Downingtown High School West

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Welcome to Downingtown West High School, Home of the Whippets

  •  Welcome to the DHS West website.

    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



    • September 18 - Early Dismissal Day
    • September 19 - No School; Professional Development Day for Staff
    • September 24 - College Visits begin
    • October 2 - Picture Retakes


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Graduation Announcements

  • Diploma Name Verification:

    SENIORS:  Name verification forms for diplomas should be returned to the Main Office and are now past due.   

    ACT 10 Letter:

    The ACT 10 forms are now past due to the Main Office.

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  • ATTENTION SENIOR PARENTS! The FINAL day to have your senior portrait taken is Wednesday, 9/19. If your son or daughter did not have his/her senior portrait taken in the spring or summer, he/she will receive a reminder slip in first period during the week of Sept. 10th,​ and you should also receive a postcard in the mail within a few weeks.  If your son or daughter does not have his/her portrait taken on Wednesday, 9/19, he/she WILL NOT APPEAR IN THE 2019 YEARBOOK with the Class of 2019!

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