Elementary School

Empowering young people to own their economic success.


JA Ourselves™ uses compelling stories read aloud by the volunteer along with hands-on activities to demonstrate helping, working, earning and saving. For more information click HERE.

First Grade

JA Our Families™ emphasizes how family members’ jobs and businesses contribute to the well-being of the family. It introduces the concept of needs and wants and investigates the ways families plan for and acquire goods and services. For more information click HERE.

Second Grade

JA Our Community™ explores the interdependent roles of workers in a community, the work they perform and how communities work. For more information click HERE.

great_western_bank_stacked_-_cmykThird Grade

JA Our City™ studies the characteristics of cities and how people and businesses in cities manage their money. For more information click HERE.
Thank you to Great Western Bank for sponsoring the third grade curriculum during the 2014-15 school year.

Fourth Grade

JA Our Region™ introduces the relationship between the natural, human and capital resources found in different regions and explores regional businesses that produce goods and services for consumers. For more information click HERE.

Fifth Grade

JA Our Nation™ introduces the concept of globalization of business as it relates to the various careers students may choose to pursue, and the need for students to be entrepreneurial in their thinking. For more information click HERE.

After School

JA More than Money™ teaches students about earning, spending, sharing, and saving money, and businesses they can start or jobs they can perform to earn money. Six required, after-school, volunteer-led activities. For more information click HERE.

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