HomePsychology and Education: A Multidisciplinary Journalvol. 2 no. 1 (2022)

The Relationship Between Anxiety and Self-Esteem Among Senior High School Students

Elisha Mae Batiola | Nicole Boleche | Savanah Waverly Falcis | Jhoselle Tus

Discipline: Education



Self-esteem can influence educational success, and educational success can also be influenced by self-esteem. Hence, high self-esteem has been recognized as a key predictor of academic success in students. Thus, this study investigates the relationship between self-esteem and anxiety of senior high school students. Employing descriptive-correlational design with 194 senior high school students enrolled in private schools during the school year 2021-2022. Based on the statistical analysis, there is a correlation between self-esteem and anxiety (r.=.125).