DGN Omega

  • February 5Ingrid Carpen(12) advances to sectional bowling competition after scoring 1006 at final season meet

  • December 5On Wednesday December 5, an anti-abortion protest was held before first period on the main street entrance sidewalk

  • December 3Boys Wrestling won against Proviso West 56-15

LIGHTS OUT, POWER OUT: Lightning strike causes school-wide power outage, electrical damages at DGS

Abbe Murphy, Feature Editor

May 14, 2015

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After a lightning strike caused downed power lines on 63rd St., Downers Grove South  lost partial power starting at the end of third period and lasting for the rest of the day on April 9. The strike blew a fuse in a transformer...

Prism resolves issues with DGN

Abbe Murphy, Feature Editor

April 13, 2015

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Prism, DGN’s gay-straight alliance club, petitioned last March for the administration to allow teachers to show support as “allies” through posters around the school and to change the bullying policy in the student handbook...

Dance Marathon boogies for Honor Flight Chicago

April 13, 2015

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DGN’s first Dance Marathon is set to take place on March 20 in the field house. If tickets were purchased between Feb. 23 and March 9, the cost covered attendance and class colored t-shirts. Proceeds from the marathon will go...

Carnegie Hall welcomes District 99 to center stage

April 13, 2015

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If one were to find themselves at Carnegie Hall, NYC, on March 2, 2015, they would see over 350 District 99 students taking the stage. At 8 p.m. “New York Nouveau” would begin, featuring students from both DGN and DGS,...

Let them eat cake: Culinary arts, baking classes offered to students

March 4, 2015

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The DGN Career and Technical Education department will be changing the foods classes. For the 2015-2016 school year, Foods 1 will be renamed Introduction to Culinary Arts. Two new classes will also be added: Baking and Pastrie...

Senate Bill 16 could impact DGN

November 21, 2014

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Brought to the Illinois senate floor on Jan. 9, 2013 by Senator John J. Cullerton and currently making its way through the house of representatives, Illinois Senate Bill 16 is poised to change the way school funding is done in...