• AVID Proven Achievement. Lifelong Advantage. Figure of a person throwing a graduation cap in the air. Program Overview

    The AVID program at Old Mill is dedicated to helping students gain access to and achieve success in college. We prepare students for college by focusing on writing, inquiry, collaboration, organization and reading. Students in AVID take the most rigorous college prepatory classes while receiving support from their AVID class. AVID is a full year elective that students can take all 4 years of high school. AVID is open for IB and CAT North students as well.


    • 95%of AVID seniors who graduated in 2017 were accepted into at least one 4-year college!
    • AVID seniors earned over $6 million in scholarships last year!
    • Old Mill AVID is the largest AVID program in Anne Arundel County.
    • All graduating AVID students have completed at least one AP course.
    • All AVID 10th grade students complete the MYP Personal Project.




  • Old Mill High School
    600 Patriot Lane
    Millersville, MD 21108

    (410) 969-9010

    Emily Gordon
    AVID Site Coordinator

    Kjeld Lauritzen
    AVID Elective Teacher

    Alyssa Parsons
    AVID Elective Teacher