AVID Mission Statement:
AVID’s mission is to close the achievement gap by preparing allstudents for college readiness and success in a global society.
AVID is a college-preparatory program in which students willdevelop and reinforce attitudes, skills, and knowledge to successfullyenter and complete advanced class work through the support from the AVIDElective Class. The AVID elective class is the key element for the AVIDprogram. The AVID program is aimed at directing students to acollege-bound path. This will be done by holding tutorials, teachingorganizational skills, and developing the learning process with criticalthinking skills. We will also be visiting colleges and participating inteam building exercises. Some of the topics to be covered in the AVIDelective will include:
study skills; note-taking; collaboration; tutorials; careerdiscovery; seminars & discussions; college exploration; organizationskills; test-taking skills; inquiry; self-assessment; peer support