AVID ~ Advancement Via Individual Determination
"AVID'S mission is to close the achievement gap by preparing all students for college readiness and success in a global society."
What is AVID?
AVID (Advancement, Via, Individual, Determination) is a non-profit that changes lives by helping schools shift to a more equitable student centered approach. AVID provides scaffold supports that educators and students need to encourage college and career readiness success. For one period a day, students receive the additional academic, social, and emotional support that will help them succeed in their schools most rigorous courses.
Who can be in AVID?
Students in AVID are most often historically underrepresented in four year colleges (ethnic minority and/or low income and/or first generation college and/or special circumstance).
Does your student meet the following criteria:
- Has the potential and desire to go to college
- A want to be in the program
- Is serious about succeeding in school
- Possess individual determination and a sense of responsibility
- Have a 2.0-4.0 GPA
- Have good attendance
- Have a good behavior record
- Have average to high standard test scores
If so complete and return the application below
For more information visit AVID's Website