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Freshman AVID

College by Choice, Not by Chance!
Community Service Requirement

Kids First Tutoring club

Auburn Library Volunteers

Scouts/Youth groups

Homeless Shelters.

Retirement Homes

PHS service clubs (Leo, Interact, Key)

Essential Learning Outcomes for AVID

WICOR:  Writing, Inquiry, Collaboration, Organization, and Reading to Learn


Writing to learn with clear thinking across the curriculum.


Inquiry engages students with their own thinking process. 


Collaboration brings personal responsibility and respect to the classroom and classroom discussions. 


Organization both physically and mentally on the part of the students and teacher, creates solid active learning.

Reading to Learn:

Reading critically  with increased content literacy increasingly with more difficult texts and tasks.