AVID, Advancement Via Individual Determination, is a schoolwide transformation effort focused on leadership, systems, instruction, and culture, and is designed to increase the number of students who enroll and succeed in higher education and in their lives beyond high school.
AVID's mission is to close the achievement gap by preparing all students for college readiness and success in a global society.
AVID is a college-readiness system designed to increase the number of students who enroll in four-year colleges.
AVID Excel Mission
AVID Excel's mission is to change the trajectory of long-term English learners by accelerating language acquisition, developing literacy, and placing AVID Excel students on the path to high school AVID and college preparatory coursework.
AVID Excel is designed to prepare 7th and 8th-grade students to enter 9th grade with the language skills that will enable them to succeed in rigorous coursework.