Georgia Connections Academy News

  • July 12, 2017 — GACA students outperform state virtual charters. Learn more about how the students scored above state average on the SAT college admission exam in the Across Georgia Patch

  • June 21, 2017 — GACA student Isaiah Farrow is part of the winning team at the Fulton Fresh Kids’ Cooking Competition. Learn more in the Growing Georgia

  • June 1, 2017 — GACA student Avery Ward takes 1st place in Eurotard Dancewear’s Young Performing Artist Continuing Education competition. Learn more in the Dekalb Chronicle

  • May 8, 2017 — GACA students rank in the top 20% of all Georgia high school in average combined SAT scores. Learn more in the Atlanta Journal Constitution

  • January 4, 2017 — GACA Principal Heather Robinson offers tips for families switching schools mid-year. Learn more in the Marietta Patch

  • November 17, 2016 — GACA Learning Coach Marteeta Spradling discusses why she's thankful for the online school in this Covington News letter to the editor

  • November 2, 2016 — GACA families enjoy a field trip to Uncle Shucks Corn Maze, reports Dawson News

  • November 1, 2016 — GACA graduate Jacob Satterfield becomes published illustrator at 18, reports Cartersville Patch

  • September 20, 2016 — Georgia state representatives visit GACA, reports the East Atlanta Patch

  • August 17, 2016 — Nearly 4,000 Students Choosing Georgia Connections Academy for High-Quality Online Education in the 2016-17 School Year

  • July 14, 2016 — GACA Executive Director Heather Robinson and teacher Nira Hall stop by WALB-TV to explain how online school works, socialization opportunities and how families can enroll

  • May 27, 2016 — GACA Class of 2016 student speaker and Salutatorian Sean VanMeter delivers his commencement speech during the school's in-person graduation ceremony

  • May 22, 2016 — In this Savannah Now letter to the editor, GACA Executive Director Heather Robinson congratulates the Class of 2016 and discusses the importance of online learning in today's society

  • March 16, 2016 — Georgia Connections Academy receives a Community Leadership Alliance Grant from the Georgia Parent Teacher Organization, reports the Buckhead Patch

  • March 2, 2016 — Georgia Connections Academy Opens Enrollment for the 2016-17 school year, reports the Savannah Herald

  • February 17, 2016 — GACA Executive Director Heather Robinson discusses the importance of Digital Learning Day in this Cumming Patch editorial letter

  • January 28, 2016 — GACA Learning Coach Melanie Creviston is thankful for school choice options, like online school, available in her state. Read Melanie's letter to the editor in the Macon Telegraph

  • January 11, 2016 — GACA offers tips for families interested in switching to an online school mid-year in the East Atlanta Patch

  • November 19, 2015 — GACA Learning Coach Amanda Headrick expresses her thanks for online school in this Gainesville Times letter to the editor

  • November 17, 2015 — GACA Learning Coach Sophia White writes a letter in The Citizen thanking her legislators for the online school option

  • November 16, 2015 — GACA Learning Coach Patricia Silverberg is thankful for online school, giving her the option to be more involved in her children's education! Learn more in the Loganville Local

  • November 10, 2015 — GACA responds to proposed funding cuts and the effect it would have on students in this Patch.com op-ed piece: "Proposed Funding Cuts Would Harm Students Statewide"

  • September 18, 2015 — GACA’s 2015 Graduating Class Outperforms State Virtual Charters on College Admission Tests

  • September 9, 2015 — GACA Assistant Principal Brazilia Page, teacher Taylor Kizziah and the Kiddoo family explain the many benefits of online school and why students and teachers alike are excited for the new school year on AIB Metro

  • September 9, 2015 — GACA Intervention Specialist Marla Bowie discusses the structure and many benefits of the online, and parents' satisfaction with GACA, during this WGXA in-studio interview

  • September 8, 2015 — MakerBot Thingiverse competition MATH winner WWebber selects GACA to receive a 3D printer! Learn more in EdTech magazine

  • September 1, 2015 — GACA receives high marks from students, reports the Tucker Patch