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AVID Site Team


The AVID Site Team meets every other week to discuss the implementation of schoolwide AVID.  Their responsibilities are:
  • to lead the implementation of schoolwide AVID, including the philosophies and strategies
  • to support teachers, students, and parents in their understanding and practice of AVID philosophies and strategies
  • to help create and strengthen the college-going culture here at Farb
  • to help with professional development at Farb
  • to support the AVID elective teachers
The AVID Team includes:
Donna Rankin         8th Grade AVID Elective/AVID Coordinator, SSC, ELD Support Teacher
John Bale               7th Grade English
Amy Thomas          7th Grade Social Studies, 7th Grade AVID, Homework Center
Josh Weeden          7th/8th AVID, ASB, Math Pilot
Sara Feiteira           6th Math and Science, Robotics, SSC, Math Pilot
Alicia Colby            7th Grade History/English and 6th Grade AVID
Lexi Schad              Counselor
Courtney Rizzo        Principal
This year the AVID Site Team received the AVID Teacher Advocacy Award, one of five awarded in the state of California, for their work in supporting the AVID system schoolwide.