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House system

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  1. a traditional feature of British schools, and schools in ex-British colonies, similar to the collegiate system of a university

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 23, 2008
  2. Historically it was associated with established public schools (the British definition of "public schools", rather than the American), where a 'house' refers to a boarding house or dormitory of a boarding school

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  3. In the case of a day school, however, the word 'house' refers only to a grouping of pupils, rather than to a particular building

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  4. has been common in the state sector for many years

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  5. It is attracting increasing attention in public and parochial secondary schools in the United States

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