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Welcome to Downingtown West High School, Home of the Whippets

Welcome to the DHS West website.
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 Downingtown West Campus.
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    • Lunch Account Refunds for Seniors:  

    Attention Parents/Guardians of the Class of 2017: If you would like a lunch account refund or would like to have any balance transferred to a sibling, please email Kathleen LaBricciosa at  Also, as a reminder, any negative balances are considered obligations and must be paid by Thursday, 6/1/17 in order to receive commencement tickets and cap & gown.

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    • June 6 & 7 – MANDATORY GRADUATION PRACTICES – Seniors must participate in each of these rehearsals.  Practices begin at 11am on both days.  Students should report to the gymnasium by 10:45 to be checked in. On June 7th, there will be a senior video shown at 9:45 am in the auditorium prior to the final practice.  All seniors must clear their obligations prior to receiving their cap and gown and their graduation tickets.
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    • ATTENTION SENIORS!  Cap and Gowns are now an obligation and subject to a $10.00 late fee.  Order can still be placed online, go to  If you plan to walk at Graduation, you must have a Cap and Gown!
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  • DHS - West Graduation videos for sale

    • Capture you graduate’s big day.  Orders are now being taken for full length Graduation Ceremonies.   Videos are digitized from the professional videos taken at the ceremonies.  A full color DVD of your child's graduation is $20. A Blu-Ray version is available for $25.  To order your video of this special day, click here.
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