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Sophomore AVID

College by Choice, Not by Chance - 

The Chrome Books are here!  Sophomore AVID students must bring their Chrome Books and headphones to school everyday. 

AVID Strategies and Instructions

Community Service Information - 10 Hours 

Kids First Tutoring Club

Auburn Library Volunteers

Scouts/Youth groups

Homeless Shelters

Retirement Homes

PHS Service Clubs (Leo, Interact, Key)

Food Banks

Church Service Events

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.