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JAG-K donation gives 100 laptops to some of Kansas’ most vulnerable students

A donation of 100 Chromebooks to Jobs for America’s Graduates-Kansas will help provide some stability for students in foster care.
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JAG-K Receives Donation to Help Students in Foster Care

Transition Services received a donation of 100 Chromebooks that will help students in foster care with their schoolwork.
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35 JAG-K Programs Earn Top National Honor

For the sixth consecutive year, the Jobs for America’s Graduates national organization announced that the Kansas affiliate earned the organization’s 5 of 5 Award.
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Topeka High JAG class plants seed for the future

Topeka Capital-Journal, July 23, 2020 See original article For Carlos Kelly and Topeka High’s Jobs for America’s Graduates-Kansas students, the last couple of months have been all about planting a seed. Since mid-May, Kelly and fellow JAG-K career specialist Teresa Leslie-Canty have been working with a group of Topeka High JAG student volunteers to build…
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JAG-K Students Succeed Regardless of Race, Ethnicity

Grad Rate and Employment Success are Higher for JAG Students of Color
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Jul 15 2020

JAG-K Students Succeed Regardless of Race, Ethnicity

Students of color who participate in the evidence-based Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG) program are bucking national trends in graduation rate, achievement gap, and employment. More than half of the 76,000 students served by JAG identify as African American, Hispanic, Native American, Asian, Pacific Islander, or mixed ethnicity. Data shows ...
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Jun 4 2020

Kingman High School Student Receives JAG Scholarship

Aubrey Thimesch, a 2020 graduate of Kingman High School, was announced Monday as a recipient of the 2020 T-Mobile Kenneth M. Smith Scholarship presented to 50 participants in the Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG) program nationwide. Thimesch, who plans to attend Illinois State University in the fall, was informed by ...
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