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What is AVID?  

Advancement Via Individual Determination  

AVID Secondary (grades 6-12) is an essential component of the AVID College Readiness System and is
designed to enable school-wide implementation of AVID’s proven instructional methodologies and content area best practices to improve outcomes for all students. AVID Secondary goes beyond the AVID Elective course to affect an entire campus or district by creating a college-going culture that increases the number of students who enroll and succeed in higher education and their lives beyond.
AVID's Mission
AVID strives to close the achievement gap by preparing all students for college readiness and success in a global society.

National AVID Facts:
* Implemented in 47 states &            3 countries
* Taught in grades K-16
* 96% took the ACT and or SAT
* 90% are accepted into 4-year colleges