Homecoming 2018

The Homecoming Game  2019 will take place on Friday, September 20 (vs. Proviso East)

1968 Graduate Bud Schnierle See shares his reflections on the history of DGS of the early years! Click here to read his contribution. Thank you, Bud!

Upcoming Reunions

If you are planning a reunion and would like support in contacting classmates, scheduling a school tour or announcing the reunion on our website, please contact us to make arrangements.

Please let us know your reunion plans and we will post them here!

District Alumni Directory

We welcome the chance to stay in touch with our graduates. If you are a South High graduate and would like to update your contact information, please send us an email. By sharing your mailing and email addresses and phone number with us, your information will be available to those in your graduating class who are organizing class reunions.

You may also subscribe to our DGS Alumni List by sharing your email address, below:

Distinguished Alumni

For information on the 2018 Distinguished Alumni Program, and to nominate a classmate:

Click here to go to the Distinguished Alumni page or click the tab on the left sidebar.

Calling All South High Alumni!

Our alumni serve as an inspiration to all of us at District 99, and we want to share your successes with current students, staff, families and community members! Please email your story, ideas and photos to us and you could be featured in an upcoming edition of our newsletter.

Please "LIKE" the school alumni Facebook page, "South High School in Downers Grove DGS Alumni."

District 99 Education Foundation

D99 Education Foundation LogoAnother way for alumni to connect and support North High and South High students and staff with innovative curriculum and technologies that fall outside of traditional public funding is by supporting the District 99 Education Foundation. See for more information.

District 99 Alumni Newsletter

The District 99 Education Foundation is pleased to announce the publishing of your District 99 Alumni Newsletter! Both Downers Grove North and Downers Grove South High Schools will be represented. Sign up today to find old friends, be "in the know", learn about class reunions, networking opportunities, alumni events and community happenings.

Receive the Alumni Newsletter

If you would like to submit any information to our Newsletter Committee, please send your request via email. We will do whatever we can to ensure your information is published.

Please note, information should reflect alumni interests. This may include:

  • Community events that are linked with District 99
  • Alumni events
  • Class reunions
  • Graduation announcements
  • "Alumni in the News"
  • "Where are they now?"
  • Alumni in the military/veterans
  • Alumni awards/announcements
  • Class of __________ news, noteworthy events, etc.
  • Alumni groups (from meetups/Facebook/LinkedIn/etc.)
  • Memorials (name, town, class graduating year)
  • Fundraisers and volunteer opportunities by graduating class