2021-2022
JA BizTown®
School Agreement

Participating in JA BizTown?  Please complete the School Agreement form below.

2021-2022 JA BizTown School Agreement

To help students receive the best experience, Junior Achievement of the Heartland commits to the following and will provide:

  • JA BizTown program experience (curriculum + online or in person simulation)
  • Teacher, parent and volunteer training (online or in-person)
  • Materials for use during the on-site visit
  • School consultations (on phone, through email or in-person)
  • Digital material access and/or print curriculum

For the 2021-2022 school year, your school will commit to:

  • Delivering the JA BizTown program to 4th, 5th or 6th grade students from your school by way of JA BizTown traditional curriculum or self-guided student curriculum, and either on-site simulation or the NEW JA BizTown Adventures online simulation.
  • Complete the REQUIRED training by JA Staff for all teachers new to the JA BizTown curriculum. Please contact melissa.rebro@ja.org to set up training for new teachers.
  • Save JA BizTown curriculum binder each year.
  • For on-site simulation must:
    • Arrange student transportation.
    • Secure a minimum of 14 adult volunteers. Note: A maximum of 18 adult volunteers is ideal for the most impactful student experience.
    • Serve as liaison between adult volunteers and Junior Achievement. Teacher must inform volunteers of their responsibilities, inform volunteers of mandatory Volunteer Training 1 hour before on-site simulation visit, and email volunteer shop assignments to Junior Achievement three-five days prior to simulation date.
  • Paying the per-student fee of $15.00 per student that received classroom instruction. Junior Achievement will secure funding for the balance of the program cost. Payments should be received within 30 days of your JA BizTown simulation.
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Contact our team to learn more!

Tawnya Hambly
Vice President – Education
tawnya.hambly@ja.org

Melissa Rebro
JA World Program Director
melissa.rebro@ja.org