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AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) is a full-year course devoted to preparing students for the college experience. On Sky days, students work on organization and study skills; critical think- ing and discussion; and WICOR methodologies (Writing, Inquiry, collaboration, Organization and Reading). On Earth days, students work in Collaborative Study Groups with an adult facilitator. On Fridays, students go on field trips (college visits, cultural field experiences, and/or work experience), listen to guest speakers, or participate in team building activities. This course is for elective credit. An application and interview process is required of students who are not already part of the program.

Prerequisite: Application, Interview, Teacher Recommendation

  • Non-Honors/AP