Excelling in school is at this point very vital in a student’s life. Some students take excelling in school very competitively and therefore do everything possible to excel. This is where they become more superior to others in academics.
All schools in Uganda always access their students’ performance at the end of each academic term. Through examinations, one’s excellence in class is rated from the first position to the last. This however, encourages them to work hard in order to excel academically.
It takes more than one’s hard work to excel in school. For instance, there are a number of factors that can easily affect one’s academic excellence. That is to say; One’s living and reading environment.
Students who come from academically serious families tend to follow suit. That is to say, the environment and behavior of one’s living also affects their performance. Also the reading environments matter in a way that, a quiet place encourages concentration.
Working with others.
Group work always encourages motivation among the students. Also the sharing of ideas emphasizes accuracy in whatever one is studying about. It is always easier to understand something if it is done as a group.
The friends that one has also determines their excellence in school. For instance, if the group is focused on studies, chances of excellence are high.
Attitude towards school.
Attitude towards school also matters, positive attitudes always generate positive academic results towards life and school academically. Some students think they are in school because their parents want them to be. Such students tend to focus less on their academics.
Students who consult teachers and friends also tend to excel. This is because they endeavour to ask where they did not understand thus clarity.
All students are different, they learn and understand at different paces and levels. Therefore the best way to ensure excellence in school is by encouraging each and every student to study hard.