Acronyms

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A

Description

AB

Assembly Bill

ABA

Applied Behavior Analysis

ACE

Appreciating Classified Employees

ACI

Academic and Career Integration

ACIA

Academic and Career Integral Assessments in Career Education

ACSA

Association of California School Administrators

ACT

American College Testing

AD

Athletic Director

ADA

Average Daily Attendance

ADA

Americans with Disabilities Act

ADD

Attention Deficit Disorder

AE

Alternative Education

AES

Avaxat Elementary School

AFDC

Aid to Families with Dependent Children

AHES

Antelope Hills Elementary School

AIAA

Academic Improvement and Achievement Act

AIMS

Assessment Improvement Monitoring System

AMES

Alta Murrieta Elementary School

AP

Advanced Placement

APE

Adaptive Physical Education

API

Academic Performance Index

APR

Accountability Progress Reporting

AR

Administrative Regulation

ARRA

American Recovery and Reinvestment Act

ASAM

Alternative Schools Accountability Model

ASB

Associated Student Body

ASES

After School Education and Safety Program

ASP

After School Learning and Safe Neighborhoods Partnerships Program

AT

Assistive Technology

ATP

Adult Transition Program

ATPP

Academic Tutoring Partnership Program (tutoring grants)

AVID

Advancement Via Individual Determination

AYP

Adequate Yearly Progress

B

Description

BB

Board Bylaw

BCBA

Board Certified Behavioral Analyst

BES

Buchanan Elementary School

BIP

Behavioral Intervention Plan

BOE

Board of Education

BTSA

Beginning Teacher Support and Assessment

BTTP

Bilingual Teacher Training Program

C

Description

C-TAP

Career Technical Assessment Program

CABE

California Association of Bilingual Education

CACFP

Child and Adult Care Food Program

CADA

California Association of Directors of Activities

CAHSEE

California High School Exit Examination

Cal-SAFE

California School-Age Families Education Program

CALPADS

California Longitudinal Pupil Achievement Data System

CalServe

K-12 Service Learning Initiative

CALSTARS

California State Accounting and Reporting System

CALTeach

California Center on Teaching Careers

CALTIDES

California Longitudinal Teacher Integrated Data Education System

CalWORKS

California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids

CAP

Capitation or Funding Limit

CAPP

California Academic Partnership Program

CAS

Comprehensive Assessment System

CASL

California Association of Student Leaders

CAT/6

California Achievement Tests, Sixth Edition

CBEDS

California Basic Educational Data System

CBEST

California Basic Educational Skills Test

CBET

Community-Based English Tutoring

CCES

Cole Canyon Elementary School

CCPT

California Congress of Parents and Teachers

CCR

Coordinated Compliance Review

CCR

California Code of Regulations

CDC

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CDE

California Department of Education

CDS

County/District/School Code

CDS

Community Day Schools

CEL

Central Eligibility Listing

CELDT

California English Language Development Test

CETA

Comprehensive Employment and Training Act

CFR

Code of Federal Regulations

CHS

Creekside High School

CHSPE

California High School Proficiency Examination

CIF

California Interscholastic Federation

CLAD

Crosscultural, Language, and Academic Development

CLAS

California Learning Assessment System

CMA

California Modified Assessment

CMAS

California Multiple Award Schedule

CMR

Contract Monitoring Review

COE

County Office of Education

COLA

Cost of Living Adjustment

CPA

California Partnership Academies

CPR

Categorical Program Monitoring

CPS

Child Protection Services

CRE

Coordinated Review Effort

CSAM

California School Accounting Manual

CSBA

California School Boards Association

CSEA

California School Employees Association

CSR

Class Size Reduction

CST

California Standards Tests

CSU

California State University

CTA

California Teachers Association

CTAP

California Technology Assistance Project

CTC

Commission on Teacher Credentialing

CTE

Career Technical Education

CWA

Child Welfare and Attendance

CYA

California Youth Authority

CYFS

Child Youth and Family Services

D

Description

DAC

District Advisory Committee

DAIT

District Assistance and Intervention Team

DARC

District Accountability Report Card

DARE

Drug Abuse Resistance Education

DATE

Drug, Alcohol, and Tobacco Education

DCP

Digital California Project

DD

Developmentally Delayed

DELAC

District English Language Advisory Committee

DGS

Department of General Services

DHH

Deaf and Hard of Hearing

DHS

Digital High School

DHS

Department of Health Services

DIS

Designated Instructional Services

DMMS

Dorothy McElhinney Middle School

DOE

Department of Education

DOF

Department of Finance

DSS

Department of Social Services

E

Description

E-rate

E-Rate

EAP

Early Assessment Program

EC

Education Code

ECE

Early Childhood Education

ED

Emotional Disturbance

EDY

Educationally Disadvantaged Youth

EETT

Enhancing Education Through Technology

EH

Emotionally Handicapped

EHC

E. Hale Curran Elementary School

EIA

Economic Impact Aid

EL

English Learner

ELA

English-Language Arts

ELAC

English Learner Advisory Council

ELD

English-Language Development

ElIP

Education Improvement Incentive Program

ELP

English-Learner Program

ESL

English as a Second Language

ESLR

Expected Schoolwide Learning Result

ETN

Employment Training Network

ETS

Educational Testing Service

F

Description

FAPE

Free Appropriate Public Education

FBLA

Future Business Leaders Of America

FCMAT

Fiscal Crisis and Management Assistance Team

FERPA

Family Educational Rights And Privacy Act

FOL

Focus On Learning

FTE

Full-Time Equivalent

FY

Fiscal Year

FYS

Foster Youth Services Program

G

Description

GASB

Governmental Accounting Standards Board

GATE

Gifted and Talented Education

GE

Gender Equity

GED

General Educational Development (test)

GPA

Grade Point Average

GRIP

Gang Risk Intervention Program

GSE

Golden State Examination

H

Description

H1N1

Swine Flu

HI

Hearing Impaired

HI

Home Instruction

HIV

Human Immunodeficiency Virus

HRY

High Risk Youth

HSI

High School Initiatives

I

Description

IB

International Baccalaureate

IBI

Intensive Behavior Interventions

IDEA

Individuals with Disabilities Education Act

IEP

Individualized Education Program

IHP

Individualized Health Plan

II/USP

Immediate Intervention/Underperforming Schools Program

IRC

Inland Regional Center

IS

Independent Study

ISAM

Institutional Self Assessment Measure

ITP

Individual Training Plan

ITP

Individualized Transition Plan

IWEN

Individual With Exceptional Needs

K, L

Description

K-12

Kindergarten through 12th grade

LAN

Local Area Network

LCC

Legal Compliance Committee

LD

Learning Disabled

LEA

Local Educational Agency

LEARN

Learning Alternatives Resource Network

LEP

Limited English Proficient

LH

Learning Handicapped

LIP

Local Improvement Plan

LJM

Lisa J. Mails Elementary School

LRE

Least Restrictive Education

M

Description

M & O

Maintenance & Operations

MES

Murrieta Elementary School

MR

Mental Retardation

MIG

Migrant

MOU

Memorandum Of Understanding

MTA

Murrieta Teachers Association

MTYRE

Multi-track Year-Round Education

MMHS

Murrieta Mesa High School

MSJC

Mount San Jacinto College

MVES

Monte Vista Elementary School

MVHS

Murrieta Valley High School

MVUSD

Murrieta Valley Unified School District

N

Description

NBCT

National Board Certified Teacher

NC

Non-Compliant

NCE

Normal Curve Equivalent

NCLB

No Child Left Behind Act Of 2001

NEA

National Education Association

NPA

Non-Public Agency

NPO

Non-Profit Organization

NPR

National Percentile Rank

NPS

Non-Public School

NRT

Norm-Referenced Test

NSBA

National School Boards Association

O

Description

OCR

Office for Civil Rights

OHI

Other Health Impaired

OI

Orthopedic Impairment

OPSC

Office of Public School Construction

OSHA

Office of State Health Administration

P, Q

Description

PAC

Parent Advisory Council

PAR

Peer Assistance and Review  

PAR

Personnel Action Request

PERB

Public Employment Relations Board

PERS

Public Employees Retirement System

PH

Physically Handicapped

PHS

Public Health Service

PI

Program Improvement

PII

Program Improvement Initiative

PLC

Professional Learning Community

PMP

Pregnant Minors Program

PQR

Program Quality Review

PSAA

Public Schools Accountability Act

PSAT

Preliminary Scholastic Achievement Test

PTA

Parent Teacher Association

PTSA

Parent Teacher Student Association

QAP

Quality Assurance Process


R

Description

RCOE

Riverside County Office of Education

RCSBA

Riverside County School Boards Association

RIMS

Riverside, Inyo, Mono, and San Bernardino counties

RDA

Recommended Daily Allowance

RFA

Request For Applications

RFP

Request For Proposals

RLA

, Reading/Language Arts Leadership

ROP

Regional Occupational Program

RRES

Rail Ranch Elementary School

RSI

Related And Supplemental Instruction

RSP

Resource Specialist Program

RST

Regional Service Team

RTE

Research And Teacher Education

RTI

Response to Intervention

S

Description

S-T-W

School To Work

SAB

State Allocation Board

SAC

Student Advisory Council

SAC

School-Age Care

SACS

Standardized Account Code Structure

SANS

Storage Area Networks

SAP

Student Assistance Program

SARB

School Attendance Review Board

SARC

School Accountability Report Card

SAT

Scholastic Achievement Test

SAT-9

Stanford Achievement Test, Ninth Edition (Stanford 9)

SB

Senate Bill

SBCP

School-Based Coordinated Program

SBE

State Board of Education

SDAIE

Specially Designed Academic Instruction In English

SDC

Special Day Class

SDFSC

Safe And Drug Free Schools And Communities

SED

Severely Emotionally Disturbed

SEED

Student Enrichment and Extended Day

SELPA

Special Education Local Plan Area

SEPAC

Special Education Parent Advisory Committee

SIP

School Improvement Program

SLD

Specific Learning Disability

SLI

Speech and Language Impairment

SMS

Shivela Middle School

SNOR

Student National Origin Report

SPSA

School Plan for Student Achievement

STAR

Standardized Testing And Reporting Program

STC

School-To-Career

STDs

Sexually Transmitted Diseases

STRS

State Teachers' Retirement System

SY

School Year

T

Description

TBI

Traumatic Brain Injury

TMS

Thompson Middle School

TOSA

Teacher On Special Assignment

TOV

Tovashal Elementary School

TUPE

Tobacco-Use Prevention Education

U,V,W,X,Y

Description

UC

University of California

UCP

Uniform Complaint Procedure

USD

Unified School District

VAPA

Visual and Performing Arts

VI

Visual Impairment

VMHS

Vista Murrieta High School

WAN

Wide Area Network

WASC

Western Association of Schools and Colleges

WSMS

Warm Springs Middle School

YRE

Year-Round Education

 
Last Modified on December 1, 2009