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    AVID
     
     
    Advancement Via Individual Determination
     
     
     

    The AVID Elective class targets students in the academic middle–B, C, and even D students–with the desire to go to college and the willingness to work hard. Typically, they will be the first in their families to attend college, and come from groups traditionally underrepresented in higher education. These are students who are capable of completing rigorous curriculum but are falling short of their potential.

     

    AVID places these students on the college track, requiring them to enroll in the most rigorous courses that are appropriate for them, such as Honors classes. To support them in the rigorous coursework, AVID students learn organizational and study skills, develop critical thinking, learn to ask probing questions, receive academic help from peers and college tutors, and participate in enrichment and motivational activities to make their college dreams reality.

     
    AVID Program Director - Mrs. Lewis, email: kerry_lewis@chino.k12.ca.us
     
    7th Grade AVID Teacher - Mrs. McIndoe, email: amberL_mcindoe@chino.k12.ca.us
     
    8th Grade AVID Teacher - Mr. Horsley, email: chris_horsley@chino.k12.ca.us
     

     
    Visit the AVID website http://www.avid.org
     
     

     
     
    You can turn in your AVID application to the front office, just ask office ladies to place in Mrs. Lewis mail box, email your application to Mrs. Lewis at kerry_lewis@chino.k12.ca.us, or submit Google Doc version online. 
     
     
     
    7th Grade AVID Application in PDF version found HERE.
     
     
     
     
    8th Grade AVID Application in PDF version found HERE.