Judson ISD

Helpful Acronyms and Terms

ADA:AmericanswithDisabilitiesAct

LS: Life Skills Program

ADA:AverageDailyAttendance

LRE: Least Restrictive Environment

ADD:AttentionDeficitDisorder

MHA: Mental Health Assistant

ADHD:AttentionDeficitDisorderwithHyperactivity

ODD: Oppositional Defiant Disorder

APE:AdaptivePhysicalEducation

OJT: On-the-Job Training

ARD:Admission,Review,andDismissal

PEIMS:PublicEducationInformationManagementSystem

AT:Assistive/AdaptiveTechnology

PDD: Pervasive Developmental Disorder

BAC: Behavior Academic Curriculum

PPCD:PreschoolProgramforChildrenwithDisabilities

BIP: Behavior Intervention Plan

RDSPD: Regional Day School Program for the Deaf

CA: Chronological Age

REED:ReviewofExistingEvaluationData

CBA: Campus Based Assessment

RtI:ResponsetoIntervention

CIA: Comprehensive Individual Assessment

SAD: State Administrative Decision

CIC: Clean Intermittent Catheterization

SBOE:StateBoardofEducation

CP:CerebralPalsy

SEA: State Educational Agency/Authority

CPI: Crisis Prevention Intervention

SEMS: State Education Management System

CVAE: Cooperative Vocational Academic Education

SERS: Special Education Resource System

DARS:TexasDepartmentofassistiveandRehabilitativeServices

SHARS:SchoolHealthandRelatedServices

DPH:DueProcessHearing

SSA:SocialSecurityAdministration

ECI:EarlyChildhoodIntervention

SSI:SupplementalSecurityIncome

ESC:EducationServiceCenter

STAAR:StateofTexasAssessmentsofAcademicReadiness

ESL: English as a Second Language

STAARAlternative:

ESY:ExtendedSchoolYear

TAC:TexasAdministrativeCode

FAPE:FreeandAppropriatePublicEducation

TCB:TexasCommissionfortheBlind

FVE: Functional Vision Evaluation

TDD: Telecommunication Device for the Deaf

HCFA: Health Care Financing Administration

TDHS:TexasDepartmentofHumanServices

HCPA:HandicappedChildren'sProtectionAct

TDMHMR:TexasDepartmentofStateHealthServices

HHS:U.S.DepartmentofHealthandHumanServices

TEA:TexasEducationAgency

HLS: Home Language Survey

TEACCH:TreatmentandEducationofAutisticandRelatedCommunicationHandicapped
Children

IDEA:IndividualswithDisabilitiesEducationAct

TEC:TexasEducationCode

IEE:IndependentEducationalEvaluation

TJJD:TexasJuvenileJusticeDepartment

IEP:IndividualizedEducationProgram

TLC: Total Learning Curriculum

IFSP: Individual(ized) Family Services Plan

TWC:TexasWorkforceCommission

IQ: Intelligence Quotient

VAC: Vocational Adjustment Coordinator

ITP: Individual Transition Plan

VEH: Vocational Education for the Handicapped

LEA: Local Education Agency

504:Section504oftheRehabilitationActof1973discriminationonthebasisofdisability(not aneducationalprogram).

LEP: Limited English Proficient

LPAC: Language Proficiency Assessment Committee

ELIGIBILITY CATEGORIES

AI: Auditorially Impaired

NC: Non-Categorical

AU: Autism

OHI: Other Health Impaired

DB: Deaf-Blind

OI: Orthopedically Impaired

ED: Emotionally Disturbed

SI: Speech Impaired

ID: Intellectually Disabled

TBI:TraumaticBrainInjury

LD:LearningDisability

VI:VisuallyImpaired

MD: Multiple Disabilities

 

RELATED SERVICES

AT: Art Therapy

O & M: Orientation and Mobility

ATD: Assistive Technology Device

PT: Physical Therapy

MT: Music Therapy

TR: Transportation

OT: Occupational Therapy