DGS News & Events

COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT 99 South Student Announcements Thursday, November 15, 2018   GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS Attention Seniors tomorrow is the last day ...

On November 7, 2018, the DGS Girls Cross Country team celebrated its third place at State! All team members at all levels signed the trophy, which was presented to the scho...

Downers Grove South High School will host its 5th annual Halloween Fun Fair on Thursday, October 25 from 5-7 p.m. Please click here for details. Everyone in the community ...

Downers Grove South High School will present its fall play, Juli(us) Caesar, on Friday and Saturday, November 2 and 3 at 7 p.m. Tickets cost $10; $5 for senior citizens; Dis...

South High celebrates the 2018 Homecoming Week September 17-22. Below is a detailed list of school-wide events each day! Students: Be sure to get your tickets for the Powde...

Attention Seniors and Senior Families! Remember to submit a baby photo and Senior AD to be in the 2018-2019 Yearbook! Senior Baby Picture Submission: This year all baby pho...

Dear Parents/Guardians: Welcome to the 2018-2019 school year at South High School!  I want to take this opportunity to personally invite you to the South High School Par...

Downers Grove South High School has selected five alumni to receive distinguished alumni awards. DGS will be honoring these alumni at upcoming Homecoming celebrations in Septemb...

South High's First Day of School is Friday, August 17. Find more information about the schedules for all students below: Click here for the Freshmen First Day Schedule. ...

It's the first day for our new South High teachers! We welcome the following new teachers for the 2018-19 school year: Front Row (left to right): Alison Johnson, T...

Mustang Mad Dash 2018

August 6, 2018

Mustang Mad Dash Date:  8/11/2018 Time:  2:30 PM - 9:00 PM Location:  South High School: Price:  $30.00 CLICK HERE to Register f...

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 ...