Youth Jobs Program Gets Pink Slip: By the Numbers

March 1, 2002

Of the 1,400 participants in YO, the program reports:

  • 801 have remained in school.
  • six received GEDs.
  • 11 dropouts returned to high school.
  • 111 have earned a high school diploma.
  • 114 entered college.
  • 22 are in vocational training.
  • 101 are in unsubsidized job placement (average earnings: $6.27 per hour).


Gardner, Natalie. "Youth Jobs Program Gets Pink Slip: By the Numbers." Youth Today, March 2002, p.38.

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