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 will be open 7:00 am to 3:00 pm Monday thru Friday until August 13th.

    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 11 - Sr. Portraits in the Auditorium, 1:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    • September 13 - Diploma Name Verifications Due for Class of 2020
    • September 13 - ACT 10 forms are due for Class of 2020 and Class of 2021
    • September 19 - Homecoming Bonfire - 7:00 pm - Behind School
    • September 20 - Homecoming Game - 7:00 pm Kottmeyer Stadium
    • September 21 - Homecoming Dance - 7:00 pm Wagner Gym
    • September 28 - Cavalcade of Bands
    • October 4 - Battle of the Brandywine; East vs. West football game
    • October 8 - Picture Retake Day
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Class of 2020 Announcements

  • Diploma Name Verification:

    SENIORS: Friday, September 13th is the due date for the Diploma Name Verficiations and ACT 10 submissions.  The link to the Google Form for Diploma Name Verification can be found here.  If you can't access the form, please contact Mrs. Tuerk in the Main Office at

    Here is a link to the ACT 10 Letter for Seniors.


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  • Herff Jones has a digital contact card that you can sign up for Graduation information and receive reminders when orders are due for announcements and cap and gowns.  (Must use Google Chrome when accessing this link.)  

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