Video: AVID graduating class largest in 10 years

More than 150 graduating high school seniors were recognized May 28 during the Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) program celebration. The AVID program helps students who are in the academic middle prepare for success in colleges and universities by encouraging them to enroll in rigorous course work during their school career. Nearly 100 percent of students in the AVID program enroll in a post secondary education option after high school. With the generous support of Travelers, the program is now offered in most SPPS middle schools and all high schools.