Application

  • We are accepting applications from current 8th graders!

    To Apply:

    • First, complete and submit the application (see below for more information)
    • When selecting classes for next year, select AVID 1 (if you are an incoming freshman) or AVID 2 (if you are an incoming sophomore).  **Please note you will not be officially placed in the class until you have applied and been interviewed.**
    • We will schedule an interview with your student in March and April.
    • We will be officially inviting students to the program in May.

    To turn in your application:

    • Please complete the online application.
    • Please make sure to email us the additional documents requested from the application. 
    • Submit all documents by ASAP

    With your application we will need:

    1. The completed online application 
    2. A copy of your most recent attendance record
    3. A copy of your middle school transcript
    4. A copy of your current or most previous 504/IEP (this is not required if you do not have one)

    Teacher's Letter of Recommendation

    • Please ask one teacher to serve as a potential reference if we need a letter of recommendation.  It is recommended you select a core subject teacher (English, History, Math, Science, or World Language). You will provide their email and we will reach out to them if necessary.

    The Interview 

    • The interviews will be held in person.
    • We will reach out to schedule an interview with you.  
      • Local junior high interviews will take place at the junior high, you will be notified when this is taking place.
      • We will reach out if we need to schedule an interview on Troy's campus.
    • They will be held by a member of the AVID Troy Team.
    • Normally the interview will be around 10 minutes.
    • We will use the interview to get to know your students, and discuss their classes for next year.
    • This is not intended to be stressful, it is a tool to help us get to know our students, and try to find the best placement of classes to start their year.

    The Application:

  • CLICK HERE to see how to participate in Troy Tech and AVID, or Troy Tech, AVID, and Sports

     

    Here is a video Introduction to the AVID Program