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    Washington MS Acronyms

    504: is a Federal civil rights law that is designed to eliminate disability discrimination in programs and activities that receive Federal funds
    ADA: Americans with Disabilities Act
    ADHD: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
    AED: Automated electronic Defibrillator
    AGREE: Attacking Gaps Raising Expectation Everywhere
    AL: Advanced Learners
    APP: Accelerated Progress Program
    ASB: Associated Student Body
    AWSP: Association of Washington School Principals
    AYP: Annual Yearly Progress
    BIP: Behavior Improvement Plan
    BLT: Building Leadership Team
    CBA: Classroom Based Assessment
    CBA: Collective Bargaining Agreement
    CBM: Curriculum Based Measurement
    CPS: Child Protective Services
    C-SIP: Continuous School Improvement Plan
    CTE: Career and Technical Education
    EBD: Emotional Behavior Disability
    EGP: Easy Grade Pro
    ELL: English Language Learner
    ESS: Employee Self Serve
    ESY: Extended School Year
    FAPE: Free and Appropriate Public Education
    FBA: Functional Behavioral Assessment
    FERPA: Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act
    HIB: Harassment Intimidation and Bullying
    HSPE: High School Proficiency Exam
    IA: Instructional Assistant
    IC: Instructional Council
    IDEA: Individuals with Disabilities Education Act
    IEP: Individualized Education Plan
    LAP: Learning Assistance Program
    LEA: Local Education Agency
    LER: Local Educational Representative
    LRE: Least Restrictive Environment
    MAP: Measurement of Academic Progress
    MSP: Measurement of School Progress
    NCLB: No Child Left Behind
    NWEA: Northwest Evaluation Association
    OHI: Other Health Impaired
    OSPI: Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction
    OT/PT: Occupational Therapy/Physical Therapy
    PASS: Principals Association of Seattle Schools
    PD: Professional Development
    PG&E: Professional Growth and Evaluation
    PLOEP: Present Level Of Educational Progress
    RCW: Revised Code of Washington
    RTI: Response to Intervention
    SEA: Seattle Education Association
    SIT: School Improvement Team
    SLD: Specific Learning Disability
    SLP: Speech Language Pathologist
    SPED: Special Education
    SPS: Seattle Public Schools
    TBI: Traumatic Brain Injury
    TRI: Time and Responsibility Incentive
    WAC: Washington Administrative Code
    WEA: Washington Education Association
    WMS: Washington Middle School