This glossary describes terminology and acronyms used in Salem-Keizer Public Schools.

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ACT American College Testing (a college entrance exam)

AD – Athletic Director

ADA – Americans with Disabilities Act

ADD – Attention Deficit Disorder

ADHD – Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

ADM – Average Daily Membership

ADMW – Average Daily Membership Weighted

AIMS – Activities Integrating Mathematics and Science

AP – Advanced Placement

AP – Assistant Principal

APE – Adaptive Physical Education

ASB – Associated Student Body

ASD – Autism Spectrum Disorder

ASK/ESPAssociation of Salem-Keizer Education Support Professionals

ASPIRE – Oregon’s official mentoring program

AT – Assistive Technology

AV – Audio Visual

AVIDAdvancement Via Individual Determi