Online registration is available for both students entering Downingtown Area School District for the 2023-24 school year and students returning. Visit dasd.org/registration to learn more.
Dr. Matt Barr was named principal of MC, and Lauren Raines and Jarvin Williams were named assistant principals of West.
The U.S. Presidential Scholars Program is one of the highest honors bestowed upon graduating high school seniors.
Members of the East and STEM FBLA were recognized at the State Leadership Conference (SLC).
DASD driver Michelle Colket won the Chester County School Bus Safety Competition on April 29.
A full update on the strategic priorities is planned for an upcoming board meeting. The district encourages residents to take a look at our district initiatives website for the latest updates.
Peter Stern will share his story of survival on May 22 at 6 p.m. at West. Registration required.
For the sixth consecutive year, DASD has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from The NAMM Foundation.
Congratulations Linda Farren (UH), Michael Podlesney (STEM), Christy Marshall-Silva (MC) and Kristopher Stevenson (SM)! They were honored by Citadel for their dedication and commitment to our students.
Downingtown STEM Academy chemistry/physics teacher, and Research Club Advisor, Mr. Anton Ocepek was honored with the 2023 DuPont Excellence in Teaching Award
In recognition of Yom HaShoah on April 18, Downingtown High School West hosted a rededication ceremony for its Holocaust Memorial and a candle-lighting ceremony.
Learn more about the sale of the DASD property in Uwchlan Township.
Congratulations to all the Daily Local selected winter athletes!
The qualifying students earned their places in the competition following top three finishes in their categories at the Chester County Science Research Competition Dr. Lucy Balian Rorke-Adams Fair.
"Overcoming Adversity" will feature Gowen sharing his inspiring life story of battling cancer, losing a leg, becoming a professional wrestler and overcoming self-destructive behavior.
The funds will be used to grow school feeding programs to help eliminate child hunger within our schools.
The East senior will perform at the annual PMEA All-State Festival in The Poconos in April.
Select DASD students recently attended the Delaware Valley Consortium for Equity and Excellence student leadership programs.
The community is invited to attend two community forums - one virtual and one in-person - to learn more about a potential 20-minute shift in school start times for all K-12 students.
West, DMS and LES opened pantries this year, providing food, hygiene products and more.