Students in English 3 at Scavo High School are doing excellent work in their analysis of American Literature. Through their studies, they are learning why students are asked to learn about American culture by studying American Literature. In their culminating activity, students are posing real world and relevant questions pertaining to the American Dreams and … Read more »
The past 12 weeks in the SCAVO Physical Education Department have been eventful. Fifteen students have earned their Physical Education credit for a graduation requirement! Participation and commitment from the students has continued to be great, as we have moved completely indoors, with activities such as; trench ball, four corner dodge ball, basketball, wall ball, … Read more »
CBL students learned how to use the resources, including books, files, maps and microfilm at the State of Iowa Historical Museum Library. Did you know that in 1882 the Iowa State Fair Grounds were west of Woodland Cemetery? Students discovered this looking at archival maps. Using newspaper microfilm students looked up a specific historical event … Read more »
Popular author, Heather Gudenkauf, recently donated several copies of her New York Times Best Sellers to Scavo High School’s English Department. The books are very popular among the students in Patty Guevara’s Individualized Reading and Greg Schmida’s English classes. Senior Lacey Miller is reading the 2nd of Heather’s three novels. Miller stated, “I really like … Read more »
Two Scavo students were recognized by the Des Moines Metro Area Optimist yesterday. Felipe Sandoval and Raini VanGundy were selected by Scavo staff. Both students are model students and citizens in the community. Both are on track to graduate this year and both plan to attend college next fall. It is a great honor to … Read more »
Scavo’s robotics team placed 9th out of 24 teams at the regional qualifying event in October. The team of Josh Gardener and Zach Hunt had a great time competing and held their own against teams of 6 people. Scavo is proud of their effort and excited for future competitions.
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