DGN Omega

  • November 2011/19/19 - Girls' Varsity Basketball beats Deerfield High School 60-26 in season opener
  • November 1911/16/19 - Girls' Swim and Dive places 1st at Sectional Meet, advances to State 11/22/19 and 11/23/19
  • November 1111/06/19 - Girls' Varsity Volleyball loses Sectional Final to Wheaton Warrenville South in 2 sets

Winter dance gets revamped

Sarah Rogoz, Opinion Editor

January 22, 2018

After the lack of participation in past winter dances, DGN is trying something different. And by different, I mean adding a 32 by 40-foot synthetic ice skating rink. Following Hinsdale Central’s last winter dance that included a...

Proposed District 99 renovations to bring new additions

Isabelle LaBianco, News Editor

December 13, 2017

On Oct. 19, DGN released its plans for proposed renovations that would cost $136 million. Plans would include reconstruction of the white gym, courtyard, library, and undergound track. If the renovations did get approved, construction...

Science teacher awarded for teaching excellence

Isabelle LaBianco, News Editor

December 13, 2017

On Nov. 2, AP Biology and Anatomy teacher Jeffery Grant became as a finalist for Illinois’s “Presidental Award for Excellence and Science Teaching.” Grant is one of five finalists. This is the highest US governmental award...

DG community members run annual 5k

Bella Cotterell, Photography Editor

December 13, 2017

The Bonfield Express is a Thanksgiving tradition held in downtown Downers Grove where runners and families jog or walk the 5k race. This event brings a sense of community and holiday spirit. This year 6,260 residents participated...

District determines funds for new clubs

Katherine Gross, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017

A group of individuals on the district level have been assigned to figure out a process in which to reward new clubs and provide them with stipend money. Past programs in place at DGN and DGS have not set a specific parameters...

Chromebook costs for 1st repair

Sophia Kartsounes, Opinion Editor

December 13, 2017

As of the beginning of the 2017-2018 school year, the first time repair of a student’s Chromebook is no longer free. Although the costs for the second and third repairs remain the same, the fee for the first is now $25. According...

Bill requires free feminine products in bathrooms

Sidney Lee, Editor in Chief

December 13, 2017

As students and staff walked into the women’s restrooms at the beginning of November, they noticed new feminine hygiene dispensers displaying the word “free.” Wondering if it was true, some turned the knob to discover that...

Students named to the Illinois All State musical

Isabelle LaBianco, News Editor

December 11, 2017

Last June, senior Jack Cannan and junior Ellie Banke were selected to participate in the Illinois All-State musical, “Big Fish.” Banke was cast as the female lead, Sandra Bloom, and Cannan is on stage crew. The show will be...

DGN hosts Veterans’ Day assembly

Bella Cotterell, Photography Editor

November 14, 2017