DGN News & Events

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...

Daily Announcements - North High School Friday, May 18th Attention Seniors: If you were unable to pick up cap, gown & tickets they are located in student acti...

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...

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

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...

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...

In response to concerned students, parents, and community members following the recent school violence, here is an overview of safety practices and measures at Distric...

First Semester Honor Roll

February 2, 2018

Downers Grove North High School First Semester Honor Roll 2017-18 School Year 4.0 & Above Honor Roll Class of 2021 (Freshmen) Elyse Maria Adams, Merjaan Ahmad, Bi...

District 99 student artists have been honored with a variety of 2018 Chicagoland Scholastic Art Awards. Judging was held at Downers Grove North High School; a total of 1,271 stu...