Influence Of School Location On Pupils' Academic Perforl\'Iance In Nairobi Central Business District, Starehe Division, Nairobi Kenya

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ABSTRACT

The researcher's main aim was to find out the effects of school location on pupils' academic

performance in Nairobi Central Business District of Starehe Division, Nairobi North District.

In the learning process, many factors affect the pupils' academic performance. These factors may

be due to home environment, school environment or even the learner's attitude.

The objective of this study was to tind out the relationship that exists between the learners'

academic performance and the location of the school.

A descriptive survey method was adopted, whereby four schools were used. Questionnaires were

developed for the respondents. The instrument covered areas like home factors, parents' role,

school location, academic performance and its enhancement.

The researcher found that the location of the school greatly affect the academic performance of

pupils learning within the Nairobi Central Business District. Factors such as noise, lack of

enough space, transport and exposure have a negative effect on the learners' performance.

Location of the school very much influences the academic performance of the pupils. Many

factors caused by the location of the school lead to poor academic performance of the pupils. If

this has to be corrected, effective mechanisms have to be put in place.

The study recommended that much ought to be done by all stakeholders to check on the negative effects brought about by the school being located within the NCBD.

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APA

KAMARU, A (2021). Influence Of School Location On Pupils' Academic Perforl\'Iance In Nairobi Central Business District, Starehe Division, Nairobi Kenya. Afribary. Retrieved from https://afribary.com/works/influence-of-school-location-on-pupils-academic-perforl-iance-in-nairobi-central-business-district-starehe-division-nairobi-kenya

MLA 8th

KAMARU, ALICE "Influence Of School Location On Pupils' Academic Perforl\'Iance In Nairobi Central Business District, Starehe Division, Nairobi Kenya" Afribary. Afribary, 11 Jun. 2021, https://afribary.com/works/influence-of-school-location-on-pupils-academic-perforl-iance-in-nairobi-central-business-district-starehe-division-nairobi-kenya. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

MLA7

KAMARU, ALICE . "Influence Of School Location On Pupils' Academic Perforl\'Iance In Nairobi Central Business District, Starehe Division, Nairobi Kenya". Afribary, Afribary, 11 Jun. 2021. Web. 24 Jul. 2021. < https://afribary.com/works/influence-of-school-location-on-pupils-academic-perforl-iance-in-nairobi-central-business-district-starehe-division-nairobi-kenya >.

Chicago

KAMARU, ALICE . "Influence Of School Location On Pupils' Academic Perforl\'Iance In Nairobi Central Business District, Starehe Division, Nairobi Kenya" Afribary (2021). Accessed July 24, 2021. https://afribary.com/works/influence-of-school-location-on-pupils-academic-perforl-iance-in-nairobi-central-business-district-starehe-division-nairobi-kenya