Advancement Via Individual Determination


For additional information about the AVID program, please contact Jennifer Wolf, AVID Site Coordinator (jwolf@csd99.org) or  Kristin Bormann, AVID Administrator (kbormann@csd99.org)

AVID logo

AVID selection dates - Class of 2026

  • October 2021 - Partner schools recommend 8th gr. students for AVID Application Process

  • Novemeber 8th - Email sent to parents/guardians of perspective AVID students with AVID application

  • December 10th - Completed AVID applications must be complete

  • January 10th - During this week, students that have completed the AVID application will be interviewed by DGS AVID site team and AVID students.

  • January 17th - During this week, AVID applicants will recieve a letter letting them know if they have been accepted into the DGS AVID program

AVID Achievements

AVID Class 2019 - FAFSA results

Senior class results
AVID 2019
AVID 2018
AVID 2017


AVID's mission is to close the achievement gap by preparing all students for college readiness and success in a global society.

AVID Helpful Links

DGS Scholarship List
Important Tests
Financial Aid Information

AVID Frequently Asked Questions

How do current freshman or sophomores become a part of the AVID program? Freshman  and sophomores interested in learning more about the program should contact Jennifer Wolf - DGS AVID Site Coordinator.

What is AVID?


DGS AVID Site Team

AVID Activities

Writing, Inquiry, Collaboration, Organization, and Reading (WICOR) methods are the basis for curriculum instruction.

Students participate in field trips to colleges/universities.

College students act as role models and facilitate academic discussion in regularly scheduled tutorial groups.

Students develop academic and social skills for success in all subject areas.

Guest speakers provide motivation and college and career information.

AVID students participate in extracurricular and community events.

AVID Events

AVID Parent University:                   September 22, 2021:  DGS Library 6:30-7:30 pm 
AVID Application Deadline:              December 10, 2021
AVID Student Selection:                  Week of January 19, 2021
AVID Program Breakfast:                April 27, 2022
AVID Senior Banquet                      May 11, 2022 STEAM  WING DGS 6:00-8:00 pm