Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID)
Students interested in AVID can apply for this program in the fall. AVID is the number one college prep program in the nation.
- Our freshemn are in boot camp, learning to take Cornell notes and how to be successful in high school.
- For our older AVID students, we host field trips year-round to colleges and college fairs across the state.
- We have a guest speaker from Metro University to come talk to students about applications, scholarships and FAFSA.
- We team up with the WPS Future Center to provide students and families with FAFSA help during the year.
Resources & Scholarships
- AVID Partners in Learning Contract (PDF)
- Scholarship List by the Future Center: westminsterpublicschools.org/FutureCenter
- General Scholarship Search: bigfuture.collegeboard.org
- Asian Pacific Scholarship Fund: apiasf.org/scholarship_apiasf.html
- Gates Millenium Scholarship gmsp.org/publicweb/Scholarships.aspx
- Boettcher Scholarship Foundation: boettcherfoundation.org/colorado-scholarships