcoming Homecoming celebrations in S...

It's the first day for our new North High teachers!  North High welcomes the following new teachers for the 2018-19 school year! Front Row (left to right...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Three students at North High School in Downers Grove have been named as finalists in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program (NMSP), an academic competition for recognition ...

North High School in Downers Grove has hired South High 2002 alum Joe Horeni as a physical education teacher; Horeni will also serve as the new DGN head football coach. On Monda...

North High students Marion Deal, Audrey Dwyer and Emma Segrest were recognized by the Belin-Blank Center at the University of Iowa as Scholastic Writing Award recipients. Pre...