Principal Erik Jespersen speaks to McNary AVID faculty and staff following their validation as an AVID national demonstration school on Thursday, April 21, in the McNary library. (Joshua Manes/Keizertimes)
The McNary High School AVID program staff had reason to celebrate on Thursday, April 21, when they were officially named an AVID national demonstration school.
“The recognition is like a public acknowledgement that . . .