The idea is to help students problem solve questions they have about their school work.
BEAVERTON, Ore. — A program in the Beaverton School District is helping kids get to college and this year in particular, there’s a big need for volunteers.
Jacob Hernandez, a student involved with the AVID program, said it has been beneficial for him.
“I know that’s [college] where I’m headed to. That’s where I want to go,” said Hernandez, a junior at Aloha High School.
“[I] want to go to college [to] have a good stable job and want the experience,” he said. “And all my family members, they want me to go because they couldn’t and I have cousins that want to, but they can’t because work and stuff. They just can’t.”
So he decided to do AVID, a middle school and high school program in the Beaverton School District.
“So AVID is a