What is AVID?

Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) is a program that operates with one guiding principle: Hold students accountable to the highest standards, provide academic and social support, and they will rise to the challenge. AVID’s kindergarten through higher education system brings research-based curriculum and strategies to students each day that develop critical thinking, literacy, and math skills across all content areas. Learn more about the AVID SYSTEM.

AVID’s Impact

For more than 30 years, AVID has prepared students for college readiness and success. From its beginnings in one classroom with 32 students in San Diego, it now impacts the lives of hundreds of thousands of students throughout the United States and the world. At its sites, AVID affects leadership, systems, instruction,  and culture. SEE AVID’S RESULTS and learn how AVID is impacting a school near you.

Official AVID Web Page


‍‍‍AVID Program

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List of School AVID Contacts

Family Engagement Leadership Development Office

1525 W. Highland Ave, San Bernardino CA, 92411

Phone: (909) 880-4057    Fax: (909) 880-6587

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