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Tahquitz High School AVID

  • Kacy Simpson
  • AVID Coordinator
  • (951) 206-0165

Program Description

AVID is a regularly scheduled elective class that prepares students with academic potential for success in college.

AVID is designed to increase schoolwide learning and performance. The mission of AVID is to ensure that all students, especially those least served students in the middle, are capable of completing a college path:

  • Will succeed in a rigorous curriculum
  • Will enter mainstream activities of the school
  • Will increase their enrollment in four-year colleges, and
  • Will become educated and responsible participants and leaders in a democratic society.

Services Provided

  • Academic enrichment/tutoring/study skills
  • Career exploration and counseling/internships
  • College admissions guidance and counseling
  • Community service/service hours
  • Financial aid advising/FAFSA completion
  • SAT/ACT and other test preparation
  • Scholarships and last-dollar grants

Demographics

First-Generation

  • Less than 25%