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The Mission of AVID

The mission of AVID is to ensure that students:

  • will succeed in their academic classes
  • will participate in school activities
  • will be college eligible and guided through the college admission process
  • will become educated and responsible leaders in our society

AVID Information

What is AVID?

AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) is a program designed to prepare high school students for success in four-year universities. The CHS AVID curriculum focuses on developing study, organization, and academic skills for high school and college. We also offer in-class college and career counseling, personal mentoring, tutoring, and leadership development. AVID is for students who are serious about succeeding in high school and preparing for college. Success depends on individual determination and personal responsibility.

 

WHAT CREDIT WILL I RECEIVE?

AVID is an "A-G" course. As an AVID student, you will receive ten units of College- Preparatory Elective credit each year.

AVID Administrators

Sheehy, Lisa (408) 366-7330 Guidance Counselor (Gh-Li)
Wright, Geoff (408) 366-7376 Assistant Principal Sar-Z

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Fitzpatrick, Kyle (408) 366-7388 ex.4863 Social Studies Teacher / AVID
Gilmore, James (408) 366-7314 Athletic Director / Physical Education Teacher

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Schaetzke, Jessica (408) 366-7388 ex.4839 World Language Teacher / AVID
Vernon, Allison (408) 366-7388 ex.4806 English Teacher

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Benson, Amy (408) 366-7388 ex.4807 Math Teacher / AVID
Southerd, Samantha (408) 366-7388 ex.4934 Science Teacher / AVID

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Filice, Teresa (408) 366-7362 English Teacher / AVID
Robison, Elise (408) 366-7388 ex.4832 Social Studies Teacher / AVID

AVID CALENDAR

Today: 11/19/18

AVID RESOURCES AND LINKS

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INTERESTED IN BEING AN AVID STUDENT?

The AVID program recruits students in the spring for next year's class. We visit 8th graders at the feeder Cupertino Union School District middle schools but also accept incoming sophomores, juniors, and seniors. Please contact the AVID coordinator Lisa Sheehy at lisa_sheehy@fuhsd.org for more information. 

AVID Interest Questionnaire: CLICK HERE

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