How to Apply to AVID In High School

Eighth Graders wishing to continue AVID in High School

Eight grade AVID students who wish to continue in the high school AVID program, must submit a Request for Continuation along with a recommendation from their current AVID teacher to the AVID Site Coordinator or counselor of the high school they will attend. Continuing students will be interviewed and their GPA, standardized test scores, attendance and discipline history will be screened along with new AVID candidates.

Eighth Graders wishing to begin AVID when they start High School

New eighth grade AVID candidates must complete and submit a High School AVID Application and submit it to the AVID Site Coordinator or counselor at the appropriate school. Recommendations from all core academic middle school teachers are required. A core team of teachers may submit one joint recommendation. Students with qualifying GPA, standardized test scores, attendance and discipline history along with strong recommendations will be interviewed.

Ninth & 10th Graders wishing to enroll in AVID

New ninth and tenth grade AVID candidates must complete and submit a High School AVID Application to the AVID Site Coordinator or counselor at the appropriate school. Recommendations from at least two current academic subject area teachers are required. A student with qualifying GPA, standardized test scores, attendance and discipline history along with strong recommendations will be interviewed.