JA By the Numbers

  • 47 - Community leaders make up the Junior Achievement board
  • 7 - Professional Staff
  • K-12 - grade levels for which JA has programs available
  • 19,226 - students participants during the 2015-16 school year
  • 1919 - year JA began Nationally and 1953 the year it began locally
  • 148 - schools in Northeastern New York run JA programs
  • 3 - Regions comprise JA of Northeastern New York - Capital, Adirondack & Mid-Hudson
  • 899 - 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
  • Junior Achievement of Northeastern New York, Inc. is one of 109 licensed areas of Junior Achievement USA