Door Decorating

Scavo students participated in a door decorating contest. In Advisory students worked together to create a door that represented their group and connected to a Disney movie. The doors were awesome!! Whitney WK class was our first place …

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Winter Community Night

Winter Community Night was a big success. Students and families enjoyed dinner together, cookie decorating, animals from the ARL, minute to win it games, Santa, and karaoke!! Each family who attended also went home with a free frozen …

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Scavo Flex Lab is Reaching New Heights

The Flex Lab at Scavo is making great advances this year. Students who enter the Flex Lab find a large, welcoming space that holds classroom space in all four core content areas: English, Math, Science, and Social Studies. …

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Scavo’s Community Based Learning Class

CBL, Community Based Learning, is a unique opportunity for Scavo students to earn multiple credits while experiencing hands-on the importance of history in the Des Moines community. Through community partnerships with the Iowa State Historical Society and several …

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2017-2018 School Registration

We hope everyone is enjoying thier summer but its time to register for the upcoming school year. Online registration is currently open. If you prefer to register in person at the school, plesae come to one of our …

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Attention: Families of Incoming Seniors

Before our incoming seniors can begin school in the fall, they must meet a new mandatory state vaccination requirement. Students without proof of a meningitis vaccination or an exemption will not be allowed to attend classes in the fall. At Scavo, 66% of incoming seniors don’t have this vaccination. Click the headline to read more about what is needed, and where students can find assistance meeting this requirement.

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Scavo High School Graduates Class of 2017

Scavo High School seniors joined their counterparts across the district in celebrating the end of one journey and the beginning of another. Like a phoenix you have risen! Best of luck to our graduates in the next, great adventures of their lives. We will treasure the time you spent at Scavo, and we hope you will, too. Click on the headline and scroll to find photos of Scavo’s graduation ceremony.

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