AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination)

AVID students visiting colleges
  • AVID students visiting the University of Minnesota
    AVID is an elective program, which prepares and supports students for four-year college or university eligibility. The mission of AVID is to ensure that All students will: succeed in rigorous curriculum, complete a rigorous college preparatory path, enter mainstream activities of the school, enroll and graduate from a four-year college.


AVID Teachers

  • Liz Paone - grade 12 Teacher & AVID Coordinator

    Allison Hartzell - grade 11 Teacher

    Cason Hiers - grade 10 Teacher

    Ted Carroll - grade 09 Teacher


    If you are interested in learning more about AVID, contact Liz Paone at elizabeth.paone@spps.org