The Annual Appeal Difference

The impact of the We Are Maroons Annual Appeal. Dowling Catholic’s Commitment to Excellence. 

Tuition: Dowling Catholic is committed to serving the Greater Des Moines community and making a Catholic education accessible to all, regardless of financial circumstances. Your gift to the We Are Maroons Annual Appeal ensures that EACH & EVERY student at DCHS receives a tuition reduction or financial assistance. 

Student Life: Dowling Catholic continues to prepare students to become Leaders for Life, Centered on Christ. Through faith and academics, student activities, athletics and the arts, the We Are Maroons Annual Appeal serves the interests of our students. With your help DCHS continues to grow existing opportunities and launch new initiatives to help students in their faith and academic pursuits. 

School Services: The We Are Maroons Annual Appeal supports every aspect of the school’s daily operations. Dowling Catholic continues our commitment of excellence with building and grounds, technology, and competitive teacher compensation.
"Dowling Catholic prepares me by setting high expectations and holding me to them. I feel like I am continually challenged in my courses and I’ve had to learn how to balance my schoolwork with the rest of my life."
Anna Flynn '21
"My favorite part about attending Dowling Catholic is the amazing environment that allows you to make great friends that I couldn't have anywhere else."
Tommy Hancock '22
"I feel that at Dowling Catholic the way students interact with each other is so much different than at other schools. I also love how hardworking everyone is. Teachers, Faculty, and students alike are always working toward a goal."
Paige Hobbs '21

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Dowling Catholic High School

Dowling Catholic High School is committed to serving the Greater Des Moines Catholic community and embracing learners of all faiths. In an environment that is faithful, caring and dedicated, Dowling Catholic forms each student to become a Christ-centered leader.