The purpose of this study was to investigate the causes of poor academic
performance in Secondary schools in Watamu location, Malindi District,
Kenya The specific objectives of the study were to determine if discipline
affects the students' academic performance, to determine if a teacher's
quality affects the students' academic performance; and to determine if
school facilities affect the students' academic performance in Secondary
schools. The methods used for data collection was questionnaires and
interview guides to students, teachers and head teachers of the schools
involved in the study. In chapter four, the findings were presented and
interpreted in relation to the study objectives and research questions.
While linking to the existing literature, results included demographic
characteristics, frequency and percentages. Based on the findings it was
observed that teacher qualities, discipline of students; and school facilities
have a direct impact on the students' academic performance. In chapter
five, development of solutions to the problem, summary of the findings
and conclusions were attempted. The findings suggested
recommendations that the Government should provide more teaching
learning facilities in schools to make the learning environment more
attractive to students and teachers among other recommendations.
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