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District 99 board of education deliberates items on their meeting agenda

District 99 school board recieves their report card

Sebastian Blanco, Features Editor November 8, 2023

This past Monday, Nov. 6th, Community School District 99 hosted its 19th school board meeting of this calendar year. The meeting opened with a spell of laughter from the crowd with DGS principal Arwen...

Students can pick up their ID stickers from the Deans and Attendance office or the commons during the week of Apr 3.

New resource dismissal policy announced for upperclassmen

Catherine Hewawissa, News Editor March 21, 2023

Upperclassmen hoping to leave school early during their resource periods will be required to present proof of parent permission following procedure changes after spring break. On March 15, administration...

After the board meeting staff members talk among themselves.

Feb. 6 board meeting discusses student scheduling and statistics

Hamzah Sayyed, News Editor February 9, 2023

A school board meeting was held on Feb. 6 where the school board came together to discuss test and grade-related statistics, and considered new ideas to help benefit overall student performance. The...

Deans, counselors and student support offices are all located in the commons.

Who is my dean and counselor?

September 9, 2022

The Dean’s office is located off of the commons in room A103. All students are assigned a Dean based on their last name, and they stay with this Dean for the remainder of their time at DGS. Dean’s...

Students can determine who their counselor or dean is by the first letters of their last name.

Who’s your dean/counselor?

December 18, 2019

Every student at DGS's dean is determined by their last name. Deans are in charge of enforcing school rules and check up on students' attendance. The deans are as follows. Deb Michael (A - Er) Bryan...

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