The student news site of Downers Grove South High School

Blueprint

  • August 30National Honors Society applications due Sept. 9
  • August 30Young Hearts for Life screening Sept. 16
  • August 25FAFSA informational session on Sept. 8
  • August 24Second Vaccination Clinic held at North High on Aug. 24
  • August 24Curriculum Night on Aug. 26
  • August 23Senior focus group presentation in English classes on Aug. 25
  • August 20Online Freshman Play auditions due on Aug. 25 at 6 p.m.
  • August 20Freshman Play auditions on Aug. 23 at 3:40 p.m.
  • August 17Home football game on Aug. 27 at 5 p.m.
  • August 12Late start and Mustang Way on Aug. 16.
The student news site of Downers Grove South High School

Blueprint

The student news site of Downers Grove South High School

Blueprint

About

The Blueprint is the student newspaper of Downers Grove South High School. DGS is part of District 99 and located at 1436 Norfolk Street, Downers Grove, IL 60516. Staff can be reached at (630) 795-8500 EXT 8892.

Content can be found online, in print once a month or in Video News. Most of the content is produced in Advanced Journalistic Writing. Some submissions come from Journalistic Expression and Media Literacy and/or freelance writers.

If you are interested in being part of the newspaper staff, contact Ms. Long ([email protected]) or a section editor.

If you are interested in freelance writing/being part of club, contact Ms. Alore ([email protected]).

Student submissions: Replies to articles may be e-mailed to the reporter or submitted in room A310. Letters must be signed, but names can be withheld upon request.

Alex Miranda

Awards:

NISPA Golden Eagle: 2018, 2020, 2021

IHSA Sectional Champions: 2018, 2019, 2021

IHSA State Champions: 2018

IHSA Medalists: Sarah Guagliardo (2015); Claire Pikul (2016); Asma Zaman (2016); Rupa Palla (2017); Lauren Smith (2017); Claire Pikul (2017); Jonah Ocuto (2017); Jayna Bardahl (2018); Elizabeth Szpytek (2018); Marc Alvarez (2018); Jonah Ocuto (2018); Barbara Collins (2018); Sydney Hall (2018); Emmanuelle Copeland (2019); Jacob Casella (2019); Jake Hahn (2021); Jacqueline Barba (2021); Teagan Smith (2021); Alexis Pragides (2021).