DIRECTORATE OF STUDIES

  

ACADEMIC DEPARTMENT

Directorate of studies department is charged with coordination, planning supervision and administration of teaching and learning activities in the school. The department is headed by the chairman academics (senior teacher). There are two directors of studies:

  1.          i.            Director of studies (curriculum)
  2.        ii.            Director of studies (routine)

It also has an internal quality assurance officer who is charged with quality matters in the curriculum implementation.

The key personell in the department are listed below:

  1. Mr. Ingutia Kennedy -senior teacher- chairperson
  2. Mr. Machengo Josephat – director of studies (curriculum)
  3. Mr.Keverenge  P. K-  director of studies (routine)
  4. Ms . Dorcillah Were – Quality assurance
  5. Mr. Ojango Luke –Exams office

The department has effectively managed the teaching and learning activities. Due to the achievement  in the academic performance, the school enrolment has been on upward trend. The record enrolment was in 2017 form one selection when we enrolled 180 students. The 2016 KCSE results for the school and subsequent years are shown below:

 

 

MEAN GRADE DISTRIBUTION

A

A-

B+

B

B-

C+

C

C-

D+

D

D-

E

X

Y

MEAN

0

0

2

8

8

12

11

19

25

29

6

0

0

0

5

 

 

ST. STEPHEN’S SHIATSALA SECONDARY SCHOOL

KCSE COMPARATIVE PERFORMANCE(2003-2016)

YR/MG

A

A-

B+

B

B-

C+

C

C-

D+

D

D-

E

X

P

MEAN

DEV.

ENT

2003

0

0

0

2

1

3

6

7

9

5

1

0

0

0

5.02

 

34

2004

0

0

2

4

5

5

8

8

12

11

0

0

0

0

5.454

0.434

55

2005

0

3

6

4

1

10

11

13

9

20

3

1

0

0

5.444

-0.01

81

2006

0

0

3

3

2

15

8

10

7

4

1

0

0

0

6

0.556

53

2007

0

0

3

6

9

6

11

11

15

19

2

0

0

0

5.365

-0.635

82

2008

0

1

6

5

8

11

14

23

12

2

1

0

1

0

6.167

0.8037

84

2009

0

1

5

5

10

14

19

17

13

9

1

0

0

0

5.998

-0.169

94

2010

0

2

3

8

4

13

24

23

12

13

1

0

1

0

5.778

-0.2222

104

2011

0

6

7

13

12

13

18

27

23

6

0

0

0

0

6.344

0.566

125

2012

0

0

9

8

10

11

17

21

25

18

4

0

0

2

5.5935

-0.75

125

2013

0

3

5

3

8

16

16

38

30

26

1

0

1

0

5.252

-0.342

147

2014

0

0

1

9

13

16

20

18

5

0

0

0

0

0

6.5487

1.2967

82

2015

0

0

0

4

10

9

20

22

17

6

1

0

0

0

5.584

-0.965

89

2016

0

0

2

8

8

12

11

19

25

29

6

0

0

0

5

0.584

120 

TOTAL

0

16

52

82

101

154

203

257

214

168

22

1

3

2

 

 

 

 

TOP 2016 KCSE STUDENTS

1. BULINGA VINCENT W.     69 PTS. B+

2. TETE RICHARD M.               69 PTS. B+

3. INDOSIO ANNAH                60 PTS. B

4. SHESWA LADYSLAUCE       60 PTS. B

 

 

 


 

 

 

The school performance target for 2017 in various subjects is as outlined below:

SUBJECT

TARGET

ENGLISH

6.50C+

KISWAHILI

8.50B

MATHEMATICS

6.50C+

BIOLOGY

6.00C

PHYSICS

7.50B-

CHEMISTRY

6.00C

HISTORY

7.00C+

GEOGRAPHY

8.00B-

C.R.E

7.50B-

AGRICULTURE

7.00C+

BUSINESS STUDIES

7.00C+

CLASS TARGET MEAN SCORE

7.00 C+

To achieve these set standards, the department has identified the following strategies:

  1.                                   i.           

MR. INGUTIA KENNEDY – Senior Teacher.

Team teaching

  1.                                 ii.            Early syllabus coverage
  2.                                iii.            Benchmarking and collaboration with other schools
  3.                               iv.            Set objectives and targets for sub-departments that feed the directorate of studies.
  4.                                 v.            Quality test item development. This is achieved by checking each others test items and coordination of marking scheme before exam administration.
  5.                               vi.            Staff development through capacity building e.g.  KNEC examiner training and SMASSE Workshops for teachers of mathematics and science, among other engagements.

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