Glossary of Terms

Glossary of Terms


Below is a glossary of terms for some of the abbreviations which you may come across on this website:

ASD

Autism Spectrum Disorder

BME

Black and Minority Ethnic

BSF

Building Schools for the Future

D&B

Design and Build

DfE

Department for Education

EAL

English as an Additional Language

EIA

Equality Impact Assessment

FAM

Funding Allocation Model

ICT

Information and Communication Technology

LEP

Local Education Partnership

OBC

Outline Business Case

NCC

Nottingham City Council

NOR

Number on Roll

PAN

Published Admissions Numbers

PfS

Partnerships for Schools

SEBD

Social, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties

SEN

Special Educational Needs

SPA

Strategic Partnering Agreement

VFM

Value for Money