ADA – Average Daily Attendance

ADM – Average Daily Membership

AFR – Annual Financial Report

APR – Annual Program Report

ARL – Alternative Route to Licensor

AT – Assistive Technology

ATE – Applied Technology Education

AYP – Annual Yearly Progress

BTS – Beverly Taylor Sorenson Arts Learning Program

CACTUS –  Comprehensive Administration of Disabilities Education Act

CAFR – Comprehensive Annual Financial Report

CAT – Computer Adaptive Test

CCGP – Comprehensive Counseling and Guidance

CDC – Common Data Committee

CFDA – Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance

CNP – Child Nutrition Program

CRT – Criterion Referenced Test

CS – Charter School

CSLR – Charter School Local Replacement for Education Statistics

CTE – Career and Technical Education

CY – Calendar Year

DWA – Direct Writing Assessment

DIBLES – Dynamic Indicators of Basic Early Learning Skills

EAC – Executive Appropriations Committee

EF – Education Fund

EFR– Education Fund Restricted General Counsel

EHS – Electronic High School

ELL – English Language Learner

ESEA – Elementary and Secondary Education Act

ESL – English as a Second Language

ESSA – Every Student Succeeds Act

EYP – Extended-Year Program

FE – Fall Enrollment

FML – Federal Mineral Lease

FMLA – Family Medical Leave Act

FRPL – Free and Reduced Price Lunch

FTE – Full Time Equivalent

FY – Fiscal Year

GAAP– Generally Accepted Accounting Principles

GASB – Governmental Accounting Standards Board

GED – General Educational Development

GF – General Fund

GFR – General Fund Restricted

GOPB – Governor’s Office of Planning and Budget

HIS – Highly Impacted Schools

HQT – Highly Qualified Teacher

ICP – Indirect Cost Pool

IDEA Individuals with Credentials for Teachers in Utah Schools

IEP – Individual Education Program

ISEE – Informal Science Education Enhancement

JLC – Joint Legislative Committee

JMS – Jean Massieu Charter School

LAG – Legislative Auditor General

LEA – Local Education Agency

LFA – Legislative Fiscal Analyst

MSP – Minimum School Program

NAEP – National Assessment of Educational Progress

NCES – National Center for Education Statistics

NCLB – No Child Left Behind

NESS – Necessarily Existent Small Schools

NSLP – National School Lunch Program

NWEA – Northwest Education Association Skills

O & M – Operations and Maintenance

OEK – Optional Extended-day Kindergarten

OLRGC – Office of Legislative Research and

PEJEP – Public Education Job Enhancement

PIP – Parent Infant Program

POPS – Professional Outreach Programs in the Schools

PPE – Per Pupil Expenditures

PTR – Pupil Teacher Ratio

SEOP – Student Education Occupation Plan

STEM – Science Technology Engineering and Math

STR – Student Teacher Ratio

SY – School Year

TSSA– Teacher Student Sucess Act

TY – Tax Year

UAA – Utah Alternative Assessment

UALPA – Utah Academic Language Proficiency Assessment

UAPCS – Utah Association of Public Charter Schools

UASBO – Utah Association of School Business Officials

UBSCT – Utah Basic Skills Competency Test

UCAT – Utah College of Applied Technology

UCN – Utah Charter Network

UEA – Utah Education Association

UEN – Utah Education Network

U-Pass – Utah Performance Assessment System for Students

UPPAC – Utah Professional Practices Advisory Commission Hotel

USBA – Utah School Board Association

USBE – Utah State Board of Education

USDA – Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind

USF – Uniform School Fund Assessment

USFR – Uniform School Fund Restricted

USHE – Utah System of Higher Education

USIMAC – Utah State Instructional Materials Access

USOE –   Utah State Office of Education

USSA – Utah School Superintendents Association

USTAR –  Utah Science Technology and Research

WPU – Weighted Pupil Unit


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Utah School Boards Association
860 East 9085 South
Sandy, UT 84094

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