Middle School

This program prepares 6th to 8th graders for a successful transition from middle to high school. Specialists implement counseling, skills development, career association, and experiential learning to improve academic performance, student behavior, attendance, confidence, participation, and self-esteem. Middle school participants improve leadership and practical team member skills.

High School

Equips 9th to 12th graders to complete high school successfully. Students are recruited in the 8th grade to attend JAG instructional classes during the 9th, 10th, 11th, and/or 12th grades and receive support services for one year following graduation.                    


Serves youth (ages 16-24) who have left the traditional school system and want to complete their high school diploma or GED. JAG OOS provides counseling, employability and technical skills development, professional association, job development, and job placement services, resulting in a quality job leading to a career after graduation and/or enrollment in a postsecondary education and training program.

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Be empowered

Acquire valuable knowledge through project-based learning, classroom instruction, and real-world experience with thousands of nationwide employers. Develop the communication, life survival, organization, and decision-making abilities you need to succeed in work and life.

Serve as an officer for your local Career Association and develop your leadership skills. Advocate for youth nationwide as you participate in national events that boost your confidence, grow your capabilities, and light the way for others on their JAG journey.

Through your JAG program, you can become college—and career ready with life-changing experiences. Attain quality employment and begin your life’s journey!

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