AVID

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Brooke Baarstad Phone Icon 805-922-1305 x 5209 Email Icon Email

AVID, which stands for Advanced Via Individual Determination, is a program that assists first-generation college bound students.  Its mission is to close the achievement gap by preparing all students for college readiness in a global society.  The AVID elective class teaches students college skills in the areas of writing, inquiry, collaboration, organization, and reading.  Many of the participating students have gone to a 4-year university, after graduating high school.  PVHS has AVID alums at UCLA, UCSB, Cal Poly, University of San Diego, and Stanford, just to name a few. 

Incoming eighth graders can now apply to AVID via the online application found at the link below.

ONLINE AVID APPLICATION


To learn more, visit the AVID website.

Individual grade level information can be found under Clubs and Organizations.

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