Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) - High School

The three main components of this course are academic instruction, tutorial support and motivational activities. This course provides students with strategies to be successful in high school and to be well prepared for post-secondary opportunities. It emphasizes organizational skills, how to produce exemplary work, intellectual risk-taking, critical thinking skills, community involvement and the steps necessary to increase college access options and college success. AVID students are supported academically as they pursue Advanced Placement (AP) and other rigorous courses.



School Level

High School


9, 10, 11, 12

Elective Credits