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Welcome to Downingtown High School West , Home of the Whippets

  •  Welcome to the DHS West website.

    The Main Office at West is open from 7:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday thru Friday. 

    DHS West offers a diverse program of study. Our students are involved in academics at all levels. Academic, AP, Honors, Basic, Business Education, Industrial Arts Technology and Vocational-Technical courses are offered throughout our program. Click here to learn more about our school.

    Main Office Fax 610-269-1801
    Attendance Fax 215-827-5693​
    Guidance Fax 610-514-0279
    Athletic Fax 610-514-0281

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    • May 16-19 - Keystone Exams
    • May 17 - Home and School Meeting @ 7:30 pm
    • May 24 - Senior Department Excellence Awards @ 8:40 am in Auditorium
    • May 24 - Senior Scholarship Awards Night @ 6:30 pm in Auditorium
    • May 25 - READY Day and Senior Mantle Transfer
    • May 25 - Instrumental Ensemble Recital @ 7pm
    • May 30 - Closed for Memorial Day 
    • May 31—Final date for students to make course request changes
    • June 3—Senior Prom @ 7:00 pm at Drexelbrook
    • June 3—Post Prom Party following Senior Prom at Wagner Gym
    • June 9—Last Student Day—10:40 am Dismissal
    • June 15—4th MP Report Cards Available
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Class of 2022 Announcements

    • For important information on Graduation, please check the new section, "Road to Graduation", in the Principal's Weekly Update.
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    • Attention Class of 2022: Information on senior obligations will be sent to the student and parent/guardian email by the end of the month. If students have questions about the obligation or believe it was already cleared, they will need to contact the teacher listed in the email. If the question is about your district laptop fee or a fee on PaySchools Central, please contact Mrs. Donovan.


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    • All Cap and Gown and Tassel payments must be made online thru  For more information, visit the Cap and Gown section under School News.
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