We often use abbreviations to describe programs throughout our school. Here are some of the abbreviations we use and a word about what they mean!
What is stands for
A brief description
Early Invention Program
A program (mandated by the State) to provide extra help for students who are performing below grade level in reading and/or math.
English for Speaking of Other Languages
A class for children who are learning the English language. It focuses on English vocabulary & oral expression.
Individual Education Plan
A document written for special education students to specify the services they are to receive and each child's specific goals.
Individual Instruction Plan
A plan written by classroom teachers to identify strategies that will be used to help students improve their academic performance. Plans are written for students who are repeating a grade level or who did not pass the Reading or Math section of the CRCT.
Student Support Team
A system which helps parents and teachers work together to find ways to help students with their academic or behavior needs.
Student Instructional Extension Program
A state funded tutoring program for students who need extra help. Tutoring classes are held after school on selected days.
After School Enrichment Program
This is a service provided for a fee. Childcare is provided from the end of school until 6:00 p.m. Snack, homework time and a variety of activities are part of this program.
Selected Activities in Gifted Education
This is for students who have qualified for the gifted program. These classes provide challenging activities above and beyond the grade level curriculum.