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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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Student Spotlight: Autumn

Somebody’s got to step up and be a leader!
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Student Spotlight: Keegan

"I believe that JAG-K has helped me to not give up on myself when times get hard."
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Aug 16 2017


KANSAS (August 16, 2017) - Jobs for America’s Graduates-Kansas (JAG-K) announced that 30 of 43 eligible JAG-K programs earned the Jobs for America’s Graduates “5 of 5 Award” for 2016. The 5 of 5 Award is bestowed upon those JAG programs that meet or exceed the performance measures in five ...
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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.