whaT IS AVID?
"AVID is not just another program…
at its heart,AVID is a philosophyHold students accountable to the highest standards,
provide academic and social support,
and they will rise to the challenge." (avid.org)
Our nation’s schools are full of students who possess a desire to go to college and the willingness to work hard, but many of them do not truly have the opportunity to be college-ready. These are often the students who will be the first in their families to attend college and are from groups traditionally underrepresented in higher education.