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Title: The influence of pupil absenteeism on academic performance in selected primary schools in Kitswamba sub county and Hima town council of Kasese District
Authors: Muhindo, Joshua
Keywords: Academic performance
Kasese District
Uganda
Issue Date: 2012
Publisher: Kampala International University
Abstract: The study set out to establish the influence of pupil absenteeism on academic performance of pupils in selected primary schools in Kitswamba sub-county and Hima town council It was guided by the following research questions:  What are the causes of pupil absenteeism?  Is there a relationship between pupil absenteeism and level of academic performance in primary schools?  What mechanisms are being employed to address the challenge of absenteeism? The study targeted a population of 5477 pupils, 100 teachers and 8 head teachers plus parents. 320 pupils 40 teacher 8 head teachers and 20 parents were sampled. Qualitative methods of investigation were employed in collecting data.
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URI: http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12306/255
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