School News

C.A.S.H. Kick Off

12/10/2018

Last week we introduced students to our Phoenix Time areas of focus, CASH. CASH stands for Careers, Academics, Social/Emotional, and Health. Students participated in activities such as a career escape room, finding their learning style by making paper airplanes, self-regulation with the focus ring and learning how protective factors build resiliency. Students provided feedback that will … Read more »

Novembers RISE UP Celebration

12/7/2018

Today, 30 students celebrated at Brenton Skating Plaza. Students had to earn 7 or more RISE UP cards. Scavo RISE UP cards promote Respect, Integrity, Safety, Engagement, Unity and Perseverance. Staff and students spent the afternoon skating, laughing and enjoying each others company. Students have already begun earning RISE UP cards for our December celebration.

Meningitis Shot

11/30/2018

Attention 11th Grade Students and Parents Iowa law requires that all students entering 12th grade must have a meningitis shot after the age of 16. Your student will not be allowed to begin school next year he/she has met this requirement and provided documentation to the school nurse. Please check with your medical provider to … Read more »

Winter Community Night

11/16/2018

Winter Community Night is less than a month away! Mark your calendars! Dinner, Santa, free turkeys while supplies last, Community Partners and lots of FUN! See you there!

RISE UP CARD Celebration

11/16/2018

Scavo’s motto is RISE UP. The word RISE UP embodies how we operate at Scavo. Daily staff and students strive to show Respect, Integrity, Safety, Engagement, Unity and Perseverance. To date Scavo students have earned nearly 1600 RISE UP cards. Each month students who reach the monthly goal will be reward with a celebration. For … Read more »

Narrowing the Gap Event

11/16/2018

Narrowing the Gap Event Christine Ha came to Des Moines area community college to talk about her experience of being a blind individual and winning MasterChef on Gordon Ramsay’s TV show. Christine Ha wanted to recognize individuals in the food service industry who have not only gone above and beyond, but who are also wanting … Read more »

Upcoming Events

Dec 11
School Board Meeting
Dec 24
Winter Break – No School
Dec 24
Holiday – Offices Closed
Dec 31
Holiday – Offices Closed
Jan 2
Staff Development – No School

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

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Fall break Nov. 21st-23rd

Winter break Dec 22nd-Jan. 7th

 

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About Scavo High School

1800 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309

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

 

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…

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