Course Name: AVID 112
Prerequisite: Required grade point average
AVID is an academic elective class that students commit to for
3-4 years. Students must have a 2.0-3.5 G.P.A. to be eligible to apply for application into
the program. AVID is a researched-based program that provides curriculum support for
language arts, math, scy using the high school AVID libraries.
Students must be capable of completing a college preparatory path including some honors
and AP classes. The AVID class will focus on pedagogy in writing, inquiry and collaboration.
Reading strategies are taught to help students improve both reading and writing skills that will
improve learning around state and district standards. The WICR process (writing, inquiry,
collaboration, and reading) is continued and required. (11/02)
Course Length: 1
Period Length: 1
Grade Level: 9-12
Credit Per Semester: 1.0 (Elective)