Alumni Award of Excellence
The Alumni Award of Excellence recognizes graduates of Downers Grove (North) High School who have contributed in an exceptional manner to society. Nominees have made outstanding contributions in the area of science, government, community, humanitarianism, athletics, or fine arts. This highest of Alumni awards recognizes those who have exhibited outstanding leadership, character and service. The Alumni Award of Excellence recipient serves as a role model to the students of the Downers Grove (North) community.
Click HERE to nominate a graduate of Downers Grove (North) High School
Calling All North High Alumni!
Our alumni serve as an inspiration to all of us at District 99, and we want to share your successes with current students, staff, families and community members! District 99 is planning to highlight alumni in its electronic newsletter. If you'd like to participate, please email your story, ideas and photos to us and you could be featured in an upcoming edition of our newsletter.(If you’d like to receive our newsletters, please register your email address at http://www.csd99.org/register-for-news-and-alerts/.)
North High alumni may request transcripts by completing this form.
District Alumni Directory
We welcome the chance to stay in touch with our graduates. If you are a graduate of North High and would like to update your contact information, please send us an email. By sharing your mailing and email addresses and phone number with us, your information will be available to those in your graduating class who are organizing class reunions.
If are planning a reunion and would like support in contacting classmates, scheduling a school tour or announcing the reunion on our website, please contact us to make arrangements.
Save the date: The Homecoming 2013 football game is Friday, September 27!
Class of 1983 - reunion information Click here
Class of 1948 - The Downers Grove High School-North Class of '48 is holding a reunion Friday, September 27, 2013-September 29, 2013. For those needing a hotel room, make your reservations at the Holiday Inn, 7800 Kingery Drive (Rte. 83), Willowbrook, IL, by calling either 630-325-6400 or 800-465-4329 and tell the clerk you are part of the DGHS Class of '48 - 65th Reunion to get the negotiated price. FREE Holiday Inn limousine service from or to Midway Airport is available if you tell tell the clerk while making your reservations. E-mail [email protected]or call 847-462-1898 to learn details. Friday night will start at the Home Run Inn Pizza Restaurant, 7521 Lemont Road, Darien, IL, followed by either a trip to the Brookfield Zoo or Frank Lloyd Wright's Studio in Oak Park early Saturday afternoon; a hospitality suite has been reserved for those who would prefer to stay at the hotel and play cards, look at photograph albums, etc. The banquet is schedued for Saturday evening. After dinner Dick Hart, Choral Director at the school for 29 years and currently Indian Valley Community Band Director, will direct us in song. On Sunday a free lunch and a school tour will begin at the high school at noon. The DGHS-North Class of '53 has graciously offered this because of the number of siblings in both classes, but reservations have to be made in advance.
District 99 Education FoundationAnother way for alumni to connect and support North High and South High students and staff with innovative curriculum and technologies that fall outside of traditional public funding is by supporting the District 99 Education Foundation. See www.d99ef.org for more information.