Jobs for Americas Graduates (JAG) Takes Root in East St. Louis

JAG helps high school students discover their individual talents, develop skills, and seize opportunities to achieve their personal potential.

Each JAG program is operated as a for-credit elective course during the regular school year. JAG staff continue to work with students into the summer areas of leadership, employment and, in some cases, academic support.

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ICC Awarded Good Jobs Challenge Grant

Illinois Central College, Bradley University, and Eureka College, along with 40 community partners, will receive once-in-a-generation funding of nearly $15 million to develop 1,000 skilled IT employees over the next three years.

East St. Louis Celebrates Class of 2022

East St. Louis HS’s Class of 2022 has has earned a combined total of over $29 million in scholarships and two graduates also earned their associate degrees while in high school.