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AVID Course Descriptions

19410 AVID 1-1 credit
Grade 9 Two Semesters
Prerequisite: Coordinator Consent Required

This course is the first step of a four-year college preparatory program. Students will learn AVID basics: WICR (writing, inquiry, collaboration & reading), time management, tutorials, Socratic seminars, academic goal-setting & motivation.

19420 AVID 2-1 credit
Grade 10 Two Semesters
Prerequisite: Coordinator Consent Required

This course is the second step of a four-year college preparatory program.
Students will build upon AVID basics, research colleges & careers, and work on self-awareness and personal development.

19430 AVID 3-1 credit
Grade 11 Two Semesters
Prerequisite: Coordinator Consent Required

This course is the third step of a four-year college preparatory program. Students will build upon and refine AVID basics, choose colleges, and begin gathering documents for the impending college and financial aid application process.

19440 AVID 4-1 credit
Grade 12 Two Semesters
Prerequisite: Coordinator Consent Required

This course is the fourth step of a four-year college preparatory program.
Students will refine AVID basics, write college admissions essays, take college placement examinations, apply for financial aid, and apply to colleges.