Factors Affecting Academic Performance

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Factors Affecting Students Academic Performance
By Pat & Tyler
Thesis
nSmoking, Alcohol, time spent sleeping and stress all have a great effect students’ academic performance. Our Survey
nGrade & Gender?
nHow many hours a week do you engage in physical activity?
nHow many cigarettes do you smoke in a week?
nHow many alcoholic beverages do you consume in a week?
nHow many hours of sleep do you get per night?
nHow do feel when you wake up on a school day?
nHow often do you feel stressed?
nWhat is your overall average?
nDo you enjoy school?
Grade & Gender
How many hours a week do you engage in physical activity?
How many cigarettes do you smoke in a week?
How many alcoholic beverages do you consume in a week?
How many hours of sleep do you get per night?
How often do you feel stressed?
Do you enjoy school?
Statistics Canada
nThe following data is taken from The National Longitudinal Survey of Children and Youth: transition into adolescence (NLSCY) Male & Female Achievement
Importance of Doing Well in School
Importance of Doing Well in School
nAfter observing this data, it is very clear that those who consider school to be very important do much better than those who do not consider school to be important. nThis was not surprising because of the common sense involved. nWe found it interesting that a very small fraction of the students surveyed didn't consider school to be important. nIt has been proven many times, by Stats Canada on this particular occasion, those who feel it important to do well in school, end up with the best academic performance. nThey are more likely to consider school a large part of their life and something that should be taken seriously. Get Along with Other Kids

Feeling Left Out?
Bullying
How Far Students Will Go?
How Far Students Will Go?
nThe results of this graph were easily predictable.
nThe majority of students who do well and very well in school hope to complete a University degree. nAnd...
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