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



    • January 17 & 21 - Mid Term Exams
    • January 20 - No School - MLK Day of Service
    • January 21 - End of the 2nd Marking Period
    • January 23 - Course Selection Night - 6:30 pm in the Auditorium/Cafeteria
    • January 23 & 24 - Graduation Cap and Gown Orders during all lunches in the Cafeteria
    • January 27 - TCHS  Closed
    • January 27 - Battle of the Brains - 7:00 pm in the Auditorium
    • January 27 - College & Beyond - Is Your Vision 20/20? - 6:30 pm at East Campus
    • January 30 & 31 - Stage West Performance - 7:00 pm in the Auditorium
    • January 31 - Day Without Hate   
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Class of 2020 Announcements

  • ATTENTION CLASS OF 2020! Cap and Gown Information has been distributed to all Seniors during their Social Studies classes.  A Herff Jones representative will be available in the Cafeteria for measurements and orders on Thursday, January 23rd and Friday, January 24th. Orders must be placed no later than April 2020 or they will become an obligation.  The cost for the Cap, Gown and tassel is $15.85 (includes sales tax).

    For more information on cap and gown ordering, please click here.

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