track system

or track·ing sys·tem

[ trak-sis-tuhm or trak-ing sis-tuhm ]
/ ˈtræk ˌsɪs təm or ˈtræk ɪŋ ˌsɪs təm /

noun Education.

a system whereby students are separated into different groups or classes according to test scores or relative scholastic ability, as to assure that gifted students are not inhibited by slower learners.

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Also called tracking, ability grouping.

Origin of track system

First recorded in 1955–60
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