School News

We want you back!!!


Come register for the upcoming school year this week. Tuesday (8/7) from 4:00pm-7:00pm and Thursday (8/9) 11:00am-7:00 PM

Do you need to get a meningitis shot?


All incoming 7th and 12th graders must have a meningitis shot prior to attending school. No Shot No School! If you have any questions or want to schedule an appointment please call Scavo at 515-242-7589.

Graduation Day Photos


Do you want to relive that magical day? Do you want to see your son, daughter, or friend’s smile as they walked across the stage? Well, what are you waiting for click this link 🙂 To quickly access the Scavo pictures go to page 4.

Class of 2018


Scavo celebrated another successful on May 25th when 93 graduates walked across the stage. Congratulations to the class of 2018.

Senior Week


Join us in celebrating the class of 2019. On Tuesday, May 22nd Scavo will host our annual graduates banquet. This takes place from 6-8 on the second floor of Central Campus. Families and students will receive a catered meal followed by our awards banquet where scholarship and superintendent award winners are recognized. Then Scavo kicks … Read more »

Teddy Bear Town earns 5 Star Rating


Snugly tucked in a corner of the 4th floor at Central Campus is a place called Teddy Bear Town, population 20 beautiful babies and toddlers. “I love it here!” said Tiana Turner, and she could as well have said we, judging by the smile on the face of her four-month-old son Deshawn, who’d just awakened … Read more »

Upcoming Events

Aug 23
First Day of School
Sep 3
Labor Day – No School
Sep 4
School Board Meeting
Sep 18
School Board Meeting
Oct 2
School Board Meeting

1800 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50309
P: 515-242-7589 | F: 515-242-7591

Bulletin Board

Registration is August 7th from 4-7pm


August 9th 11Am-7pm


Parents check out this helpful link




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About Scavo High School

1800 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309

P: 515-242-7589 | E: 


Scavo Full Service High School serves 5oo students from all over the district. We offer multiple educational pathways and a full service community center.Read More…

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

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