News and Events


Letter: JAG-K Helps Students Succeed Despite Pandemic

Amid the largest surge of dropouts in U.S. history, JAG-K kept students engaged, on track to graduate, and on the path to success.
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Knapp Discusses Graduation on Radio Program

JAG-K President/CEO Chuck Knapp discussed the success of the Kansas program in helping students during the pandemic on the Danielle Norwood Show on May 17.
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Governor Laura Kelly joined other leaders to help Kansas young people reach their full potential

Kansas Governor Laura Kelly joined Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds, Vice Chair of the JAG national board, to discuss the benefits of the JAG program in Kansas
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Success Story: Tionna

Tionna came to the Pittsburg High School JAG as a freshman angry and always ready to start a rebellion.
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News Release: JAG-K Students Compete at Virtual State Career Development Conference, Elect Officers

More than 150 students from JAG-K programs across the state participated in the organization’s annual State Career Development Conference (CDC), held virtually on April 21.
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News Release: JAG-K Partnership with John Deere in Coffeyville Grows

The JAG-K program at Field Kindley Memorial High School in Coffeyville was recently awarded a grant of $36,000 by a local John Deere unit to help fund the program.
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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.