AVID’s mission is to close the achievement gap by preparing all students for college readiness and success in a global society.
Books & Brownies Book Club
The goal of these programs is social connections and increased literacy.
Credit Recovery Program
This is a program designed to get students back on track for graduation with the credits they need.
Dungeons and Dragons
Dungeons and Dragons is a role-playing game focused on making choices in a fictional world where anything can happen. Players can use magic and weapons while defeating monsters and traversing dungeons, castles, and other amazing landscapes. Their choices in this world truly make a difference as they go on adventures and interact with fictional characters.
Early Childhood Screening
Minnesota law requires all children to be screened prior to school enrollment. Age three is the recommended age for this health and developmental screening. 3 Reasons to Screen at age 3: Early screening can help set your child up for success in school Any health or learning concerns can be found earlier—and help provided sooner. Because screening is FREE, it’s easy and it’s good for your child!
Faribault Community School Afterschool Clubs
Afterschool Clubs are designed based upon what students say they want to do after school. Participants practice skills like reading, math and science through fun, hands-on activities in a club setting. Enrichment activities and field trips are some of the highlights. Daily homework help and a community school dinner are provided.
Faribault Community School: Faribault Middle School
The Faribault Community School at the Middle School includes classes and activities for youth, adults and families. Monday - Thursday, after school clubs are offered to middle school students from 2:45-4:30pm. Clubs include sports, art, digital art, cooking, NASA space challenge, science experiments, River Bend outdoor explorers.
Faribault Community School: Jefferson Elementary
The Faribault Community School at Jefferson includes classes and activities for youth, adults and families. A meal is served each day at 4:30 p.m. followed by program offerings like youth clubs, classes for adults, art projects, homework help, health services, early childhood programs and parent education on Mondays and Wednesdays.
Faribault Youth On Boards
Youth on Boards places high school students on city, community, and non-profit Boards and Commissions in an effort to increase youth voice at decision-making tables.
Gay Straight Alliance
GSA club is a student-run club that brings together LGBTQI+ and straight students to support each other, provide a safe place to socialize, and create a platform to fight for racial, gender, LGBTQ, and economic justice.