DGS News & Events

COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT 99 South Student Announcements Wednesday, January 23rd 2019   COLLEGE & CAREER Over the next six weeks, the College/Career...

In honor of Black History Month, South High Drama will present Detroit ‘67 by Dominique Morisseau. Performances will take place on Friday, Feb. 1 and Saturday, Feb. 2 at 7...

Fathers in the community and their daughters (ages 3-11) are invited to attend South High’s Daddy Daughter Dance on Saturday, March 9 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. in the Large Gym ...

Chartwells, District 99’s food service provider, is serving District 99 students new menu items through new program called Student Choice, Food Your Way. Throughout the...

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 ...

Eight student musicians from South High School in Downers Grove have been selected through competitive audition to participate in the 2018-2019 Illinois Music Education Ass...

South High Drama’s production of Juli(us) Caesar, which premiered in November, has been selected to appear at the 2019 Illinois High School Theatre Festival (IHSTF). South...

FINAL EXAMINATION SCHEDULE: Monday, December 17 Student Help Morning 7:40-9:15 a.m. First period begins at 9:20 a.m. Wednesday, December 19 8:00 - 9:30 - 1st period ex...

South High French students celebrated National French Week with a variety of educational events during the week of Nov. 12-16. One of the week’s events included a poste...

Click here to watch the video trailer! South High’s Drama department presents their Winter Play, Robin Hood by Larry Blamire, on December 14 and 15 at 7 p.m. The produc...

On National Letter of Intent Signing Day, Nov. 14, eight DGS student-athletes committed to playing their sport at the collegiate level. Parents, grandparents, other fa...

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...