This year’s auction - "The Bash on Buffalo" was held on Saturday, February 3 at Dowling Catholic. Over 300 Dowling community members enjoyed a night of food, bidding, and fun in the DCHS gym. A great event, for a great cause - our teachers and students! Join us February 9, 2019, for our next Bash on Buffalo!
Good food, great friends, and fun fashions were all enjoyed at the 2017 Evening of Style! Almost 150 women gathered at Sacred Heart Parish to help support the Annual Auction. Huge thanks for those that supported this event. Save the date! Our 2018 MVP Night of Style will be held on Thursday, April 26, 2018!
1884-1969 Golden Jubilee June 9, 2019 at St. Joseph Chapel Mass with reception and tours to follow. Please join us for a reunion celebration of St. Joseph Academy and Dowling High School Alumni. Reconnect with classmates from classes 1940-1969.
This year's event will take place on Monday, August 6, 2018. Each summer at Echo Valley Country Club more than 200 golfers come together for a fun day of golf and annually raise approximately $40,000 to benefit the Coppola Financial Aid Endowment.
The Dowling Catholic President's Council was initiated in 1985 to recognize and thank individuals who support the school with gifts of cash or stock totaling $2,000 or more annually (fiscal year July 1- June 30). The 2018 recognition dinner will be held on Tuesday, October 2, 2018, at Des Moines Golf & Country Club.
The 57th annual Pancake Breakfast was held on Sunday, October 28, 2018 from 7:30 am - 1:30 pm in the Varied Industries Building. Last year's event brought nearly 3,000 Dowling community members together to enjoy fellowship and raise money to support teachers and staff in fulfilling classroom needs. We can't wait to see you and your family at the next Pancake Breakfast!
Plan now to join us December 6, 2018, for our next Christmas Luncheon at Des Moines Golf and Country Club. This event is the perfect place to celebrate Christmas and the Dowling Catholic community with a wonderful lunch, musical entertainment from our Flute Ensemble and Jazz Choir and of course, the Peppermint Stick Hot Fudge sundae for dessert!
Please join us to celebrate the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe on Wednesday, December 12, 2018, from 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM. Festivities begin in the Narthex and Mass will be celebrated in the Coppola Family St. Joseph Chapel beginning at 3:30 PM. A new Our Lady of Guadalupe statue, a gift from the DCHS Class of 1978, will be blessed and a procession will follow Mass. Refreshments will be served.
Please RSVP here with the number of guests who will be attending.
Area leaders, human resource managers and Alumni from a variety of fields will provide valuable insight into specific industries, the local job market, and finding that first employment opportunity. The event will include individual introductions, round table discussions and a featured speaker.
Please join us on December 18, 2018 as we celebrate 50 years of swimming and diving excellence at Dowling Catholic. A Reception will take place at 4 p.m. followed by the swim meet versus the Valley Tigers at 5.
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.