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Vista Ridge High School AVID

  • Vista Ridge High School AVID
  • 200 S. Vista Ridge Blvd
  • Cedar Park, TX 78613

Program Description

AVID, Advancement Via Individual Determination, is a global nonprofit organization dedicated to closing the achievement gap by preparing all students for college and other postsecondary opportunities. AVID helps students build skills and behaviors for academic success, provides intensive support with tutorials and strong student/teacher relationships, creates a positive peer group for students, and develops a sense of hope for personal achievement gained through hard work and determination.

Services Provided

  • Academic enrichment/tutoring/study skills
  • College admissions guidance and counseling
  • College fairs/campus visits
  • Community service/service hours
  • Financial aid advising/FAFSA completion
  • Leadership development
  • Other
  • SAT/ACT and other test preparation
  • Scholarships and last-dollar grants

Demographics

Race & Ethnicity

  • American Indian or Native Alaskan: 1%
  • White: 59%
  • Asian or Pacific Islander: 9%
  • Hispanic/Latino: 23%
  • Other: 2%
  • African American: 6%

Education Level and
Number of Students

  • High School: 2335
  • Middle School: 0
  • Elementary School: 0
  • Post-secondary: 0
  • Non-traditional: 0

First-Generation

  • Between 50% and 75%