Congratulations to the 2017 Science Olympiad Regional Champions!  Soaring!  Nighthawk Strong!

Congratulations Austin Nguyen (12) -  3x CIF Champion/San Diego Section record holder in the 100y Breastroke  

DN Foundation Leadership Team

DN PTSA Leadership Team

Rose Hong (11), 2016 National Finalist in the Siemens Math, Science, and Technology competition

2016 Palomar League and Division 1 CIF Champions!

2017 Division II CIF Champions!

2017 Division III CIF Champions!

Oh... the Places They'll GO!

So proud of Megan Gross, California Teacher of the Year!

Jonathan Garcia, 2017 CA Most Inspirational Wrestler 

DN Champions @ CSUSM 2017 STEM Rubik's Cube Competition!

Congratulations to the Boys Swim and Dive Team - 3x Division II CIF Champions (back-to-back-to-back)

Megan Gross, 2017 CA Teacher of the Year!

2017 Division II CIF Champions!

Jessica Tian (12) won a $25,000 scholarship from Regeneron and the Society for Science & the Public!

JOY!  Nighthawks Soaring!

Welcome to Del Norte High School, Home of the Nighthawks!!!  One School.  One Flock.  Nighthawk Strong!  Established 2009

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Inspiring passion and preparing all students to be college ready, future focused
and globally aware!

News and Announcements


PRE-REGISTRATION for 12th, 11th, and 10th GRADERS IS NOW OPEN! Pre-Registration for incoming 9th Graders closed May 12th. All links for all grades will remain open through August Registration.

Handicapped Seating For Graduation Ceremony

Please see the attached information concerning handicapped seating for the graduation ceremony on June 8. Requests are available through June 2 - see link for requesting handicapped seating.

Del Norte High School ranked #21 in CA by Niche

The 2017 Best Public High Schools ranking is based on rigorous analysis of key statistics and millions of reviews from students and parents using data from the U.S. Department of Education. Ranking factors include state test scores, college readiness, graduation rates, SAT/ACT scores, teacher quality, and high school ratings.

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