• eye's pupil
  • Adjustments of the size of the eye's pupil occur automatically in response to changes in the intensity or energy of light ( 1 ). (pnas.org)
  • In simple words, the eye's pupil should not be prepared to respond to any other visual property than the sheer amount of physical light energy entering the eye at a particular moment. (pnas.org)
  • Since the eye's pupil varies in diameter with viewing conditions, the ideal exit pupil diameter depends on the application. (wikipedia.org)
  • The emergent light at the eyepiece then fills the eye's pupil, meaning no loss of brightness at night due to using such binoculars (assuming perfect transmission). (wikipedia.org)
  • In daylight, when the eye's pupil is only 4 mm in diameter, over half the light will be blocked by the iris and will not reach the retina. (wikipedia.org)
  • cornea
  • Like the iris, the pupil lies posterior to the cornea and the anterior chamber of the eye and is anterior to the lens. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The pupil itself, which lens designers would call the aperture , is in a slightly different location because the image is magnified by the cornea . (wikipedia.org)
  • attainment
  • The pupil premium is a grant given by the government to schools in England to decrease the attainment gap for the most disadvantaged children, whether by income or by family upheaval. (wikipedia.org)
  • They claim that, since 2011, for free school meals-eligible pupils, whose number has grown significantly, the attainment gap has widened, whereas it has narrowed for those in local authority care. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 1 November 2016, South Ayrshire Council Leadership Panel approved to pilot a Shared Headship arrangement between Ayr Academy and Kyle Academy due to a number of factors which had resulted in pupil attainment in national qualifications in National 5 and Higher Qualifications being significantly lower than national comparators. (wikipedia.org)
  • stimulation
  • Dilation of the pupil is most often observed after treatment with mydriatic drugs (such as atropine, scopolamine, or homatropine), but may also be caused by paralysis of cranial nerve III, intracranial masses or trauma, sympathetic nervous system stimulation, and other pupillary stimuli. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • 2016
  • In November 2016, following a decision made at a leadership panel of South Ayrshire Council, it was decided by councillors and South Ayrshire Council's Director of Education, Douglas Hutchinson, that for the first time since its establishment, Ayr Academy would not have a sole Head Teacher leading the schools staff, pupils and curriculum. (wikipedia.org)
  • bright
  • The exit pupil can be visualized by focusing the instrument on a bright, nondescript field, and holding a white card up to the eyepiece. (wikipedia.org)
  • By moving the card closer to or further away from the eyepiece, the disc of light will be minimized when the card is at the exit pupil, and the bright disc then shows the diameter of the pupil. (wikipedia.org)
  • schools
  • Schools receive an extra premium of £1,900 for pupils: in local authority care adopted from care (and the parent self-declares) were in care in the last year, which ceased by virtue of a special guardianship order (and the guardian self-declares), residence order or Child Arrangement Order. (wikipedia.org)
  • Schools in receipt of the pupil premium grant are required to account for its use and report this on their websites, and with specific reference to how it is used to help disadvantaged pupils, as part of the OFSTED inspection framework. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Department for Education published an evaluation of the introduction of the pupil premium by the University of Manchester and Newcastle University in 2013 which reviewed how schools were identifying and targeting disadvantaged pupils for support. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the 2014/2015 academic year, the number of scholarships was increased from 6 to 10 pupils according to managing director, Chrisland Schools, Mrs. Ronke Adeyemi. (wikipedia.org)
  • It opened as an AET school with 2005 pupils, making it one of the largest schools in England at that time. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some schools are not giving pupils the building blocks needed to pursue a career in medicine. (belfasttelegraph.co.uk)
  • The BMA said its analysis has found that fewer schools in deprived areas offer the three subjects separately, and at those that do, lower numbers of pupils study the qualification. (belfasttelegraph.co.uk)
  • In contrast, it found that in Rutland, a more affluent area, all schools offer the separate subjects and more than a third of pupils (36.2%) have taken them up. (belfasttelegraph.co.uk)
  • Charlie Bell, the BMA's Medical Students Committee co-chair, said: "The chance of becoming a doctor should not be limited because of the failure of some schools to offer the qualifications that pupils need to apply for medical school - and the failure of universities to alter grade requirements accordingly. (belfasttelegraph.co.uk)
  • Pupils from near-by schools were all moved into Elmgrove. (wikipedia.org)
  • In economical terms, Ayr Academy is one of the schools within South Ayrshire with high levels of economic deprivation and disadvantage, with more pupils attending Ayr Academy from deprived backgrounds than most within South Ayrshire. (wikipedia.org)
  • school
  • For each pupil who is eligible for free school meals, their school receives £1,320 (if a primary school) or £935 (if a secondary school). (wikipedia.org)
  • It increased to £600 per pupil in 2012-13 and eligibility was extended to pupils who have been eligible for free school meals at any point in the last six years (known as the 'Ever 6' Free School Meals measure). (wikipedia.org)
  • Ofsted will recommend that a school should conduct an independent pupil premium review if, as a result of a section 5 inspection, it has identified specific issues regarding the provision for disadvantaged pupils. (wikipedia.org)
  • Secondary school pupil-teacher ratio is the number of pupils enrolled in secondary school divided by the number of secondary school teachers (regardless of their teaching assignment). (tradingeconomics.com)
  • Due to the very large number of pupils, the site of nearby former Sandham Middle School was incorporated into the site and called "North School. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first RDE was Jonathan de Sausmarez, who in 2012 was responsible for appointing the first Principal, and responsible for "securing rapid school improvement and the best possible progress for all pupils. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2008 Peter Robinson visited the school and several P7 pupils got to ask him questions about his childhood and career. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since 2009, the school has taken part in an Eco programme to make the school more eco-friendly.The School has Recently won the Green Flag Award In 2010, P2 pupils from the school starred in a T.V series that aired on CBeebies called Sesame Tree, Northern Ireland's version of Sesame Street. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pupils from all areas of Troon attended the school despite their backgrounds. (wikipedia.org)
  • South Ayrshire Council acknowledge and agree on this point, however, highlighted that when South Ayrshire (then Strathclyde Regional Council) had taken over Marr College in 1975, the increase in pupil role was addressed by implementing hut classrooms and extending parts of the school to meet the needs of the local community. (wikipedia.org)
  • Academy
  • In 2007, the closure of Mainholm Academy resulted in the addition of approximately 100 pupils attending Ayr Academy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pupils who attend Ayr Academy reside in areas that are north of Ayr, including neighbourhoods such as Whitletts and Dalmilling as well as former coal mining villages. (wikipedia.org)
  • Comparing this to nearby Kyle Academy where pupils reside in more affluent areas of Ayr such Park Circus and Bellevue Crescent, the examination results for Kyle Academy was the best for the South Ayrshire area in comparison to Ayr Academy performing the worst. (wikipedia.org)
  • The new Ayr Academy build has the capacity for up to 1,000 pupils and will include two unique 'learning plazas' - open spaces that can be used to bring together multiple classes for collaborative learning and discussions. (wikipedia.org)
  • size
  • A set of 7×50 binoculars has an exit pupil just over 7.1 mm, which corresponds to the average pupil size of a youthful dark-adapted human eye in circumstances with no extraneous light. (wikipedia.org)
  • large
  • An astronomical telescope requires a large pupil because it is designed to be used for looking at dim objects at night, while a microscope will require a much smaller pupil since the object will be brightly illuminated. (wikipedia.org)
  • system
  • https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/243919/DFE-RR282.pdf Exley, Stephen (4 February 2015). (wikipedia.org)
  • The corresponding image of the aperture as seen through the back of the lens system is called the exit pupil . (wikipedia.org)
  • One type of response, named the pupillary light reflex, is mediated by the parasympathetic system and protects the retinal receptors by constricting the pupil and reducing excessive light energy. (pnas.org)
  • In optics, the exit pupil is a virtual aperture in an optical system. (wikipedia.org)
  • light
  • Argyll Robertson pupil one that is miotic and responds to accommodation effort, but not to light. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • fixed pupil a pupil that does not react either to light or on convergence, or in accommodation. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • fixed pupil one that does not react either to light or on convergence, or in accommodation. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The pupil is the window of the eye through which light passes to the lens and the retina. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The view that fast pupillary adjustments to light reflect the operation of a separate subcortical neural network would seem supported by the clinical observation that in patients whose visual cortex is completely damaged and who have lost all conscious visual perception, the pupils continue to respond to sudden changes in room illumination ( 4 ). (pnas.org)
  • Based on such a classic view, one could be led to expect that reflexive adjustments of the pupil to light should be impervious to our subjective sense of luminance. (pnas.org)
  • A clear vial of milky fluid can also be used to visualize the light rays, which appear as an hourglass shape converging and diverging as they exit the eyepiece, with the smallest cross-section (the waist of the hourglass shape) representing the exit pupil. (wikipedia.org)
  • The distance of the exit pupil from the sensor plane determines the range of angles of incidence that light will make with the sensor. (wikipedia.org)
  • English
  • Older literature on optics sometimes refers to the exit pupil as the Ramsden disc, named after English instrument-maker Jesse Ramsden. (wikipedia.org)
  • Education
  • Secondary education, pupils in Kyrgyzstan was reported at 643407 in 2015, according to the World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially recognized sources. (tradingeconomics.com)
  • assistant superintendent of elementary education, told parents at a Nov. 1 meeting the move will help overcrowding at Ride Elementary, which is nearing its 700-pupil capacity. (chron.com)
  • Pupils at Our Lady and Saint Patrick's College Knock are among those taking on the Enterprise UK Enterprise Education Challenge. (belfasttelegraph.co.uk)
  • year
  • The 2014 results - when analysed with our more informative and accurate measure - show the gap has narrowed by almost 4 per cent since 2012, the year after the pupil premium was introduced. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was about the History of Belfast and starred the P7 pupils of that year, and Elderly members from near-by nursing homes, Elmgrove Manor and Greenville Court. (wikipedia.org)
  • time
  • That is sufficient to fill a typical daytime eye pupil, making these binoculars better suited to daytime than night-time use. (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • By contrast, 8×32 binoculars, often sold with emphasis on their compactness, have an exit pupil of only 4 mm. (wikipedia.org)