What is AVID Schoolwide?
AVID is schoolwide when a strong AVID system transforms the Instruction, Systems, Leadership, and Culture of a school, ensuring college readiness for all AVID Elective students and improved academic performance for all students based on increased opportunities.
Instruction: Entire instructional staff utilizes AVID strategies, other best instructional practices, and 21st century tools to ensure college readiness for AVID Elective students and improved academic performance for all students.
Systems: Systems are in place that support governance, curriculum and instruction, data collection and analysis, professional learning, and student and parent outreach to ensure college readiness for AVID Elective students and improved academic performance for all students.
Leadership: School leadership sets the vision and tone to promote college readiness and high expectations for all students in the school.
Culture: School’s beliefs and behaviors which reflect and demonstrate an increase in the number of students meeting college readiness requirements.
AVID Makes an Impact
AVID Schoolwide strategies:
• Improve academic achievement and completion of rigorous courses
• Improve academic preparation for college
• Increase high school graduation rates
• Increase college applications
• Increase college enrollment, persistence, and completion rates