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

Advancement Via Individual Determination 
 Stewart is a School Wide AVID program AVID is a college readiness system that is designed to increase schoolwide learning and performance. AVID accelerates student learning, uses research based methods of effective instruction, provides meaningful and motivational professional learning, and acts as a catalyst for systemic reform and change.

Stewart staff and students focus on the 11 essentials:

  1. ​​Student Selection (students in the academic middle)
  2. Voluntary Participation (staff and students)
  3. Implementation (AVID all year long)
  4. Enrolled in Rigorous Courses (AP, Honors, Credit)
  5. Strong Literacy Program (Reading & Writing)
  6. Inquiry Based Classrooms (Critical Thinking)
  7. Collaboration (Working with Others)
  8. Tutors (College and Community Tutors)
  9. Data Analysis (Monitoring Progress)
  10. District Support (Resources, Costs, Sustainability)
  11. Site Team ( Staff Collaboration)
  12. Learn More About AVID
Stewart Panthers
High School & College Ready
Mindset Monday
Tutorial Tuesday
WICOR Wednesday
Thorough Thursday
Family Friday
Organize & check grades
College Like Study Groups
Begin reading, writing lesson
Analyze and discuss the reading
Team Building College Prep
GPA =#1 Factor for College Acceptance
At Stewart, students learn how to track their grades and figure out their GPA. 

The Tool Below Can Help
Calculate Your GPA
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Pic of 8th grade AVID students visiting CWU

 8th Grade AVID Students Visits CWU

Pic of students during College and Career week listening to a guest speaker

College and Career Week Sponsored By AVID

Pic of 7th grade AVID students at PLU

7th Grade AVID at PLU