Robbinsdale Area Schools

Congratulations to Cooper High School’s AVID students!

Congratulations to Cooper High School’s AVID students who ranked in the top 20 for the 2022 Educational Forum Student Spotlight Competition. With 165 total submissions entered, 16 of the top 20 winners are from Cooper. 

View our student winners below:

  • Adil Hassan
  • Anita Vongkaysone
  • Attoria McDonald
  • Billiah Otero
  • Emakay Dyson
  • Gian Ventura
  • Jestis Davis
  • Kiana deWeever
  • Rhoda Omar
  • Saed Omare
  • Samuel Quintero-Castillo
  • Shaelyn Owens
  • Somah Kamara
  • Tsion Gashaw Kebede
  • Victoria Modupeoluwa
  • Yaiel Jones

The awards ceremony takes place Monday, Feb. 28, 2022, at US Bank Stadium. 

AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) is a college readiness program designed to help students develop skills they need to be successful in college. The AVID program currently serves students in grades 7-12 at Plymouth, Robbinsdale, and Sandburg middle schools and Armstrong and Cooper high schools.

The program is designed to increase overall academic performance and participation in activities at school. AVID helps students become better educated, responsible citizens and leaders in society.