AVID: Advancement Via Individual Determination is a class in which students prepare for four year college eligibility. AVID students are enrolled in Advanced Placement courses and attend an academic elective class called AVID.

AVID serves over 250,000 students across the nation. Of the 10,938 2007 AVID graduates, 98% plan to attend a post-secondary institution.

AVID is voluntary. Students interested in enrolling in AVID must:

  • Fill out the application below
  • Return the completed application to your South Fort Myers High School Counselor
  • Go through an interview
  • Bring a completed essay to the interview explaining "How can AVID help me reach my personal as well as academic goals?"

Visit AVID's website to learn more: http://www.avid.org

AVID Brochure