"ADVANCEMENT VIA INDIVIDUAL DETERMINATION"
From the Latin "avidus" meaning "eager for knowledge."
How does the AVID program contribute to the success of the students?
Teaches study and organizational skills
Uses English as a writing tool for learning
Strengthens their writing skills
Gives tutorial help through peer tutors
Teaches students to work collaboratively to be successful in the most rigorous courses
Takes students to visit colleges and universities
Assists students with the application process for four-year colleges and universities
Helps students explore careers through guest speakers