DGS News & Events

Fall Sports Information

June 27, 2018

DGS Mustangs Fall Sports 2018-19 Start Dates, Times, and Locations!   All athletes must have a physical on file in the DGS Athletic Office.  Additionally, eve...

Congratulations to the following students named to Downers Grove South High School’s Honor Roll for Semester 2 of the 2017-18 School Year 4.0 & Above Honor Roll ...

The Commencement Ceremony for the class of 2018 will be held in the stadium beginning at 5 p.m. Access to the campus will be open for spectators at 3:45 p.m. with gates ope...

Final Exams and Monday 5/21 Late Start Day Greetings, We have all gotten into the habit of school starting at 9:20 a.m. on Mondays. As we did during first semester, w...

South High School students, Myles Henderson and Noah Jones, earned awards from DuPage County ACT-SO. Myles earned a gold medal and will advance to the National Competition in Sa...

Students from South High School in Downers Grove were named the 2018 State Champions in Journalism by the Illinois High School Association (IHSA). More than 75 other teams compe...

South High Drama students will be presenting their Childrens Play, James and the Giant Peach, on Friday, May 4th at 7 p.m. in the auditorium. “Our drama students are th...

South High hosted their “Spring All-Sign Day” on Wednesday, April 25 in the auditorium. Thirty-seven graduating seniors will be playing their sport at the colle...

South High Drama students will be presenting their spring musical All Shook Up on Thursday, April 19, Friday, April 20, Saturday, April 21 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, April 22 at 2 p....

The South High World Languages Department inducted 65 students into the French, German and Spanish Honor Societies. The organizations recognize high scholastic attainment in the...

Downers Grove South High School is seeking nominations for alumni members to receive its “Distinguished Alumni Award” for 2018. The Distinguished Alumni Award progra...

DGS Drama will host, "An Evening of One Act Plays" on Thursday, March 22 and Friday, March 23 at 7 p.m. in the South High Auditorium. Tickets are $10 for General ...

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...

Community High School District 99 has announced the appointment of Mr. DaJuan Brooks to the faculty of the Downers Grove South High School Fine Arts Department. Mr. Brooks will ...

The Girls Bowling Team at South High has been rolling for many decades. Many of those years, several bowlers qualified to the state competition as individuals, but only a handfu...

On February 24, South High’s Society of Women Engineers Club earned third place at the Rube Goldberg Machine Contest at Hoffman Estates High School. A Rube Goldberg Mac...

Last month, Downers Grove South High School students Esther Crandell and Andrea Ramirez were selected to participate in Capitol Hill Day in Washington, D.C. on behalf of Unified...

South 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 School...

The Downers Grove South High School Key Club is hosting its sixth annual Mustang Trot 5K Run/Walk to benefit the LUNGevity Foundation on Sunday, April 8, 2018 at South High...

On Monday, February 26, State Representative David S. Olsen presented Governor Rauner’s recent proclamation at South High in Downers Grove, which proclaims February 26-Mar...

For the second year in a row, the South High Speech Team is named state champion in the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) State Speech Tournament. The tournament was h...

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...

On Monday, February 5, State Representative David S. Olsen presented Governor Rauner’s recent proclamation at South High in Downers Grove, which proclaims February 5-9, 20...

First Semester Honor Roll

February 2, 2018

Downers Grove South High School First Semester Honor Roll 2017-18 School Year 4.0 & Above Honor Roll Class of 2021 (Freshmen) Trixie Alec Aguisanda, Luc Anthony A...

South High Teacher Valerie Hardy has been recognized by the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards as a National Board Certified teacher. National Board Certificatio...