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AVID Elementary

Mission StatementWhat is AVID Elementary?AVID Student


AVID Elementary Incorporates:
  • Student Success Skills – encompassing communication skills (e.g. listening, speaking, writing), self-advocacy skills, note-taking strategies, critical thinking, and study skills. 
  • Organizational Skills – both mental and physical; students learn to use organizational tools, as well as learn and practice skills around time management and goal-setting. 
  • WICOR Lessons – emphasize instruction on writing to learn, inquiry, collaboration, organization, and reading to learn in all content areas. 
  • Partnerships – among students, classrooms, grade levels, schools, feeder patterns, families, and communities.
Brooktree AVID Team:
  • Jamie Anido (4th Grade Teacher)
  • Jennifer Wang (AVID Coordinator/ 4th Grade Teacher)
  • Taran Escobar-Ausman (5th Grade Teacher)
  • Amy Hu (5th Grade Teacher)
  • Mya Duong (Principal)
  • Cindy Panelli (AVID District Director)
At Brooktree Elementary School, all students in grades 4-5 receive AVID instructional strategies.