AVID students challenge themselves academically in order to be eligible
for four-year university.
will prepare to meet college entrance requirements and improve college
readiness skills. Students will develop critical reading and writing skills, refine
study and organization habits, and practice public speaking skills. Students
work collaboratively with peers and college student tutors. They will
learn about post-secondary options, financial aid, college life, and majors in
preparation for senior year decisions. Students will prepare for and take
college entrance exams, draft forms for letters of recommendation, create a
high school resume, and draft personal statements. Students are encouraged to
take at least one AP class and the corresponding exam or a CSU/UC transferable
community college class.