Aprende AVID National Demonstration School
What AVID is...
AVID is an acronym that stands for Advancement Via Individual Determination.
AVID is a college readiness system available for elementary, secondary, and higher education.
AVID places academically average to above-average students - 2.0 to 3.5 - in honor and AP classes.
AVID teaches academic and social skills not targeted in other classes.
AVID provides intensive support with in-class tutors and a strong student/teacher relationship.
AVID creates a positive peer group for students.
AVID develops a sense of hope and personal achievement gained through hard work and determination.
AVID accelerates under-achieving students who have potential into more rigorous courses.
AVID is a National Demonstration School
Aprende was named an AVID National Demonstration School, the highest honor an AVID school can achieve.
Rachel Polay Denver Summer Institute 2022
Imagine what’s possible when educators rally around their student population with unwavering support, break down
barriers, align their work through a vision of college and career readiness, and advocate for student opportunity.
Rachel Polay tells us about her AVID journey and how AVID has impacted her as an educator.
Aprende's AVID is accepting applications for the new school year.
Questions? Check out this video:
Jackie Williams, AVID Coordinator
Aprende AVID Information Sheet
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Last Modified on November 7, 2022