• Attention 5th Graders


    What it AVID?  

    AVID is a regulary scheduled elective class that prepares students with high academic potential for success in college.


    What are AVID student expectations?

    AVID student are expected to maintain an absolute minimum of a "C" average in scholarship and citizenship, to study a minimum of 2 hours per night, and to enroll in rigorous college preparatory classes.  The AVID student's goal is to enroll in a four-year university.


    What happens in the AVID class?

    • AVID students are supported in high-level academic skills in writing, inquiry, collaboration, organization, reading, and academic behaviors.
    • Students are equipped with skills such as note taking, studying, test-taking, and goal setting.
    • Students receive academic support from college-age tutors through collaborative groups and are motivated to pursue academic excellence through culture and college field trips, classroom guest speakers, and AVID team building.  

    To apply to be an AVID student, click on this link: