From the desk of: Mr. Upshaw, Principal, Columbia Middle School
Students and Staff explained to our parents and families what the mission of AVID! To ensure that ALL students, and most especially the least served students who are in the middle:
will succeed in the rigorous curriculum;
will complete a rigorous college preparatory path; will enter mainstream activities of the school; will increase their enrollment in four-year colleges; and will become educated and responsible participants and leaders in a democratic society.