AVID Application - Forest Hill Community High School - 2020-2021
What is AVID? AVID is an academic, regularly scheduled elective class, during the school day, based on writing as a tool of learning, the inquiry method, and collaborative grouping. The three main components of the program are:
Who is an AVID Student? AVID students are students in the middle, capable of completing a college preparatory path with support. These students often are not realizing their full potential academically. In the identification process, a number of criteria are considered, including:
2.0 – 3.5 GPA
Desire and Determination
First in the Family to Attend College
Historically Underrepresented in 4-year colleges/universities
Other Special Circumstances
AVID Objectives at Forest Hill Community High School.
To provide academic instruction and other support to students and to prepare them for eligibility to four-year colleges and universities.
To improve organizational skills.
To improve critical thinking skills.
To increase student involvement in community service.
To prepare and support students for entry into the most rigorous high school courses.
To empower average students to achieve academic excellence.
If you have any questions please contact the AVID Coordinator, Ms. Burk, at
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