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Advance Via Individual Determination (AVID)

AVID

ADVANCEMENT VIA INDIVIDUAL DETERMINATION.......... AVID's mission is to close the acheivement gap by preparing all students for college readiness and success in a global society...... * The recently updated mission statement still reflects AVID's core purpose, and our focus remains the same-ensuring college readiness for all students.

AVID ELECTIVE CLASSES

The AVID elective classes help students prepare for and succeed in colleges and universities. Students in the classes commit themselves to improvement and preparation for college. AVID offers a rigorous program of instruction in academic 'survival skills' and college level entry skills. The classes teach the student how to study, read for content, take Cornell notes, and manage time. Students participate in collaborative study skills or tutorials which are led by College tutors who use skillful questioning to bring students to a higher level of understanding. 

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