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JA By the Numbers

 

47 - Community leaders make up the Junior Achievement board 

7 - Professional Staff

1 - Regional Advisory Committees

K-12 - grade levels for which JA has programs available

24,893 -  students participants during the 2015-16 school year

1919 - year JA began Nationally and 1953 the year it began locally

172 - schools in Northeastern New York run  JA programs

3 - Regions comprise JA of Northeastern New York - Capital, Adirondack & Mid-Hudson

1,176 - classes that had JA programs last year

500+ - businesses, foundations and individuals and service clubs invest in JA each year

$28.00 - is the average cost to educate one student in Junior Achievement

3,000+ - individuals volunteer time to Junior Achievement each year

DID YOU KNOW?
Junior Achievement programs can be found in 172 schools and more than 1,150 classrooms in 12 Northeastern New York counties