• Continuing with our "Turn off...and tune into your family" health/wellness initiative, the DASD email server will be turned off for the Memorial Day Weekend beginning at 6:00 p.m. on Thusday evening, (May 26, 2016) and will remain off until Monday evening (May 30, 2016) at 6:00 p.m.  Staff will respond to your emails as expeditiously as possible once school resumes on Tuesday. This shut off pertains only to the DASD email server.   All other web-based applications such as Schoology will be accessible throughout the weekend. 

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Downingtown Area School District

District "Tweets"


    Block Party for the Playground  
    June 4, 2016 from 4:00 to 7:30 p.m.

    Don't miss this great end of year event to raise money for our community playground at East Ward.

    Chicken, ribs, corn on the cob and more.  Musical entertainment, games and dancing to the music of the 80's and 90's.   

    Click here for tickets and information!   

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Headlines & Features

Awards and Recognition


  • Chester County is buzzing with activity throughout May, National Mental Health Awareness Month. This year's theme is meant to encourage us to think what it would be like to walk a mile in the shoes of someone who has experienced a mental health condition, and to practice compassion, empathy and under-standing.

    Click here to learn more.

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  • NOTICE is given that the budget of the Downingtown Area School District for the 2016-2017 fiscal year will be adopted as a Final Budget at a school board meeting to be held in the James E. Watson Staff Development Room at the District’s Administration Building, 540 Trestle Place, Downingtown, Pennsylvania at 7:00 p.m. on June 6, 2016.

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  • The DASD Board of Directors has authorized the sale of surplus items. Click here.

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