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IAAE Educator of the Year!

4/15/2015

Our own Randy Botkin has been named the Iowa Association for Alternative Education Educator of the Year!! Click the link to learn more about the award and Randy’s work at Scavo.

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Scavo to bring dental, medical services to students

4/10/2015

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Former Child Soldier and Guest Speaker Mohamed Sidibay

4/10/2015

Students in English 9 are studying the novel “Long Way Gone” by Ishmael Beah and had the opportunity to listen to a former “child soldier” at an assembly at Roosevelt High School on March 26th. Mohamed Sidibay spoke to our students about the tragedies of war and his experiences as a child soldier in the … Read more »

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Last Senior Meeting

4/7/2015

Our last senior meeting is Friday during AM and PM Advisory. All graduating seniors are encouraged to attend. Information will about senior pictures and scholarship information.

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DMPS, Scavo High Grad Rates Go Up

4/1/2015

The Class of 2014 graduation rate set a new high mark for Des Moines Public Schools as every high school saw an increase. At Scavo, our graduation rate increased to 47.01%. The overall graduation rate at DMPS has gone up 9 percent over the past six year. For more details, please click on the photo.

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Are You Interested in Attending Scavo?

2/20/2015

Starting April 2nd Scavo will be taking calls for open interviews for the 2015-2016 school year.

Upcoming Events

May 20
Senior Banquet
May 21
Graduation Rehearsal
May 22
No School-Come to the Graduation Ceremony
May 25
Memorial Day No School
Aug 26
First day of school 2015-2016

1800 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50309
P: 515-242-7589 | F: 515-242-7591
E: scavo@dmschools.org

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Any students interested in joining the Scavo Student Leaders- See Mike

 

Senior Banquet is May 20th 6-8pm

 

Graduation rehearsal is May 21st

 

Graduation is May 22 10AM @ Hoyt Sherman Place

 

Parents check out this helpful link www.parenttoolkit.com/

 


EDUCATE, ADVOCATE, GRADUATE

 

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About Scavo High School

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1800 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309

P: 515-242-7589 | E: scavo@dmschools.org 

 

Scavo High School serves approximately 300 students in grades 10-12. Classroom size is smaller with additional supports for students needing an environment that is responsive and flexible to their learning needs. Read More…

Welcome to Scavo High School! There are many great opportunities for students to participate in and experience.

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