DGS News & Events

South High School Drama presents their Black History play, “Luck of the Irish” on Friday, January 31 and Saturday, Feb. 1 at 7 p.m. in the Auditorium. Tickets can...

At Downers Grove South High School, 23 students were selected to participate in the 2020 Illinois Music Education Association All-State Convention (IMEC) in January in Peoria. T...

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

South High School will induct five new members into its Class of 2019 Athletic Hall of Fame on Saturday, Dec. 14. The induction ceremony will take place in the Large Gym during ...

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...

Dear students and families, As the World Languages Department Chair, I wanted to share with you information about summer study abroad programs. These programs are offered by ...

South High School Drama presents their winter play, “Clue On Stage,” on Friday, Dec. 6 and Saturday, Dec. 7 at 7 p.m. Tickets can be purchased in the student acti...

On Nov. 13, South High School celebrated 10 student-athletes who plan to continue their sport at the collegiate level. Parents, grandparents, other family members, coaches, and ...

DGS AP Environmental Science Classes are providing a pumpkin compost collection! Saturday, Nov. 2 from 9 a.m. - noon Student Parking Lot North High has a drop off site ...

Downers Grove South High School will host its 6th annual Halloween Fun Fair on Wednesday, October 30 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. The event is FREE for all preschoolers through 5th grade...

Downers Grove South High School nurse Gloria E. Barrera received the Everett I. Hageman Volunteerism Award at the Friends of Public Health Celebration at the 78th Annual Meeting...

Dear DGS Parents, My name is Diana Benoist and I serve as the Student Assistance Coordinator at South High. My role is to encourage students to make healthy lifestyle choices...

South High School Drama presents their fall play, “Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde” on Friday, Nov. 1 and Saturday, Nov. 2 at 7 p.m. in the Auditorium. Please note: t...

The public is cordially invited to attend and experience the finest high school marching ensembles in the Midwest.   The 17th Annual Marching Mustangs Music Bowl wil...

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

On Thursday, Sept. 12, 1,936 Downers Grove South High School students were screened through the Young Hearts for Life® (YH4L) Cardiac Screening Program. In addition, more th...

Freshmen, Sophomore, and Junior students and families: Yearbook photos will be taken September 30 - October 4 Freshmen, sophomore, and junior students will get their yearb...

South High’s Superhero Homecoming Week is right around the corner! We encourage all students to join in the celebrations and attend as many events as possible.  ...

South High Families, We would like to welcome all Downers Grove South families to our All School Open House on Thursday, August 29. The purpose of the program is to give you ...

South High's Little Mustangs Preschool has openings for Fall 2019! Their play-based preschool program is for children ages 3-5. Click here for more information. Cli...

Attention families of Class of 2020 seniors! Below is some important information related specifically to the senior section of the yearbook.   Senior Portraits:&nbs...

South High Drama presents their childrens play of The Trial of the Big Bad Wolf on Friday, October 4.  Area grade schools are already arranged to attend showings at 9:30...

All Members of the DGS Class of 2023 and transfer students are invited!  Saturday, August 10, 2019 from 2:30-9:00 pm At Downers Grove South High School The Mustang M...

All athletes must have a physical on file in the DGS Athletic Office. Additionally, every athlete must be registered online before they can try out or practice. Click on the REG...

Congratulations to the following students named to Downers Grove South High School’s Honor Roll for Semester 2 of 2018-19 School Year! South High 4.0 & Above Hono...