• AVID (The Collegiate Institute)


    AVID operates through a small learning community (TCI) and is a program for students in the academic middle as they prepare to navigate college preparation courses. AVID actively engages students in meta-cognitive processes of analysis and evaluation of learning through effective methodologies of learning strategies called W-I-C-O-R (Writing, Inquiry, Collaboration, Organization, and Reading). The AVID program prepares students to enroll in rigorous honors and AP courses.


  • Catherine Connors

    Catherine Connors
    Avid District Director
    Phone: 973-669-5301 x. 31558


    Dr. Kimberly Mancarella  

    Dr. Kimberly Mancarella
    AVID School Administrator, Assistant Principal
    Curriculum, Operations and Activities
    Phone: 973-669-5301 x. 31513

    The Collegiate Institute: West Orange High School's Solution to Students  'In the Middle' | West Orange, NJ News TAPinto

    Patricia Aldworth
    Avid Coordinator, WOHS
    Phone: 973-669-5301 x. 33519
Last Modified on December 5, 2023