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GCHS Jobs Program Secures Grant

Posted on Thursday, March 24, 2016 at 11:21 am

JTG grantJobs for TN Graduates (JTG) President John Dwyer announced at the Grundy County Board of Education meeting on March 10, that the Grundy County JTG program had secured a $10,000 grant from AT&T for the 2016-2017 school year.

The grant will help fund the program that has been offered in the CTE department by Jessica Lusk for the past eight years. The program consists of identifying students who face graduation barriers and promoting personal and employability skills to twelfth grade students. In 2015, JTG schools had a 98 percent graduation rate at 18 schools in 14 counties.