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AVID is an initiative to prepare students in the academic middle for four-year college eligibility. Join AVID and surround yourself with students who like to have fun, work hard and with the goal to attend a four year college! Minimum 2.5 Academic GPA for consideration.
AVID Students:
  • Interact with 4 colleges minimum during two school field trips
  • Monthly celebrations with like minded scholars
  • Apply for scholarships-ALL GRADE LEVELS
  • Comprehend scientific methods to LEARNING not just studying!
  • Enjoy dedicated class time to study for PSAT/SAT/ACT
  • Take advantage of support and tutoring from college tutors
Complete this application to be accepted into the CVHS AVID program for the first time.
Students submitting applications during summer break will be informed of their acceptance during August.
8th Grade Expo: Feb 9, 2023
Class of 2025 & 2026 Application Window for Fall 2023^: Feb-May, 2023
Class of 2027 Application Window: Feb-April 14, 2023
Class of 2027 Acceptances Mailed Out: May 8-12, 2023
Class of 2027 Late Application Window*: May-Jun 2023
Last Day of Spring Semester: Jun 1, 2023
Graduation for Class of 2023: Jun 1, 2023

Summer 2023
Summer Application Window*: Jun 2 to Jul 28
Walk-through registration: Aug 2023
Link Cru/Freshman Orientation: Aug 2023
All AVID End of Summer Get-Together: Aug 2023

First Day of School: Aug 15
AVID Board Elections: Aug 24-25
Fall Parent Meeting and Back to School Night: Sept 2023
STEAM Expo-AVID Elote Fundraising Booth: Oct 2023
Spring Application Window^: Nov 27 - Dec 11 2023
Last Day of Fall Semester: Dec 21 2023
Spring Semester Begins: Jan 8
8th Grade Shadow Day: Jan 2024
Spring Fundraiser: Jan 2024
Spring Parent Meeting and 8th Grade Expo: Jan/Feb 2024
Class of 2026 & 2027 Application Window for Fall 2024^: Feb-May 2024
Class of 2028 Application Window: Feb-April 12, 2024
Class of 2028 Acceptances Mailed out: May 6-10, 2024
Class of 2028 Late Application Window*: May-Jun 2024
Last Day of Spring Semester: May 31, 2024
Graduation for Class of 2024: May 31, 2024

*If space is available in current classes.
^For current Capo Valley Cougars