DGN Athenas

Here is where you will find out calendars, information, and other important information regarding the Downers Grove North High School Athena Dance Team program.

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Welcome to the Official Downers Grove North Athena Website!


Check out our feature on the 8Count Audio Dance Blog!

2018-2019 Tryout Packet

Here is the tryout packet for the 2018-2019 Athena Fall season!


Please email Coach Crescimone or Mrs. Kavanuagh if you have any questions!

Athena Updates

1st Round Evaluation Results:

If your number is below we will see you at our 2nd Round Evaluations on Thursday:


















Showcase Order Forms

Here is the order form for the Showcase DVD. If you would like to order one, please print. You can turn it into Room 174 or drop it off to Coach Penny in the Eglish Office. 

Glenbard West - WSC - 1/15

JV: 10:07

Varsity: 11:21


Please note that both teams will only perform ONE routine each.

Palatine - 1/13

Performance times for Palatine:


JV: 9:35 & 10:50

Varsity: 1:25 & 3:35

Huntley - 1/7

Performance times for Huntley are below:


JV: 10:56 and 3:44


Varsity: 2:50 and 6:06

Glenbrook South - 12/10

Times for Glenbrook South are below:


JV: 10:07 and 12:23

Varsity: 11:17 and 2:10


Awards: 4:15


See you there!

Naperville North - 12/3

Hello! Below are our times for Naperville North on Sunday, December 3rd:


JV: 10:56 and 1:20

Varsity: 11:36 and 2:04


Awards: 2:30


See you there!

Our First Competition -- FREMD!

Hello all! Competition season is upon us! Below is the information for our Fremd Competition.

Fremd High School - 1000 S. Quentin Road, Palatine, IL 60067


The competition is Saturday, November 18th. Doors open at 10:30 am. 

Varsity performance time: 5:15 pm & 7:22 pm

JV performance time: 6:14 pm & 7:10 pm


Awards are at 7:45 pm!


Remember, this is all tentative. Competitions can always run ahead or behind, so make sure you are at the school at least 30 minutes before performance times!

Bus time for the girls is at 1:15 pm.

Winter Tryouts!

Hello! Here is where you will find information about our Winter/Competition season tryouts. Click here for the whole packet.


Tryouts will October 2nd, at 6:30 pm in the DGN Dance Room. 

Please come wearing any clothing that allows for movement.

Before you register for tryouts, please be aware of our season's important competition dates:

11/18, 12/3, 12/12, 1/7, 1/13, 1/15, 1/20 (Varsity Only)

**If you cannot make any of the dates above, you may NOT tryout. These dates are non-negotiable.**

To register: Please go here and login/create an account. Once you are logged in to 8to18, please select "Begin Registration". You will have the option to register for our winter tryout there. 


If you have any questions, please email Coach Penny.

Athena Yard Signs!

If you are interested in getting an Athena yard sign, please follow the link below to support our boosters!

Boosters Yard Sign

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