DGN News & Events

Due to ongoing electrical issues, unfortunately we must close the building today at 3:30 p.m. Contractors will be onsite working on fixing the problem and much of the building w...

Don't miss the DGN Orchesis Dance Company's show, "2020 Vision"! The performances are on Friday, Jan. 24 and Saturday, Jan. 25 at 7 p.m. in the Auditorium. Tic...

North High’s Class of 1979 donated $5,039 to North High School, specifically for benches to be placed around campus as part of the master facility renovation. On Wednesday...

North High School will induct three new members into its Athletic Hall of Fame on Saturday, Jan. 11. The induction ceremony will be held in the Purple Gym at approximately 4:15 ...

Nineteen North High student musicians have earned All-State honors through the Illinois Music Education Association (ILMEA). Students were selected to the All-State Band, All-St...

Final Exams: Dec. 18, 19, 20

December 4, 2019

FINAL EXAMINATION SCHEDULE:   Monday, December 16 Student Help Morning 7:40-9:15 a.m. First period begins at 9:20 a.m. Wednesday, December 18 8:00 - 9:30 a.m. - 1s...

Freshmen Exam Jam: Dec. 5

December 2, 2019

Parents and Freshman Students, All freshmen are invited to attend the Positively North Star “Exam Jam” being offered on Thursday, December 5 from 3:30-4:30 p.m. i...

Community members of all ages are invited to DGN's Holiday Craft Night, sponsored by DGN Class of 2023! Wednesday, Dec. 4 5:30-7:30 p.m. DGN Cafeteria $10 per person ...

North High School Theatre Presents Winter One Acts, “A Day in the Life”, beginning on Thursday, November 21 in the Studio Theatre Room 248. Performance dates and ...

On Nov. 13, North High School celebrated six student-athletes who plan to continue their sport at the collegiate level. Parents, grandparents, other family members, coaches, and...

Jeff Grant, Downers Grove North High science teacher, is one of three finalists in Illinois honored with the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teachin...

DGN AP Environmental Science Classes are providing a pumpkin compost collection! Saturday, Nov. 2 from 9 a.m. - noon Main Street Parking Lot South High has a drop off s...

On Monday, Oct. 28, North High hosted esteemed alum and Academy Award winner Mr. Tomlinson Holman.    Mr. Holman visited students in Film Studies, A Cappella Choir, ...

MOD Pizza Challenge

October 21, 2019

Four of North High's Intro to Business classes are competing in the MOD Pizza Challenge this Thursday, October 24.  From 10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., try one (or all!)...

The North High Varsity volleyball team will celebrate the life of Beth Dunlap prior to their match against York on Tuesday, Oct. 15, at 5:15 p.m.. This commemorative event, name...

DGN Parents, You are invited to attend our First Year Institute:  a program designed to help first-time DGN parents/guardians support their children as they navigate hig...

Dear DGN Parents, My name is Keith Bullock and I serve as the Student Assistance Coordinator at North High. My role is to encourage students to make healthy lifestyle choices...

Seventeen North High students have received recognition in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program (NMSP). The program recognizes high school seniors who have excelled in ac...

Attention Seniors Students and Families,   We are excited to share that the DGN Government Club is hosting our annual Voter Registration Drive on Tuesday September 24th,...

North High Theatre presents their Fall Play - Clue - beginning Thursday, September 26, in the Auditorium. Showtimes are as follows: Thursday, September 26 at 7 p.m. Frid...

North High’s “Once Upon a Time” Homecoming Week is right around the corner, Sept. 30-Oct. 5! We encourage all students to join in the celebrations and attend a...

Freshmen, Sophomore, and Junior students and families, Yearbook photos will be taken this week: Thursday, August 29 and Friday, August 30 Freshmen, sophomore, and junior s...

North High School Open House - Thursday, August 29 We would like to welcome all Downers Grove North families to our All School Open House on Thursday, August 29. The purpose ...

Dear DGN AP Students and Parents, PLEASE READ THE INFORMATION BELOW CAREFULLY ONLY IF YOUR STUDENT IS ENROLLED IN AN AP COURSE AS DEADLINES HAVE CHANGED.  YOU MUST COMPL...

North High Theatre’s first show of the year - Chemical Imbalance - opens Thursday, Aug. 22, in the DGN Studio Theatre Room 248.  A darkly comic adaptation of Rober...