Who We Are

Junior Achievement is in more than 2,600 classrooms every year locally, bringing real-world experiences to the classroom environment. We remain dedicated to:

  • Youth Development: Empowering young people to own their economic success.
  • Education Development: Helping students make a connection between what they learn in school and how it can be applied in the real world.
  • Economic Development: Preparing our future workforce with a competitive edge they need to succeed in a global economy.

Junior Achievement complements the hard work and dedication you put into educating your students. Our comprehensive curriculum, developed in partnership with educators, reinforces and supplements state mandated core academic standards in personal finance and 21st century workplace skills.  Read More >

Our Program Overview

Elementary and middle-school students are exposed to more immersion experiences into what it means to have a job and financial responsibilities. Our JA World programs include JA BizTown® and JA Finance Park®.  Read more >

For more focused and specialized curriculum opportunities, JA has several special programs and competitions for students to take part in. These programs include:

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