AVID 1

AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) is offered as an elective class that prepares students for entrance into four-year universities.  There is an emphasis on analytical writing, preparation for college entrance and placement exams, study skills, test taking, note taking, and research.

 AVID 1 is the first in a four-year elective program in which the common goal is to prepare all qualified students for college admission.  The course focuses on enrolling students in a rigorous course of study which meets the “A-G” requirements of the University of California and California State University systems, while providing a strong academic and motivational support system.  During the AVID period, students are coached by college/academic tutors twice a week and also work in collaboration using a curriculum focused on reading, writing, and inquiry. 

Binder Check Dates:  Week of 1/23-1/27, 2/20-2/24, 3/20-3/24, 4/24-4/28, 5/15-5/19 

Grade Check Dates: 1/20, 2/3, 2/17, 3/3, 3/24, 4/21, 5/5, 5/19

Cornell Notes are due every Friday by 8am. The notes need to be uploaded to Google Classroom or emailed to me. 

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