- Advanced Placement (AP)
- English/ Language Arts
- Physical Education
- Social Science/ History
- World Language
- Academies & Pathways
Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) is a college preparatory elective which provides academic, social, and curriculum support for eligibility and admission to a four-year university. The three-main component of the program are: academic instruction, tutorial support, and motivational activities.
The Visual and Performing Arts Department (VAPA) at CVHS consists of courses of study in Music (Band, Music Exploration, Piano, Guitar and Chorus), Drama, Fine Art and Ceramics. The teachers are all seasoned professionals with years of study and work in their respective fields. The courses that are offered start with the basics of creating music and art and move through advanced and AP classes. The teaching staff includes Wayne Abravanel (Department Chair), Shaun Carlin, Armando Escobedo, Daniel Granillo, Allen Heck and Douglas Keith. All classes offered are A-G approved.
Wayne Abravanel M. Ed. VAPA Department Chair. Coachella Valley High School