What is AVID?
AVID is an academic elective class offered during the school day.
AVID helps prepare students for college and trade school.
AVID is Advancement Via Individual Determination.
What do students learn and do in the AVID Elective?
Students learn skills that help them be successful in school:
Organization with binder and planners
Team building & how to work with others
Advocating and leadership skills
Critical thinking with weekly tutorials
College and career options
Who are potential AVID students?
AVID students are motivated students who are willing to work hard with additional support.
AVID students are often:
B and C students
Motivated to learn
First generation college students
Students with special circumstances
From underrepresented populations