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Central Data Catalog
East African Quality in Early Learning (EAQEL) 2009-2011
2009 - 2011
Human Development (HD)
African Population and Health Research Center
June 02, 2017
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Data file: Schools_Characteristics
It a section on the schools' characteristics tool. This file contains data on buldings in the school
Head teacher uniq ID
Is school a treatment one?
Is school located in kensip clusters?
Location of school: Kenya=Cluster; Uganda=Sub-country
District of study
Country of study
Is the school a model school?
gender of the head teacher
Date of interview
Typical means of transport to school
How long it takes to get to school in minutes
Task which the HT spends MOST of time in?
Task which the HT spends LEAST of time in?
What do you think is the most important problem in making SCHOOL good?
Other (specified) most important problem in making SCHOOL good?
Important problem facing in dealing with grade 1-3 learners
Other specified: Important problem facing in dealing with grade 1-3 learners
How many of the learner families do you know?
Is teacher absenteeism a problem?
main reason why teachers are absent?
Number of female grades 1 to 3 teachers absent today
Number of male grades 1 to 3 teachers absent today
Most important problem faced dealing with teachers
Other important problem faced dealing with teachers
Teachers in school complete grades 1 to 3 caricullum
Do you as the headteacher do lesson observation for grades 1 to 3?
How many times a Maths academic/subject advisor visit school-last 18mths
How many times a English academic/subject advisor visit school-last 18mths
how often do you deal with learner discipline problem
how often learners hurt other learners
how often teachers hurt learners
how often outsiders hurt learners
Activity that takes HT teacher most often out of school
Most responsible for improving teaching in your school
Other most responsible for improving teaching in your school
Percentage learners benefing from feeding program
the highest level of instruction in the school
Gets financial assistance from central government
Gets financial assistance from city council
Gets financial assistance from other sources
Which education curriculum does the school follow?
Does school keep records on textbooks?
Does school keep records on enrollment?
Does school keep records on examination results?
Does school keep records on equipment inventory?
Are there texbooks provided by the school for pupils?
Are pupils allowed to carry text books home?
Why pupils not allowed to carry txt bks home?
Circumstances when pupils are allowed to carry text books at home
Are there regular assignments that require pupils to use txtbks
Why no text books assignments
Are the lango/swahili books adequate
Are the math books adequate
Are the english books adequate
Are there grade 1 text books
How many grade 1 english text books
How many grade 1 swahili/lango text books
How many grade 1 math text books
How many grade 1 science text books
Are there grade 2 text books
How many grade 2 english text books
How many grade 2 swahili/lango text books
How many grade 2 math text books
How many grade 2 science text books
Are there grade 3 text books
How many grade 3 english text books
How many grade 3 swahili/lango text books
How many grade 3 math text books
How many grade 3 science text books
How much of the information given on textbooks is based on school records?
How much of th text books are approved by Ministry of education list?
Is there a school library for pupil's use in the school?
Hours in a school day used for learning activities by grades 1 to 3
Do grades 1 to 3 have a shift system
Is toilet used exclusively by the pupils?
How far in meters is the toilet from the tuition blocks?
Number of toilets in the school
Are ther separate toilets for boys and girls?
Number of toilets for boys
Number of toilets for girls
Main soure of drinking water used by the school
Is the driking water enough
Does the school have electricity?
In the last 12 months, how many times has the inspector of schools visted the sc
Which month did inspector visit the school?
Which year did the inspector visit the school?
Does school have a feeding program?
Who runs the lunch program?
Name of the most expensive meal on the feeding program menu
How much do parents pay per pupil per month?
Parental/guardian contribution to the feeding program
Does the feeding program cover all pupils?
Number of streams in grade 1
Number of boys enrolled in grade 1
Number of girls enrolled in grade 1
Number of boys present in grade 1 on interview day
Number of girls present in grade 1 on interview day
Number of streams in grade 2
Number of boys enrolled in grade 2
Number of girls enrolled in grade 2
Number of boys present in grade 2 on interview day
Number of girls present in grade 2 on interview day
Total number of pupils enrolled in gr1
Total number of pupils present in gr1
Total number of pupils enrolled in gr2
Total number of pupils present in gr2
Criteria for group pupils into streams
Criteria for group pupils into streams-Other specified
How much of the information is based on school records?
Are there pupils who would like to enroll but are turned away?
Number of children not enrolled
Level with highest turn-aways
Which grade had the highest turn aways(enrollment)?
Does school have a KCPE examination center?
Name of the examination center for standard 8 pupils
ID of the examination center for standard 8 pupils
Amount of TUITION FEE payed in std1
Amount of CONSTRUCTION FUND payed in std1
Amount of EXTRA CLASSES payed in std1
Amount of EXAM FEES payed in std1
Amount of SCHOOL MEALS payed in std1
Amount of OTHER ITEMSpayed in std1
Amount of TUITION FEE payed in std2
Amount of CONSTRUCTION FUND payed in std2
Amount of EXTRA CLASSES payed in std2
Amount of EXAM FEES payed in std2
Amount of SCHOOL MEALS payed in std2
Amount of OTHER ITEMSpayed in std2
Amount of TUITION FEE payed in std3
Amount of CONSTRUCTION FUND payed in std3
Amount of EXTRA CLASSES payed in std3
Amount of EXAM FEES payed in std3
Amount of SCHOOL MEALS payed in std3
Amount of OTHER ITEMSpayed in std3
Does the school have a parents and teachers association?
School management committee
Number of time SMC has met in the last 12 months
Number of times SMC discussed academic progress of grades 1 to 3
Do parents contirbute to PTA?
Do parents contribute per child or per family/parent?
How much on average do parents contribute to PTA refer to ftpta?
Are pupils required to wear school uniform?
What happens when pupils do not wear full uniform?
Pupils required to contribute to the supply of CHALK for use by teachers?
Pupils required to contribute to the supply of EXERCISE BOOKS for use by teacher
Pupils required to contribute to the supply of TEXT BOOKS for use by teachers?
Pupils required to contribute to the supply of PENS for use by teachers?
Pupils required to contribute to the supply of PENCIL for use by teachers?
Pupils required to contribute to the supply of ERASERS for use by teachers?
Do parents devop local materials for use by pupils in grades 1 to 3
Main source of teacher salaries?
Does it happen that teacher salaries are late?
In the last 12 mnths how many teachers have JOINED this school?
In the last 12 mnths how many teachers have LEFT this school?
Is there a public path though the sch used by public?
Did school receive building materials that benefitted grades 1 to 3
Did school receive financail support that benefitted grades 1 to 3
Did school receive computers that benefitted grades 1 to 3
Did school receive learn & teach mat that benefitted grades 1 to 3
Did school receive other materials that benefitted grades 1 to 3