Application Process

What is the Application Process for AVID?

  • For the 2016-17 school year, all students will learn about AVID and the AVID application process throughout the week before Spring break (March 21-24).
  • Applications are due to a student's literacy teacher by Monday, April 4, 2016.
  • Students will be interviewed by members of the Ramsey Site Team in Mid-April.
  • Students will be notified of their acceptance into AVID by April 25 (target date). Students who are not accepted into the program are encouraged to apply again next year for AVID at Ramsey, or at their Minneapolis high school!
  • Current 8th graders will hear about the AVID program at different Minneapolis high schools by the end of April (including the application process). Information and applications will be explained to students via the AVID elective classes at Ramsey.
  • Contract signing ceremony for 2016-17 AVID students in May (exact date to be determined)
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