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Local AVID students sweep writing contest

Original post made on Apr 1, 2009

Students from Mountain View and Los Altos high schools brought home three regional awards last week from a writing conference for underserved and first generation college-bound students.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, March 31, 2009, 8:37 PM

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Posted by Alicia Crank
a resident of Castro City
on Apr 1, 2009 at 9:01 am

Go AVID!


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Posted by Sheri Morrison
a resident of Monta Loma
on Apr 1, 2009 at 3:24 pm

Congratulations to our students! AVID is a wonderful program and here's an example of the possible results.


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Posted by Monica Haupt
a resident of Monta Loma
on Apr 4, 2009 at 7:52 pm

Hearing this is fantastic. I'm a long time English teacher and love to make students love to write!


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