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AVID Site Team

Lawson, Elizabeth
Vice Principal for Tigers
Loomis, Eileen
English Teacher
Munguia, Julie
Counselor - Tigers
Quan-Martin, Kelli
Science Teacher & Aggies 8 Team Leader
Stark, Eileen
Villedas, Jose
Welch-Daniels, Robin

Course Description

AVID is an acronym that stands for: Advancement Via Individual Determination.  The AVID program is designed for students who are interested in attending college.  AVID's mission is to close the achievement gap by preparing all students for college readiness and success in a global society.

The AVID program teaches academic survival skills in a daily elective period.  AVID strategies and methodologies are taught and implemented.  Students will develop skills in Cornell Notes, studying, collaborative learning, and organization.  Students will be strengthening their writing, inquiry, and critical thinking skills through the AVID curriculum.  The curriculum is based upon WICR - Writing, Inquiry, Collaboration and Reading.

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