News and Events

Articles

Gov. Kelly receives 5 of 5 Award from Jobs for America’s Graduates

Governor Laura Kelly was presented the 5 of 5 Award on Tuesday by the national president of Jobs for Americas Graduates in recognition of Kansas meeting or exceeding national performance measures in five categories, including graduation rate and positive student outcomes.
Read More

News Release: With the Support of Gov. Laura Kelly, JAG-K Receives Prestigious Award for Exceeding National Performance Standards

JAG national president Ken Smith presented Kelly with the 5 of 5 Award in a virtual ceremony on November 10, thanking her for her ongoing support of the JAG-K program.
Read More

Tech opportunities come to life for Kiowa County students

This was a good opportunity for JAG-K students because their class is focused on identifying their particular interests and allows students to start building an idea of what they want to do for a job or career after graduation.
Read More

Local creator to host event focusing on healing powers of music

Hazim has been working closely with JAG-K and recently presented during one of its leadership conferences. He said he hopes kids who are a part of JAG-K come to the event.
Read More

Student Spotlight: Autumn

Somebody’s got to step up and be a leader!
Read More

Student Spotlight: Keegan

"I believe that JAG-K has helped me to not give up on myself when times get hard."
Read More

Oct 28 2020

Student Spotlight: Autumn

Newton High School sophomore Autumn has gone nowhere but up since joining the school JAG-K 9/10 program in August of 2019.  Last year, Autumn used her intelligence and tenacity to work her way out of her special education classes and off of her IEP! While she appreciates the support from ...
Read More

Oct 19 2020

Student Spotlight: Keegan

High school senior Keegan walked into the JAG-K room this year 70 pounds lighter and solid muscle. His walk was confident. His smile was proud. Keegan's grades were a steady mix of C's and D's prior to joining JAG-K. Today he works hard and maintains A's and B's. For most ...
Read More

Oct 14 2020

JAG-K students attend Leadership Development Conference

Great Bend Tribune, Oct. 13, 2020 Read the original article Great Bend High School’s Jobs for America’s Graduates - Kansas students recently joined nearly 300 students from across the state “virtually” in the JAG-K Kansas Leadership Development Conference. Local JAG-K teachers Jennifer Hopkins and Jose Arias were joined by students ...
Read More

JAG-K

JAG-K is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization that partners with students facing various barriers to success, helping them graduate high school and then on to a successful career path.

FACEBOOK

ARCHIVES