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News Release: JAG-K Students Visit Statehouse, Meet with Gov. Kelly, Legislators

Ten JAG-K participants from programs across the state met with Gov. Laura Kelly and some of the state’s top lawmakers and learned about how they can prepare to make their mark in the workplace after graduation.
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News Release: JAG-K Middle School Programs Prepare Students for Future

While JAG-K is generally recognized for the work it does in high schools across Kansas, it has realized the benefits of starting these supports as early as middle school.
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Hays High School JAG-K students support the Red Cross lifesaving mission

Recently, the American Red Cross and the Hays High School JAG-K Program hosted the Ellis County Battle of the Badges blood drive.
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News Release: JAG-K Career Specialists Adapt During Year Unlike Any Other

As it has everyone involved in education, the pandemic has challenged JAG-K Career Specialists to adapt, and to be more resourceful than ever before.
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Good Kids: Topeka High senior wins national title expressing love for JAG-K program

“No matter the background, no matter where you come from, no matter anything, JAG is the class that helps you regardless. It helps you with your future,” Chrishayla Adams said.
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Kelly taps Topeka High senior for state juvenile justice group

With Kelly’s appointment, Adams will now serve a four-year term on the Kansas Advisory Group on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, which advocates for and advises lawmakers on the best interests of children in Kansas’ juvenile justice system.
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Jan 14 2021

Good Kids: Topeka High senior wins national title expressing love for JAG-K program

Jan. 12, 2021 WIBW-TV - Read the original article and watch the video here TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - A national champion gets a turn in the 13 NEWS Good Kids’ spotlight! Chrishayla Adams, a senior at Topeka High School, recently won the national public speaking competition sponsored by Jobs for ...
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Dec 20 2020

Kelly taps Topeka High senior for state juvenile justice group

Topeka Capital-Journal, Dec. 18, 2020 - Read the original story Topeka High senior Chrishayla Adams said she practically screamed when she heard how much Gov. Laura Kelly wanted her to serve on a statewide board. Kelly — impressed with Adams’ track record of excellence as statewide student president of the ...
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Dec 18 2020

News Release: JAG-K Student Leader Appointed to Juvenile Justice Advisory Group by Gov. Kelly

Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly recently appointed Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG-K) statewide student president Chrishayla Adams to the Kansas Advisory Group for Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention. A senior at Topeka High School, Adams has served as the statewide student leader of the evidence-based program that helps students prepare for ...
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