Local kids explain college prep program to superintendents

16th September, 2015 by

By Randy Wyrick

AVON — There’s nothing as inspiring as a high school kid who can stand and deliver.Today, three kids from Advancement Via Individual Determination, a local college prep program, will explain it to a statewide confab of 150 or so school superintendents at The Westin Riverfront Resort in Avon.AVID is now preparing 400 optimistic students in the Vail Valley for college. The program started two years ago with a few dozen sophomores from Eagle Valley High School and Battle Mountain High School. Now it serves kids in grades seven through 12.“This is the first year we have graduating seniors, so it’s …

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