DGS News & Events

COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT 99 South Student Announcements Monday, April 1st 2019   GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS Seniors get your prom tickets. Tickets are avail...

DGS Drama presents their Childrens Play Kid Frankenstein! Friday, April 5 at 7 p.m in the Auditorium Tickets can be purchased at the door. Prices include $10 for general a...

DGS Drama brings TWO evenings of One Acts! Thursday, March 21 and Friday, March 22 at 7 p.m. in the Little Theatre Tickets can be purchased at the door. Prices include $10...

37 District 99 students competed at the Illinois State Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA) Competition and seven qualified for the International Career Development Co...

On March 5, the South High World Languages Department inducted 58 students into the French, German and Spanish Honor Societies. The organizations recognize high scholastic attai...

The Downers Grove South High School Key Club is hosting its seventh annual Mustang Trot 5K Run/Walk to benefit Erika’s Lighthouse on Sunday, April 7, 2019, at South High S...

South High students took the optional National German Exam in late 2018 and earned recognition for their performance. 21 South High students earned awards based on their level i...

COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT 99 South Student Announcements Monday, March 11th, 2019 COLLEGE & CAREER Attention Juniors:  Ms. Nolan, Mr. Robinson and Mrs....

On March 3, South High hosted the National Speech & Debate Association (NSDA) Tournament for 22 active schools within the Illinois District. Students compete within three ca...

District 99 student musicians participated in the Illinois High School Association State Solo and Ensemble Contest at Hinsdale South on March 2. Students prepare solos and ensem...

District 99 student artists earned a combined $3.5 million in college sponsorship offers at the Illinois High School Art Exhibition (IHSAE) which opened on Sunday, February 24.&...

The College and Career Center is hosting its annual College Exploration Night on Wednesday, March 6 from 6:45-8:45 p.m. in the auditorium and B hallway. This event is open to al...

South High is proud to announce that several CTE Project Lead The Way students earned first place in the College of DuPage Engineering Olympics! Congratulations to Nol...

Congratulations to the following students named to Downers Grove South High School’s Honor Roll for first semester of the 2018-19 school year. 4.0 & Above Honor Rol...

South High’s Enchanted Forest Winter Dance is coming up on February 23 from 7-10 p.m. in the Large Gym. Attire is semi-formal - be sure to dress to impress and dance the n...

On National Letter of Intent Signing Day, Feb. 6, South High senior Taylor Petring committed to playing soccer at the collegiate level. Parents, other family members, teamm...

Friday, Feb. 1, is the American Heart Association's National Wear Red Day, which aims to raise awareness about cardiovascular disease and save lives.   Faculty and s...

The Fine Arts Department at South High School in Downers Grove is pleased to announce the results of the judging from the 2019 Chicago area regional Scholastic Art Awards held a...

Update for Jan. 28

January 28, 2019

UPDATE FOR JAN. 28: The 8th grade Orientation Night for the Class of 2023 will be held as scheduled.  We had Wednesday set aside as an alternate date for tonight. Given ...

COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT 99 South Student Announcements Monday, January 28th 2019   COLLEGE & CAREER The Downers Grove DOLLS Scholarship is pleased...

South High will be hosting their annual Philanthropy Night benefiting Erika’s Lighthouse during the varsity boys basketball game against Hinsdale South on Friday, Feb. 1 ...

Please note: Due to the weather, DGS canceled the Friday night showing in order for students to have dress rehearsal. The showing of Detroit '67 take place one night on...

As of March 5, online registration has been closed. Walk-ins are welcome! Fathers in the community and their daughters (ages 3-11) are invited to attend South High’s Da...

The winner of Student Choice was Made to Melt! Beginning Feb. 11, the new menu selection will be featured for a limited time.   Chartwells, District 99’s...

South High will kick off second semester by hosting World Language Week from Monday, Jan. 7 through Friday, Jan. 11. The theme for 2019 World Language Week is, “Languages ...