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Table 4 Grade distribution by track

From: On the efficiency of school tracking: a perspective from outcomes in dual VET in Switzerland

  High track Low track
Mean Std dev. N Mean Std. dev. N
GPAa 0.125 1.04 4212 −0.516 0.723 1511
Std math scorea 0.167 1.03 4214 −0.360 0.823 1490
2003 PISA score in math\(^{\mathrm{b}}\) 0.011 0.72 1005 −0.130 0.954 289
  1. Data source: Geneva Schooling Database
  2. Pisa scores have been normalized on our sample
  3. Grades have been normalized on the 2 cohorts sample to have zero mean and a standard deviation of 1
  4. Students tracked at a later stage are excluded from the table
  5. aTwo cohorts, 2003–2004
  6. b All students tested in Geneva by PISA 2003 which corresponds to our GSD 2002 cohort