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Contact Information

Los Altos High School
201 Almond Avenue
Los Altos, CA 94022
Office: (650) 960-8811
Fax: (650) 948-8672
Attendance: (650) 941-2761


The college-going rate for students completing AVID is more than twice that of national rates for similar groups of students.  In California, 89% of AVID graduates are enrolled in a college or university and 76% are accepted to a four-year university.  

Since 2005, 86% of our AVID graduates have been accepted to and/or completed course requirements for four-year colleges and universities! 

We are proud of our AVID graduates who have gone on to attend:  


UC Berkeley
UC Davis
UC Irvine
UC Los Angeles
UC Merced
UC Riverside
UC San Diego
UC Santa Barbara
UC Santa Cruz

CSU East Bay
Humboldt State University
CSU Los Angeles
CSU Monterey Bay
CSU Northridge
Cal Poly Pomona
Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
CSU Sacramento
San Francisco State University    
San Jose State University
Sonoma State University
CSU Stanislaus
Arizona State University
BUAP, Mexico
California Culinary Academy
City College of San Francisco
De Anza College
Dominican University
Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising
Foothill College
Mission College
National Hispanic University
Pepperdine University
Santa Clara University
Santa Monica College
University of Illinois, Chicago
University of Michigan
University of San Francisco
Western Trinity, Canada
Whitman College


The mission of AVID is to close the achievement gap

by preparing all students for college readiness and

success in a global society.