District 99 News & Events

Five District 99 students and one staff member have been selected for the cast and crew for Illinois High School Theatre Festival's 2020 All-State Production of Aida. Produc...

As another school year comes to a close, District 99 would like to acknowledge the dedicated staff members who are entering retirement.  "Throughout their many year...

On May 20, District 99 Board of Education, administration, staff and students - along with architect, design and construction partner Wight & Company - broke ground at North...

On May 6, District 99 Board of Education, administration, staff and students - along with architect, design and construction partner Wight & Company - broke ground...

In 2018, District 99 implemented a new recognition program to honor students who excel academically. For the 2018-19 school year, 66 students achieved the designation of “...

Watch video here! District 99 is hosting a Facebook Live event on Thursday, April 25 at noon featuring Superintendent Dr. Hank Thiele. Dr. Thiele will share updates about dis...

Community High School District 99 in Downers Grove and its architect, design and construction partner Wight & Company in Darien, invite the community to attend groundbreakin...

Enrollment is now open for children ages 2-5 in the preschool programs at Downers Grove South High School and Downers Grove North High School. First semester preschool classes b...

Community High School District 99 in Downers Grove congratulates incumbents Dr. Nancy Kupka and Michael Davenport and newcomer Joanna Vazquez Drexler on their successful ca...

Watch March video here! District 99 is hosting a Facebook Live event on Thursday, March 21 at noon featuring Superintendent Dr. Hank Thiele. Dr. Thiele will share update...

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 will be Testing Day at District 99. All freshmen through juniors must report to their assigned testing rooms by 8 a.m.  Seniors are not required to a...

Four District 99 students have been named as finalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program (NMSP), an academic competition for recognition and scholarships sponsored ...

Area realtors are invited to meet leaders from area elementary, middle and high schools from six area school districts (Districts 58, 60, 61, 66, 68 and 99), at the annual Realt...

On Feb. 28, the District 99 Education Foundation hosted its Pizza Wars fundraiser at South High in Downers Grove. The sixth annual event brought in 600 guests and raised nearly ...

Watch the video now! District 99 is hosting a Facebook Live event on Thursday, Feb. 28 at noon featuring Superintendent Dr. Hank Thiele. Dr. Thiele will share updates about d...

District 99 Education Foundation will host its sixth annual Pizza Wars fundraiser on Thursday, Feb. 28. The event will take place at South High in Downers Grove (1436 Norfolk St...

Watch the video here! District 99 is hosting a Facebook Live event on Wednesday, Feb. 6 at noon featuring Superintendent Dr. Hank Thiele. Dr. Thiele will share updates on the...

Tuesday January 29, 2019 - 11:05 a.m. Good Morning Everyone, As you are likely aware, dangerously cold temperatures will be moving into the area with a drop in temper...

National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week January 21-25, 2019  SHATTER THE MYTHS   It can feel challenging to stay up-to-date with current substance use trends and fa...

On Thursday, January 17, the District 99 Counseling and Student Support Services departments will sponsor “Conquering College Costs.”  The presentation will beg...

District 99 Community, The Office of Civil Rights requires we provide you our Notice of Nondiscrimination. District 99 does not discriminate in any of its programs or a...

Click here to watch the video! District 99 is hosting a Facebook Live event on December 19 at noon featuring Superintendent Dr. Hank Thiele. Dr. Thiele will share a shor...

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...

Congratulations to the 231 students from District 99 who were named Illinois State Scholars! The state scholar designation recognizes outstanding academic achievement, based on ...

For the first time, the District 99 Education Foundation will participate in an online #GivingTuesday campaign to raise funds for educational programs at North High School and S...