AVID = Advancement Via Individual Determination

AVID is a program for students to learn and practice the skills necessary to be successful in their high school and college classes. AVID’s mission is to close the achievement gap by preparing all students for college readiness and success in a global society.
Students who take an AVID elective learn:
  • Writing skills
  • Inquiry processes
  • Collaboration techniques
  • Organization tools
  • Critical reading skills


2024 AVID Information Presentation

AVID Contact Information

Sara Norris
Eastlake AVID Site Coordinator

2024-25 AVID Application


Incoming 9th Grade Information

Rising 9th Grade Students' Timeline:
  • February 2, 2024 - Applications due via email to snorris@lwsd.org 
  • February 12-13 & 20-23, 2024 - Student Interviews via Classroom Teams
  • March 2024 - Students notified about acceptance.
  • April 2024 - Schedule changes are made.

Current Eastlake Students

Current EHS STUDENTS' Timeline:

Wolf Time A Info Session in C209 Mrs. Norris-March 22

  • Applications due-March 29
  • Interviews-April 1-5 and 15-19
  • Acceptance/Wait list Notification-late April
  • Schedule Changes-Early May


Have questions? Attend an AVID Info Live Question & Answer Session Wednesday, Jan 24, 2024, at 6:30 pm via Teams. Click here on that day/time to join the Teams call. (Note this date was changed due to schools being closed on January 17th.)

AVID Parent Information Night 2024

January 24, 2024 Presentation Video