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8th grade AVID Recruitment Presentation

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What is AVID?

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AVID student at graduation
AVID is a four year course designed to prepare students for success at a four-year college. AVID focuses on writing, inquiry, collaboration, organization, and reading skills of our students. The typical AVID student is motivated to succeed, but may need some extra support to discover their full potential. AVID students are usually in the academic middle with GPAs somewhere between 2.0 and 3.5. Many of our students will be first generation college students and need help to learn the expectations of college. While we typically look for students that fit these descriptions, Carlmont tries to make room for any student that could benefit from the support of the AVID community at our school.
Carlmont AVID: A Documentary, by ScotCenter News

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AVID Video 2017

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AVID Department Members

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AVID Department Members

Questions regarding AVID should be directed to the AVID Coordinator, Ms. Cindy Shusterman.
(Click on Name for Email)
Dial (650) 595-0210
and the extension below:
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Shusterman, Cindy AVID Coordinator 39613
DePaoli, Tammy AVID Counselor 30090
Oliveira, Irene AVID 12 33705
Steward, Denise AVID 12 39623
Aidi, Rick AVID 11 39645
Watkins, Cheri AVID 11 39630
Gaitán, Addison AVID 10 39671
Ramroth, Andrew AVID 10 39602
Donnelly, James AVID 9 39613
Madson, Kylie AVID 9 39653
AVID Student Application

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All students interested in joining AVID must complete the following online application.

Please contact Cindy Shusterman-AVID department chair with any questions.

    AVID Student Application for Incoming Freshmen
    AVID Application for current Carlmont students grade 9-11