Downingtown High School West

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Welcome to Downingtown West High School, 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. 

    Visitors are asked to wear a mask and maintain social distance when entering the building.

    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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  • ATTENTION CLASS OF 2021!  Cap and Gown orders will become an obligation after Spring Break and a $10.00 late fee may be added to orders placed after April 1st.  The cost for the Cap, Gown and tassel is $16.65 (includes sales tax) and all orders must be placed online.

    All Cap and Gown payments must be made online as follows:
    ○ Go to 
    ○ Type in DOWNINGTOWN HS WEST in the box at the top of the page to find your school
    ○ Click SHOP GRAD PRODUCTS, scroll to the bottom of the page
    ○ Continue clicking on green arrow until you reach: SHOP SENIOR KEEPSAKES and the cap and gown packages will appear


    If you are borrowing a cap and gown from the Class of 2015 or later, you would only need to order a tassel. 

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  • 2021 GRADUATION LAWN SIGNS - 2021 Graduation Lawn Signs are now available: https://.com/DWestGradSign2021  Orders are due by April 15th, with delivery due mid-May. 

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