About AVID

  • AVID Logo AVID's Mission 

    “AVID's mission is to close the achievement gap by preparing all students for college readiness and success in a global society.”


    What is AVID?

    • AVID is an acronym that stands for Advancement Via Individual Determination.
    • AVID teaching methodologies are used in both the "AVID Elective" and in content-area classrooms school-wide.
    • AVID is for ALL STUDENTS; the "AVID Elective" targets those in the academic middle.
    • AVID is NOT a remedial program, a free ride, a niche program, or a college outreach program.


    What is AVID? Video Link

    KLS is an AVID School