The main objective of the study was to examine the impact of domestic violence on
student's academic performance. This has been associated with problems in student's
cognitive processes and poor academic functioning, emotional effects exposure to
depression and negative self concept which interferes with school adaptation, academic
achievement and disciplinary problems.
Literature was reviewed based on the various forms of themes; in all aspects it alluded
to violence as a practice that emanates as a result of discrimination and unequal
powers among men and women in spheres of use.
The study employed a descriptive study design with a triangulation of both quantitative
and qualitative methods of data collection and analysis. The qualitative methods
involved, in-depth interviews with key informants, observation, documentation, and
focused group discussions.
Data analysis involved was content analysis from literature reviewed, manual analysis of
primary data using excel and Microsoft word. The major finding was that children
especially girls are potential victims of domestic violence on their academic performance
and this is exhibited in the forms of early drop out of schools, early marriages, and
Inconclusive remarks, in the study in Koibatek district it was clear from the onset that
certain conditions are important in curbing domestic violence for example, Initiative
policies to act against domestic violence, assisting victims of past and present domestic
violence and incorporating all stakeholders in sensitizing people about the impact of
The recommendations in terms of measures to combat DVSAP included the need for
domestic violence legislation, strengthening community networks, transformation of
social-cultural norms getting men involved in activities for combating violence, all this is
aimed at improving the status of children within the society and enable them participate meaningfully.
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