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DTHS Announces Illinois State Scholars

    DTHS Announces Illinois State Scholars Dwight Township High School Principal Dan Kaiser is pleased to announce that 10 Dwight Township High School students from the graduating class of 2018 have been . . . read more

Edwards and Muller Named Wendy's Heisman School Winners

      There are some students who set the bar.  They work harder, show more passion and lead by example - in the classroom, on the field and within the community.  Wendy's High School Heisman recently . . . read more

Brooklyn Long selected as DAR Good Citizen

DTHS Senior Brooklyn Long was selected as the DAR Good Citizen Award winner for the 2017-2018 school year.  The Daughters of the American Revolution Good Citizen program and scholarship contest is intended to encourage and reward . . . read more


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16 Inducted into National Honor Society

    On Tuesday, September 26th, sixteen students were inducted into the Laurel Chapter of the National Honor Society at Dwight Township High School.  Mrs. Carrie Golden, a 2001 inductee of the Dwight Laurel Chapter . . . read more

DTHS Teacher Mrs. Lindsey Jensen Finalist for Illinois Teacher of the Year

Our very own Mrs. Lindsey Jensen, English Teacher at Dwight Township High School, is one of ten finalists for the 2018 IL Teacher of the Year Award!  There were 234 nominees from across the state, and Mrs. Jensen was selected for the . . . read more

DTHS 2017-18 Registration

DTHS NEW REGISTRATION PROCESS STUDENTS NEW TO THE DISTRICT Monday, August 7 th , registration will be held from 9am – 12 noon in the High School Office for new students who have never been enrolled in District #230 . . . read more

Summer Reading Selfie Challenge at DTHS

English teachers are encouraging all high school students to enjoy at least one great book of their choice over the summer and submit a photograph of themselves reading the book--including an explanation of the book’s significance and . . . read more

Greenhouse Hours

Dwight FFA Greenhouse Hours   Friday 5/19   3:30-5:00 pm ‚Äč Wednesday 5/24   3:30-4:30 pm   Friday 5/26   3:30-5:00 pm   Saturday . . . read more

Joliet Junior College to host Discover JJC

    Joliet Junior College will be hosting their Spring 2017 Discover JJC event on Saturday, March 4th.  This is an excellent opportunity to see what Joliet Junior College has to offer to Dwight Township High School . . . read more

Rachel Dawson Continues Basketball Career at North Central College

Rachel Dawson will be continuing her basketball career at North Central College in Naperville.  Seated are Laura, Rachel, and Bill Dawson.  Coach Jeff Froelich is standing.  read more

Dwight Lady Trojans Win 1st Place in Momence Holiday Tournament

The Lady Trojans won the Momence Holiday Tournament with a convincing 59-11 victory over Donovan.  Everyone on Dwight's team scored led by Mel Stewart with 13 points and 7 steals, Rachel Dawson chipped in 12 points and 8 . . . read more

DTHS Revised Semester Exam Schedule

Please click on the link below to view the revised DTHS Semester Exam Schedule:   Revised Semester Exam Schedule read more

Gretchen Hilt and Bobby Ruder Selected to attend the HOBY Conference

  Gretchen Hilt and Bobby Ruder have been selected to attend HOBY Leadership Seminar in Bloomington during the summer of 2017. Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership provides lifelong leadership development opportunities that . . . read more

DTHS Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame

Nominations are now being accepted for the recently established DTHS Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame. If you would like to nominate a DTHS graduate for this prestigious award, you may do so electronically through the link below, or you . . . read more

Daly Galloway Ends Historic Cross Country Career

      On a crisp, fall morning at Detweiller Park, DTHS Senior Daly Galloway readied herself for her last IHSA State competition in Cross Country.  Daly competes in GSW orange and black, due to the CO-OP agreement for . . . read more

The Dwight Township High School Drama Department presents 13 Past Midnight, by Billy St. John

The Dwight Township High School Drama Department is presenting the murder mystery 13 Past Midnight , by Billy St. John, as their fall play.  This show centers around the characters of a fictitious soap opera who have been . . . read more

DTHS Students Earn Academic Awards

      On Thursday, October 13th,  Dwight Township High School recognized those students who earned a 3.5 cumulative GPA for the 2015-16 school year with academic letters and pins.  In addition, the students . . . read more

Marching Trojans 4th Annual Bandarama!

  On  Sunday, October 23  the Marching Trojans will have the 4th annual Bandarama!  This event will include some of the favorites of the band, awards, and the last performance of their 2016 show, "Into the . . . read more

Peer Advisors raise money for Christmas for Kids

      At the home football game on September 16th, the DTHS Peer Advisors worked the 50/50 raffle with the intentions of all proceeds going to the Dwight Christmas for Kids program.  Because of the generosity of the . . . read more

Dwight FFA Awards Banquet set for Sunday, April 24th

To celebrate the many achievements of the FFA members throughout this year, students and their families are invited to attend the annual FFA awards banquet on Sunday, April 24 th , 2016 at 3:00 pm in the Dwight High School Auditorium.  . . . read more

Drew Travers Signs Scholarship Offer and Letter of Intent

Drew Travers has accepted a scholarship offer and signed a letter of intent to play basketball next season at Governors State University in University Park, Illinois. Drew is the first scholarship level basketball player from DTHS since . . . read more

DTHS Drama Department Presents "Cinderella

The DTHS Drama Department will be presenting  Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella  as the Spring Musical.  This classic show is full of action and fun, with a few unique twists!  Show times are  . . . read more

Jace Kennedy has signed a letter of intent at McKendree University in Lebanon, IL.

Dwight Township High School senior Jace Kennedy has signed a letter of intent to continue his football career at McKendree University in Lebanon, IL.     Standing:    Parnell Kennedy . . . read more

Dezi Leonard signs a Letter of Intent to continue her softball career at Lake Land College

Left back row Lake Land Head Coach Nic Nelson,Jean Johns, Pitching Coach Doug Johns(Pontiac),Lake Land Coach Denny Thorneburg Left bottom Sherry Leonard, Delani Leonard, Dezi Leonard and Tom Leonard. read more

Meningitis Vaccine Required for Students Entering 6th and 12th Grades

Students entering 6 th and 12 th grades will be required to show proof of a meningococcal vaccine (MCV) beginning with the 2015-16 school year. All 6 th graders must show proof of one dose received on or after 11 years of age. All . . . read more

Jazz Show 2015

JAZZ SHOW 2015   FRIDAY 7:30 P.M. SATURDAY 6:00 P.M. read more

2015 DTHS Greenhouse Information

    School Greenhouse Hours Monday May 18  -   Thursday May 21-  3:30 -  4 pm   CLOSED  FRIDAY MAY 22 CLOSED MEMORIAL DAY . . . read more

2015 Talent Show

  DTHS TALENT SHOW Sunday May 3, 2015 Admission: $2.00                                           . . . read more

Ellie Shaw Signs Letter of Intent

Dwight Township High School student/athlete Ellie Shaw will continue her educational and golf playing career at Point Park University in  Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  "We are very happy to be adding Ellie to our golf . . . read more

DTHS Band Uniform Sale

  Sunday, April 26th DTHS Band Concert at 2 pm Art Show 1-4 pm DTHS Band Uniform Sale 1-4 pm ~ DTHS Band Uniforms Sale: Jackets:  $20 Pants $20 Hats: $10 . . . read more

Pulver Signs Letter of Intent

Dwight Township High School student-athlete Owen Pulver signed a letter intent to continue his education and baseball career at Millikin University next year. Top row- Grandfather Keith Miller, Grandmother Rosie Miller, . . . read more

2015 National Honor Society Inductees

12 Inducted into DTHS National Honor Society On Thursday March 19, twelve students were inducted into the Laurel Chapter of the National Honor Society at Dwight Township High School.  Mr. Irvin Masching, a 1968 inductee of . . . read more

Course Selection for 2015-2016 School Year Begins

Students at Dwight Township High School will start to take part in class meetings on Monday, January 26, 2015, to choose their classes for the 2015-16 school year. Instructional meetings will take students step-by-step through the course . . . read more

Dwight High School Honors Illinois State Scholars

Dwight Township High School Principal Dan Kaiser is pleased to announce that 13 DTHS students have been recognized as 2015 State Scholars. This prestigious award is given annually by the Illinois Student Assistance Commission . . . read more

DTHS Students Inducted into the LACC National Technical Honor Society

On Thursday, November 20, seven students from Dwight Township High School were initiated into the Livingston Area Career Center chapter of the National Technical Honor Society.  To be invited to apply, the students must have a . . . read more

JJC-ACT Prep Classes

Joliet Junior College offers ACT Prep Classes Starting in January 2015, Joliet Junior College will be offering ACT Prep Courses to high school juniors preparing to take the ACT on March 3, 2015.  Attached is a copy of the . . . read more

DTHS Financial Aid Presentation

Mark your Calendars ! Financial Aid Presentation December 17, 2014 – 6:30 p.m. DTHS Auditorium   The Dwight Township High School Guidance office is hosting a Financial Aid . . . read more

Samantha Carlson and Daly Galloway Selected to Attend HOBY Leadership Seminar

Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership provides lifelong leadership development opportunities that empower individuals to achieve their highest potential. Known as HOBY’s flagship program, the Leadership Seminar is designed for high . . . read more

DAR Good Citizen Award Winner

DTHS Senior Ashley Fox was selected as the DAR Good Citizen Award winner for the 2014-2015 school year.  The Daughters of the American Revolution Good Citizen program and scholarship contest is intended to encourage and reward the . . . read more

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