Accredited Online School

Connections Academy is a division of Connections Education LLC, which is accredited by AdvancED, the national accreditation commission that represents twenty-seven thousand public and private schools and districts across the United States and in sixty-five countries worldwide. California Connections Academy is fully accredited (grades K–12) by the Schools Commission of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

Questions regarding accreditation can be directed to the school principal or to the WASC at the following address:

Western Association of Schools and Colleges
Accrediting Commission for Schools
533 Airport Blvd., Suite 200
Burlingame, CA 94010
Telephone: 650-696-1060

Connections Academy is a division of Connections Education, which is accredited by AdvancED.

This accreditation ensures that California Connections Academy is providing quality education that can be reciprocated with other schools. The accreditation also validates the value of our education to other accredited educational institutions.

California Connections Academy

  • @ Capistrano, Accredited (grades K–12) by the Schools Commission of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, May 2009, renewed in May 2015
  • @ Central, Accredited (grades K–12) by the Schools Commission of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, June 2012, renewed in May 2015
  • @ Ripon, Accredited (grades K–12) by the Schools Commission of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, July 2013, renewed in May 2015
  • @ North Bay, (grades K–12) Accredited by the Schools Commission of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, May 2015

Connections Education

  • Accredited by AdvancED, June 2005, renewed in June 2015

NCAA– and University of California–Approved

Many Connections Academy core high school courses are approved by the NCAA Eligibility Center. Additionally, Connections Academy is a University of California–approved online school and currently has 49 a–g approved courses.