SHS AVID

What is AVID?

AVID, which stands for Advancement Via Individual Determination, is a college readiness program designed to help students develop the skills they need to be successful in a post high school setting. AVID’s mission is to close the achievement gap by preparing all students for college readiness and success in a global society.

AVID Schoolwide

  1. College and career readiness

  2. The WICOR framework for instructional strategies and resources

  3. Instructional strategies that support students in accessing content, while building skills that transcend the calssroom!

The AVID Elective

  1. An elective class set within a student's course schedule

  2. Focuses on building reading, writing, organizational and communication skills- all of which are essential for success.

  3. An emphasis on post secondary planning!