Drivers Education

Driver’s Education The Des Moines Independent Community School District’s driver’s education program is a two part course, providing classroom instruction and behind-the-wheel driving training, in addition to developing the social and legal responsibilities involved with operating a motor …

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Scavo visits State Capitol

Scavo was one of nine alternative high schools who took part in the Iowa Association of Alternative Schools’ (IAAE) annual Legislative Day at the State Capitol. Students displayed examples of some of their activities and projects, took tours …

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Scavo Show Case

The 2nd Annual Scavo Showcase was a huge success last night. Please click the link to see all of the entries. http://www.flickr.com/photos/scavohs/

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Biology Class

Students in Anita Dutta’s Biology class are developing science skills; they research, hypothesize, collect data and present their case. Recently they researched and worked as a group on disappearance of Malaysian flight 370.  They studied and shared the …

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Spring Conferences

Spring conferences are a great time to reconnect with your students teachers and game plan for a successful spring. Scavo is hosting spring conferences Thursday March 27th 4:00- 8:00 pm.

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Scavo P.E.

Over the winter months SCAVO P.E. students have participated in many units.  To finish out the month of December the students competed in a bowling tournament where three students were awarded with the tops scores in the school …

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Kidsfest Volunteers!

Scavo students volunteered at Kidsfest this past weekend. Students helped out with a wide range of activities from games, vendor stands, inflatables you name it Scavo was involved. All students at Scavo are required to complete 20 hours …

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