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AVID

Apply for AVID!

You can now apply for AVID at A.P. Giannini online by going to these links:

for students

for parents/guardians

(both portions need to be completed)

 

Applications are also available for download (application to download) or pick up from Mr. Jang in the Counseling Office.

 

What AVID is...

  • AVID is an acronym that stands for Advancement Via Individual Determination.
  • AVID is an in-school academic support program for grades 5-12 that prepares students for college eligibility and success.
  • AVID places academically average students in advanced classes.
  • AVID levels the playing field for minority, rural, low-income and other students without a college-going tradition in their families.
  • AVID is for all students, but it targets those in the academic middle.
  • AVID is implemented schoolwide and districtwide.

What AVID isn't...

  • AVID isn't a remedial program.
  • AVID isn't a niche program.
  • AVID isn't a college outreach program.

AVID Weekly Link

Please see Ms. Adcock in Room 212 for the access code.

The AVID Student

AVID targets students in the academic middle -- 2.0-3.5 GPA and Basic and above CST scores -- who have the desire to go to college and the willingness to work hard. These are students who are capable ...more

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Coordinators

Adcock, Tanaya
Teacher
Jang, Joaquin
8th Grade Counselor

Teachers

Adcock, Tanaya
Teacher
Birondo, Nicolas
Teacher
Castro, Tara
Teacher
Jang, Joaquin
8th Grade Counselor
Lai, Teresa H.
Teacher
Lie, Raymond
Teacher
Quach, Chanh
Teacher
Rothman, Andrew
Teacher