• AVID OBJECTIVESAVID2

    • To provide academic instruction and other support to students and to prepare them for eligibility to four-year colleges and universities.
    • To give students college level entry skills.
    • To increase the “coping skills” of program participants.
    • To motivate program students to seek a college education.
    • To increase the participants’ level of career awareness

    AVID ACTIVITIES

    • Learning with college tutors.
    • Writing for all classes.
    • Developing success strategies.
    • Applying for college.
    • Preparing for a professional career.
    • Visiting college campuses.
    • Interacting with guest speakers.
    • Participating in extra curricular and community activities

    AVID3 WHO CAN PARTICIPATE IN AVID?

    • Students who have the potential and desire to attend a four-year college and…
              • ...have appropriate classroom behavior.
              • ...have between a 2.0 and 3.0 grade point average.
              • ...have a good attendance record.
              • ...have good work habits.
              • ...are willing to commit themselves to a minimum of two hours of homework each night.
              • ...are willing to commit to enrollment in a rigorous college preparatory sequence of courses.

    For more information on AVID
    visit their website at http://www.avid.org