meet our avid seniors
class of 2020!
Downey HIgh School
Visit us on Twitter or Instagram or email any Q's :)
AVID's mission is to close the achievement gap by preparing all students for college readiness & success in a global economy.
Compton Initiative 10/19/19
Coastal Clean up day 2019- Seal Beach
freeform Halloween Bash - look for us on tv october 6!!
Some great pics from 2018 2019
Need Community Service Hours?
Grab some AVID buddies & head out to a one of these events !
1. attend the showing of Harnessing the Wind- only $2
1/29/20 in the DHS theater
This is a fundraiser for the Walk for water
Pizza & Drinks are included
& get 2 hours community service
2. Keep Downey Beautiful
Jan 18, 2020 from 9:00- 10:00
Join other volunteers in helping clean up the neighborhood. Meet in the Downtown Downey parking structure at 2nd Street and La Reina..
Feb 15, 2020 from 9:00- 10:00
Meet in front of Western Pacific Pulp Paper, 9400 Hall Rd.
3. Walk For Water
Sat March 7, 2020Join us on this mission to join the fight in ENDING the water crisis!
If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.
Give Water, Give Life
4. Downey ONE DAY of Service
Sat, April 11, 9:00 -12:00
Join other volunteers in a day dedicated to community service in Downey.
Kick-off celebration at Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center.
7601 E Imperial Hwy, Downey, CA 90242
5. Relay For Life of Downey
Sat, May 9, 2020- 9:00 am -12:00 midnight
This is the signature event for the American Cancer Society.
This year it will be held at Warren High School
Please visit www.relayforlife.org/downeyca
and view this short video on what Relay for life is & How your donations save lives!
also.....view the short video below on what Relay For Life is & How your donations save lives!
For any other information regarding attending, creating a team or making a donation, please contact Marvin Manzanares at email@example.com.
These teachers were "caught" doing avid!! :)
this means that our avid students recognized that they were using AVID strategies in regular classes! These smart teachers know AVID strategies work in all classes!!
Check out our AVID Teacher Scholars & where they went to school!