Apr 11 2017
He's an AVID learner! | Meet Student of the Week, Edwin Meza-Duarte
Sophomore Edwin Meza-Duarte has contributed over 300 community service hours through AVID club!
Betty Fairfax HS, Phoenix Union HS District- Edwin says he joined AVID club to help prepare for college. Through his experiences with AVID, he's learned how to apply for professional programs, give a formal presentation and get involved in the community. He is proud of serving over 300 hours of community service, and says, "These hours are really beneficial when applying to colleges." Edwin often helps clean up the surrounding area by pulling weeds, raking and picking up trash. He also signed up to mentor 3-6th graders in STEM projects.
We are so proud of you, Edwin! Giving back is important to many scholarship committees, employers and admissions officers! We know that your involvement in AVID will propel you academically and prepare you life after high school. Bravo to you and your club members for all that you do to be college ready!