Factors Affecting Academic Performance of Selected Grade 12 General Academic Strand Students in Bestlink College of the Philippines
Keywords:students, problem, study
The K-12 program was implemented in the Philippines because it has many advantages and benefits for all senior high school students. This research was conducted to determine the problem and factors affecting the academic performances of selectedGrade 12 General Academic Strand students. Many things will be used as a way of looking at the content of this research to identify and assess what the respondents may have encountered in senior high school students. This study used quantitative descriptive research as the research design to elaborate on the recommendations to be taken by the factors affecting academic performances. Purposive sampling was utilized to choose 50 General Academic Strand students to assess the problem in terms of family, teacher, and friends. The results of this study showed that in terms of family, male respondents had an overall weighted mean of 3.8, and female respondents had an overall weighted mean of 3.5, both of which were interpreted as strongly agree. In terms of teachers, male respondents had an overall weighted mean of approximately 3.6, and female respondents had an overall weighted mean of approximately 3.8, both of which were interpreted as strongly agree. In terms of a broken family, male respondents had an overall weighted mean of 3.8, and female respondents had an overall weighted mean of 3.5, both of which were interpreted as strongly agree. Based on the findings of the study and the conclusion drawn, the student shall not conserve hope from parents to find a way to consistently go to school. Students should also avoid students that may be bad influences on academics. Most students should consider that we have high expectations as students, which is good. However, they should not let their high expectations limit what they can accomplish. If you have a problem, and you are not sure how you can resolve it all, then ask. Do not give up. Students should be taught studying skills to help them cultivate good and effective studying skills. Parents should improve the level of control and care of their children and show more interest and concern in academic work. Parents and teachers should maintain a warm and good relationship with their children and students irrespective of gender differences.