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

2017-2018 AVID Recruitment Timeline at Lakeside Middle School
February 14 - applications distributed to all 6th grade students at SVES and VVES; applications distributed to 7th grade students at LMS
March 1 - last day to submit AVID applications
March 13-16  - AVID interviews held at LMS
March 20 - AVID makeup interviews held at SVES, VVES, LMS
March 24 - end of Quarter 3 grading period
April 10-13 - final review of all applicants information
April 19 - letters to all applicants placed in the mail

The AVID program at Lakeside Middle School is at capacity for the 2017-2018 school year. Anyone who wishes to have their student to join the program will have to notify the AVID counselor at Lakeside Middle School and have their child's name placed on a waiting list.