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Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID)

Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID)

The Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) mission is to close the opportunity gap by preparing all students for college readiness and success in a global society.  AVID challenges belief systems and practices that keep students from achieving their full potential.  AVID opens access while providing students with the tools to be successful. Despite the societal and socioeconomic challenges many AVID students face, they have outperformed national averages in key college and career success measures. AVID provides educators with proven, real-world strategies to accelerate the performance of underrepresented students. 
Currently, the following sites have AVID programs:
Douglass Middle School    Chris Minor,         Cori Graham,       AVID Site Coordinators 
Lee Middle School             Jessica Graves,        Emily Stewart,    AVID Site Coordinators
Pioneer High School          Ashleigh Cowan,     AVID Site Coordinator
Woodland High School      Neluka DeSilva,        AVID Site Coordinator
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