AVID – Excel
College Readiness for English Learners

AVIDEXCEL

AVID-Excel is currently offered in 3 middle school sites in the School District of Palm Beach County.  Each site has a coordinator who is responsible for recruitment and implementation of AVID.

School Contact Email

John F. Kennedy Middle School

 

Timothy Nance

 

timothy.nance@palmbeachschools.org

 

Palm Springs Middle School

 

Claude McKee

 

claude.mckee@palmbeachschools.org

 

Tradewinds Middle School Carol Mercado carol.mercado@palmbeachschools.org

 

What is AVID- Excel?

AVID Excel is part of AVID’s English Learner College Readiness (ELCR) initiative, whose mission is to ensure that English Language Learners have full access to AVID and college-preparatory courses. The ELCR initiative includes:

  • AVID Excel Program
  • Two-day ELL math and ELL science trainings
  • ELL Write Path book and training
  • Infusion of AVID into ELD/ESL/ESOL courses
Kisa Permenter kisa.harley-permenter@palmbrachschools.org AVID District Director 561-982-0910
         
Becky Youngman Becky.youngman@palmbeachschools.org Manager, Single School Culture © Initiatives 561-982-0945
         
Ana Paula Vieira anapaula.vieira@palmbeachschools.org District ESOL Coordinator 561-434-8842