• AVID Graduation with Distinction

  • AVID students who exemplify their own Advancement Via Individual Determination will be eligible to graduate with distinction and wear a medal at commencement ceremonies. Earning a medal is a privilege awarded to those students who have shown great commitment to their academic career. Fort Bend ISD AVID seniors receive this honor by:
    • Earning a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale
    • Successfully completing three or more years of high school AVID elective courses including the junior and senior years
    • Participating in at least one extracurricular activity (sports, clubs, organizations) each year of AVID
    • Completing 75 community service hours during high school or 25 hours of community service during the senior year
    • Taking at least one SAT or ACT Exam
    • Successfully completing (C or above) at least 2 AP classes as well as taking the corresponding AP exams
    • Having applied and been accepted into at least one 4 year university of college
    • Completing and accurately submitting the AVID Senior Data to AVID Center