Megan Gross, 2017 CA Teacher of the Year!

2016 Palomar League and Division 1 CIF Champions!

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

DN Foundation Leadership Team

Thank you for supporting our Annual PTSA Adopt-a-Family campaign!  We exceeded our fundraising goals!!!

DN PTSA Leadership Team

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

Upcoming Events

Nighthawk Tutoring
Date: 1/26/2017, 6:15 PM 8:15 PM
Location: DNHS Library
Nighthawk Tutoring
Date: 1/28/2017, 9 AM 12 PM
Location: DNHS Library
Nighthawk Tutoring
Date: 1/30/2017, 6:15 PM 8:15 PM
Location: DNHS Library
Nighthawk Tutoring
Date: 2/2/2017, 6:15 PM 8:15 PM
Location: DNHS Library
Senior Disneyland Trip
Date: 2/4/2017

Order Yearbook

Graduation Countdown

Mission Statement

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

News and Announcements

The Fall/Winter DN Foundation Fundraising Campaign is underway! Please consider making a contribution. Every dollar counts!

Great schools are always the result of great partnerships! DNHS depends upon our parent volunteers and contributors to help provide the Nighthawks a world-class experience in the Nest! If you have not already, please consider joining the PTSA and the DN Foundation. Contact PTSA President Judy Simeroth ( and/or DN Foundation President Jeff Erwin ( to learn more about how you can get involved!

Finish Chelsea's Run 2017

Finish Chelsea's Run is an annual San Diego event that brings communities together in remembrance of an incredible soul and in support of children's safety across California. Del Norte High School will be proudly represented in this year's event, and we would love for you to join our team-Del Norte Nighthawks 2017!

Mock SAT/ACT Tests

Take the full-length, proctored SAT and/or ACT at Del Norte High School January 28 and February 4.

Free DNHS Nighthawk Planner for your Smart Phone

Please search for "Del Norte Nighthawks" on iTunes and download the free "DNHS Nighthawk" Planner App to have access to bell schedules, links to school-related resources, and a class schedule that can be personalized. There is no cost to you, so don't delay - download the Nighthawk App TODAY!!

DNHS is Soaring!

Here come the Nighthawks! US News and World Report and the Washington Post each annually rank the best high schools in the country. DNHS appears on both lists, and our rankings have moved UP!

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