AVID 12

AVID 12                                                                                                                                
Course ID# 804143 (Fall) / 804153 (Spring)

Open to grades:  12

Prerequisite:  AVID 11 strongly recommended. Enrollment is limited to students with a 3.0 GPA or better with a schedule that meets or exceeds a-g college entrance requirements, including at least one AP or community college class. Students must be applying to four-year universities.

Placement recommendation:  AVID students challenge themselves academically in order to be eligible for four-year university.

UC/CSU – Elective (“g”)

Students will continue to learn in a collaborative environment with peers and college student tutors.  Students will write college admissions essays, fill out college applications, and complete the process of applying for financial aid through the FAFSA form, Cal-grant GPA verification form, and scholarships.  In preparation for the rigors of university, students will read, write, and research at the college entry level.  Students will take at least one AP class and the corresponding exam or a CSU transferable community college class.  Students and parent/guardian are required to attend school sponsored information nights.