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No School: Enjoy Your Thanksgiving Break

11/25/2014

Have a happy and safe Thanksgiving. We will see you back in school on December 1st.

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Giving Thanks For The Little Things

11/25/2014

Decontee was a 2014 Scavo High School graduate. She is a very inspirational young lady. We are very proud of her! Please check out the link to hear her story!

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Scavo Student Leaders

11/24/2014

During the month of November Scavo students and staff collected canned and boxed food items. Scavo Student Leaders (our student leadership group) delivered the 400 items to YSS today. A special shout out to Greg, Penny and Meagen who’s advisees donated the most. Greg’s class collected 92 items and Penny/Meagen’s collected 81.

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No Shave November

11/10/2014

Scavo male teachers are participating in “no shave November.” At the end of the month student names will be drawn from our attendance challenge box. Those selected get to choose a beard style and a male staff member. That staff member must shave their beard in the selected design and leave it for two days. … Read more »

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Spirit Week and Food Drive

11/10/2014

The last week of October Scavo students and staff participated in a school wide spirit week. Staff and students dressed up and decorated doors. Our advisory classroom winners were Tricia and Terri 1st place, PM PBL 2nd place, Michel and Sam 3rd place. During the month of November Scavo Student Leaders are organizing a school … Read more »

Homepage Feature

Guest Speaker

10/30/2014

Scavo students had the pleasure of hearing Tara Bozarth speak about bringing out your potential from negative experiences. Her message was “our greatest moments are when we are born and when we find our way out.” She spoke of her childhood with drug-using parents, and how she and several siblings took the same route. After … Read more »

Upcoming Events

Nov 26
Thanksgiving Break
Nov 27
Thanksgiving Day
Nov 28
Thanksgiving Holiday
Dec 22
Winter Break
Dec 22
Winter Recess

3725 52nd St, Des Moines, IA 50310
P: 515-242-7589 | F: 515-242-7591
E: scavo@dmschools.org

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No school November 26-28 for Fall break

 

Our first Attendance Challenge begins on Oct. 6th.

 

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

 


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About Scavo High School

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3725 52nd Street, Des Moines, IA 50310

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

 

Scavo Alternative 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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