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AVID TedTalks: Class of 2019 💡

AVID TedTalks: Class of 2019 💡

Taliyah Daniels, Event Coverage Coordinator

March 19, 2019


Filed under Student Life

Every year the AVID senior class are assigned the TEDTalk assignment. A TEDTalk is a Technology, Entertainment and Design conference where many different topics are discussed. Mrs. Jyll Jacoby-Burns is AVID's Co-Site Team Coordinator, AVID Elective Teacher, and AVID Honors English Teacher, who assigns...

Are you College Ready? 🎓 : College Applications

Taliyah Daniels, staff writer

February 7, 2019


Filed under Columns, Student Life

The process of college applications can be long and stressful. The entire senior year has been for me. phew! But since I am going through these ‘hardships’ I am a perfect gateway to help others which is why I would like to share a few key points of advice that helped me through this process. These ...

AVID Induction Ceremony

AVID Induction Ceremony

Taliyah Daniels, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018


Filed under Galleries and Video, Student Life

On November 1st, AVID held their induction ceremony for the entering freshman AVID students. Students signed their AVID contracts, enjoyed the words a guest speaker, mingled with their classmates, and enjoyed refreshments. ...

Are you College Ready? KWL Chart

Are you College Ready? KWL Chart

Taliyah Daniels, Staff Writer

October 9, 2018


Filed under Columns

Hello everyone! My name is Taliyah Daniels. I am here to get you ‘college ready’. I am an active student in the AVID program, which is Advancement via Individual Determination. AVID helps get students ready for college and gives students all the right tools to attend college. AVID also guides stud...

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