Welcome to AVID!
AVID stands for Advancement Via Individual Determination and is an elective class at Umatilla High School.
Why do you want to be a part of AVID?
Prepares you for college
Helps improve your performance in school
Helps you be successful in life
Helps keep you organized
Great support system from teachers and college-age tutors
Be a part of a great "family"
Learn different strategies to help in all of your classes
Is AVID for you? Want to apply? (go for it!)
Step 1 Contact us: Send us an e-mail at the address below, and we will send you an email with a "google forms" application in it.
Step 2 Apply: Click on the link and fill out the application
Step 3 Recommendations: Get two teachers who know you well to fill out a recommendation*
*(You can get the form in the application folder on the side menu or you can ask the AVID teacher for a copy)
Step 4 Interview: We will contact you to arrange an interview with the UHS AVID Site Team
Step 5 Notification: We will notify you of the decision before the end of the school year
Please contact Mr. Totten if you have further questions or ph. # 352-669-3131
Visit www.avid.org for more information about AVID.