• Avid                   AVID                           PPS
    AVID.org Secondary Link            Advancement Via Individual Determination             PPS's AVID Department Link


    2022 Upcoming AVID Information Meetings and Resources for 5th -8th graders

    • Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) Classes for 22-23:

      We are looking for applicants to join our AVID elective for the 2022-23 school year.  Why is an AVID experience a good thing? AVID scholars have a history of proven excellence with 94% meeting all 4-year university requirements, 90% accepted directly to 4-year universities out of high school, 84% persist in the second year of university.  If you are interested in having your scholar join AVID, and your scholar is also interested in joining AVID, please complete this interest form

    • Am I an AVID student?

    More West Sylvan AVID links


     AVID Leaders

     Socratic Circle

    AVID Leaders 

    Socratic Seminar


    PPS Mission:

    Every student by name prepared for college, career and participation as an active community member, regardless of race, income or zip code.

    What is AVID in Middle School and High School?

    AVID Secondary (grades 6-12) is an essential component of the AVID College Readiness System and is designed to enable schoolwide implementation of AVID’s proven instructional methodologies and content area best practices to improve outcomes for all students. AVID Secondary goes beyond the AVID Elective course to affect an entire campus or district by creating a college-going culture that increases the number of students