• Willis Junior High School AVID
    What is AVID?
    Advancement Via Individual Determination
    AVID is a a structured, college preparatory system for students who are "in the middle". 
    AVID is a school-wide approach to curriculum and rigor that provides direct support to students.
    Who is the average AVID student?
    A student with high academic potential
    A student with desire and determination
    Many AVID students are the first to attend college, low income or special circumstances
    The Mission of AVID
    Students will succeed in rigorous curriculum
    Students will complete a rigorous college preparatory path
    Students will become educated and responsible participants and leaders in a democratic society
    In the AVID Elective students will...
    Complete tutorials on a bi-weekly basis
    Have binders checked for neatness and organization
    Set goals for high school, college and careers
    Use Cornell Notes throughout all class subjects
    Use WICR (Writing, Inquiry, Collaboration and Reading) strategies in all curriculum
    by Janthavy
    NOTE:   For information about the AVID Elective Class at Willis, please go to Mrs. Stoker's website.

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