PUSD Acronyms

Poway Unified School District (PUSD) Acronyms

Listed below are acronyms commonly used in the Poway Unified School District

School Name Acronyms

ES - Elementary School
MS - Middle School
HS - High School
ABES - Adobe Bluffs Elementary School
AHS - Abraxas High School
BHMS - Bernardo High School
BMMS - Black Mountain Middle School
CHES - Chaparral Elementary School
CSES - Creekside Elementary School
CVES - Canyon View Elementary School
DC39 - Design Campus 39
DCES - Deer Canyon Elementary School
DNHS - Del Norte High School
DSES - Del Sur Elementary School
GRES - Garden Road Elementary School
HRES - Highland Ranch Elementary School
LPES - Los Penasquitors Elementary School
MBMS - Meadowbrook Middle School
MCES - Morning Creek Elementary School
MCHS - Mt Carmel High School
MIES - Midland Elementary School
MRES - Monterey Ridge Elementary School
MVMS - Mesa Verde Middle School
POES - Pomerado Elementary School
PRES - Painted Rock Elementary School
PVES - Park Village Elementary School
OVMS - Oak Valley Middle School
PAS - Poway Adult School
PHS - Poway High School
PVC - Poway Virtual Courses
RBHS - Rancho Bernardo High School
RHES - Rolling Hills Elementary School
SCES - Shoal Creek Elementary School
SDES - Sundance Elementary School
SHES - Sunset Hills Elementary School
TBES - Tierra Bonita Elementary School
TBKES - Turtleback Elementary School
TPMS - Twin Peaks Middle School
VES - Valley Elementary School
WGES - Willow Grove Elementary School
WVHS - Westview High School
WWES - Westwood Elementary School


SARC - School Accountability Report Cards
SPSA - Single Plan for Student Achievement 
LCAP - Local Control and Accountability Plan
LEAP - Local Educational Agency Plan
APR Accountability Progress Reporting 
API Accountability Progress Index
AYP Adequate Yearly Progress 
DACA - Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals
CAHSEE - California High School Exit Exam

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