GCISD hosted a virtual AVID Parent and Family Information Night event on Tuesday, March 9, 2021.

A recording of the information shared can be viewed here. Additionally, you may view the presentation here in English and in Spanish


Learn more about the GCISD AVID Entry Process and hear directly from GCISD AVID students here.

Entry Process

AVID students are selected through a recommendation, application and interview process.

An AVID student...
- is in the academic middle.
- has average to high test scores.
- has college potential with support.
- has desire and determination.

An AVID student may…
- desire academic challenge with support.
- be the first in their family to attend college.
- be learning English as their second language.
- have special circumstances in which support would be beneficial.
- benefit from support at school to become college-ready.

If you believe your student is a good fit for AVID, have your student apply here.