Arizona Connections Academy School News
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- August 11, 2014 — ACA gifted student Ria Cheruvu is only 10 years old, but she's taking 10th grade-level courses! The family discusses how online learning helps Ria excel at her own pace in this AZ Family segment
- June 24, 2014 — Students Chelsey Cryder and Sarah Rohan graduate from ACA! Learn more about the Class of 2014 in the White Mountain Independent
- June 20, 2014 — ACA Hosts Traditional Graduation for Virtual School Students
- April 21, 2014 — Connections Academy's Earth Day Quiz Bowl Challenge—a fun education trivia game for students— is the featured activity on Arizona School Boards Association's website
- March 12, 2014 — Jewish News joins ACA student Catherine Callis at an author reading and presentation of the book “Two Among the Righteous Few: A Story of Courage in the Holocaust”
- January 28, 2014 — ACA Principal Kerri Wright urges parents throughout the state to explore all the educational options available to their families in this Arizona Ed News piece
- January 6, 2014 — Principal Kerri Wright discusses online kindergarten with ACA on KPHO Morning News!
- January 1, 2014 — ACA graduate Lyndsey Fry will represent Team USA in the 2014 Winter Olympics, reports ABC 15 Arizona
- December 30, 2013 — AZ Central interviews ACA's "The Future City Competition" student team
- December 11, 2013 — See ACA students and parents volunteer at Feed My Starving Children in The Foothills Focus
- December 2013 — ACA student and competitive golfer Jeffrey Miller and Principal Kerri Wright explain the benefits of online education for busy athletes in this North Central News article
- October 14, 2013 — Connections Academy, leading virtual education provider, wins multiple EDDIE Awards for Curriculum Excellence for middle school science, high school career and tech education, and fine arts Juilliard eLearning courses
- September 25, 2013 — The Future of Phoenix: ACA students apply STEM skills to design and build the city 50 years from now
- August 31, 2013 — The Martin family is ready for the new school year with ACA! Principal Kerri Wright and Fox 10 stop by their household during the first week of classes.
- June 2013 — Arizona Connections Academy student and gymnast Emily Martin is one of the 1,100 students in the nation to receive a full scholarship to the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado! Learn more in the Arizona Republic and East Valley Tribune.
- April 22, 2013 — Connections Academy, leading virtual education provider, wins multiple BESSIE Awards for Exemplary Educational Software for its middle school math and Juilliard eLearning courses