Acronyms

ADP

Academy Development Plan

AfL

Assessment for Learning

CAF

Common Assessment Framework

CP

Child Protection

CPD

Continued Professional Development

CPR

Child Protection Register

DBS

Disclosure and Barring Service

DfE

Department for Education

DPA

Data Protection Act

AAB 

Academy Advisory Body

EAL

English as an Additional Language

EHCP

Education, Health and Care Plan

EWO

Education Welfare Officer

EY

Early Years

EYFS

Early Years Foundation Stage

FSM

Free School Meals

FT

Full Time

FTE

Fixed-term Exclusion

H&S

Health and Safety

HMCI

Her Majesty's Chief Inspector

HMI

Her Majesty's Inspectorate

HR

Human Resources

IAP

Individual Action Plan

IBP

Individual Behaviour Plan

ICT

Information and Communications Technology

IEP

Individual Education Plan

IT

Information Technology

KS1

Key Stage 1

KS2

Key Stage 2

KS3

Key Stage 3

LA

Local Authority

LAC

LSA

Looked After Children

Learning Support Assistant

NC

National Curriculum

NOR

Number (of pupils) on Roll

NQT

Newly Qualified Teacher

NUT

National Union of Teachers

OFSTED 

Office for Standards in Education

PAN

Pupil Admission Number

PE

Physical Education

PGCE

Post Graduate Certificate of Education

PM

Performance Management

PP

Pupil Premium

PPA

Planning, Preparation and Assessment

PT

Part Time

QTA

Qualified Teacher Status

Raise Online

Reporting and Analysis for Improvement through School Self-Evaluation

RE

Religious Education

SDT

School Direct Trainee

SEF

Self Evaluation Form

SEN

Special Educational Needs

SENCO

Special Needs Co-ordinator

SFVS

Schools Financial Value Standard

SLA

Service Level Agreement

SLT

Senior Leadership Team

SLT

Speech and Language Therapist

TA

Teaching Assistant

T&L

Teaching and Learning

UPN

Unique Pupil Number

VA

Voluntary Aided

VC

Voluntary Controlled

VI

Visually Impaired

WC

Week Commencing