Welcome, visitors to our A.V.I.D. program! Sandalwood High School Jacksonville, Florida Duval County AVID Introductions Victoria Schultz Principal Crystal Parker Amanda Hager Laura Harrington AVID Elective Teachers Nancy Cohan Assistant Principal & AVID Coordinator Katie Heller AVID District Director AVID Site Team Members Billy Leighty & Taylor Dillard Paid Tutors AVID Students Agenda • • • • • • • Introduction Systems Leadership Instruction Culture Classroom observations Debrief Let’s “Brag” about our students! • • • • • • • • • • • • Every year, 100% of our AVID seniors graduate LY seniors qualified for $2.4 million in scholarships LY all seniors were admitted to college LY Luis Tejeda won the Dell Scholarship TY Mitchell Pendleton admitted into the Naval Academy and awarded the $180,000 ROTC Scholarship TY 90% of Seniors have applied to Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program TY Zachary Crook applied to Hillsong Bible College in Australia – waiting to here back TY Senior community service hours totaling at 15,000 (and growing!) TY 85% of all Juniors and Seniors have taken at least one dual enrollment course 2006 “C” school - 2015 “A” school Last 3 years 95%-97% have a college ready score TY as a total program, AVID students will Accumulate over 45,000 hours of community service Our Principal has been AVIDized! School mission and vision Implementation of AVID at Sandalwood High School Summer Institute Reaching New Heights through ALL Sandalwood Students! Tuesday “AVID Club” 2pm-4pm College Focus Thursday Study Hall 2pm-4pm Tutorial Focus Faculty/Staff AVID Men Club Our Backbone, the AVID Site Team Monthly meetings Trainings on site and regionally AVID Summer Institute Field trip and event planning Soon to come: branching out to 3 teachers per subject area to be represented on our site team WICOR-izing the Faculty 100% trained faculty in WICOR strategies Summer Institute Regional PATH trainings PLC groups W I COR - i z ing our faculty provides students with the opportunity to experience RIGOR by thinking critically through collaborative, inquiry-based discussions, documented through note-taking and reflection. Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Grade Analysis Grade Analysis College Prep lessons via the Weeks at a Glance (WAG) College Prep lessons via the Weeks at a Glance (WAG) Binder & Planner Check College Prep lessons via the Weeks at a Glance (WAG) College Prep lessons via the Weeks at a Glance (WAG) Tutorials Tutorials Tutorials Tutorials Fun Friday! CORNELL NOTES TOPIC/OBJECTIVE: NAME: CLASS/PERIOD: DATE: ESSENTIAL QUESTION QUESTIONS: SUMMARY: NOTES: Soon to come: Tutorials beyond the AVID elective Field Trips/Guest Speakers Field Trips offered to various students through out Sandalwood • • Florida State University/FAMU trip University of South Florida/University of Central Florida trip Summer Institute students and teacher speakers Community and Guest Speakers • • • Jimmy Johns Sub Co. resume/interview/job application presentation Community Leaders Local University admission representatives Building Partnerships Big Brothers Big Sisters UNF Brookview Elementary Kernan Trails Comcast Feeder Schools American Legion Target Costco f Publix Samarco Scholarship Fund Mochi Chick-fil-a CiCi’s Pizza Jimmy Johns Sub Co. Those that SWOOP together, stay together! We are Osprey, what do Osprey Do? SWOOP! Family Engagement • Facebook/Twitter/Instagram • Remind101 text service • AVID Parent Nights • AVID + Guidance Parent Nights • Monthly Off-Site-Family-Nights • Booster Club • Fun Friday Speakers Serving Our Community • Student teaching Students • Big Brothers Big Sisters • Salvation Army Angel Tree 300+ • Barnes and Noble Book Drive • Other Community Drives… Recruitment • • • • Feeder school visits Annual Sandalwood Showcase District School Expo AVID Summer Bridge Debrief Student Panel See You Soon!