The AVID Site Team

Welcome to the RHS AVID website. Please take a look around and find info regarding: what is AVID; the Ws of RHS AVID; meet the AVID site team; and access other resources.

The AVID site team includes (from left to right in the front) Stephanie Roe, Lindsay Wurm, Stacy Welborn. Back row: Kevin Keller, Britt Thiemann,

Lloyd Walters, and Cheryl Ulen

The 2018-19 AVID 9, 10, & 11 Classes!

The Ws of Rockford High School AVID

What: The AVID program (Advancement Via Individual Determination) is intended to ensure four year college eligibility for all students, especially those least served in academia. Below are a few highlights from the current AVID Elective courses:

        • WICOR (Writing, Inquiry, Collaboration, Organization, and Reading)
        • Study skills
        • Critical thinking skills
        • Research skills
        • College and career readiness

Who: Approximately 45 9th, 10th and 11th grade students who are in the AVID classes that are supported by the AVID site team of teachers.

When/Where: The AVID class meeting every day for the entire school year.

What is AVID?