Ella Davis Iowa Online school student
“My favorite things about IACA are doing the art projects and talking to my teacher on the phone.”

Ella Davis
Elementary School Student

IACA student
“I love IACA because I get better grades. I don’t have to get into the ‘girl drama’ at my local bricks-and-mortar school."

Haley Miller
Middle School Student

Norah Flatley Iowa Online school student gymnast
“What I like most about IACA is that it allows me to balance academics with the pursuit of my dreams in gymnastics.”

Norah Flatley
Middle School Student

Elijah Lewis Iowa Online school student
“I love that there is no need for a hall pass to use the restroom! Seriously, I appreciate the teaching staff at IACA. My teachers actually encourage me to ask questions!”

Elijah Lewis
High School Student

    Free Public Online School in Iowa

    Students throughout Iowa now have the opportunity to thrive at Iowa Connections Academy (IACA), a tuition-free public online school. IACA gives students the flexibility to learn at home with a curriculum that meets rigorous state education standards.

    The mission of Connections Academy is to help each student maximize his or her potential and meet the highest performance standards through a uniquely individualized learning program. We tailor our approach for students of all abilities—preparing students to succeed in school, and in life. IACA helps each Iowa online school student using:

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    Learn more about Iowa Connections Academy

    Iowa Connections Academy is operated in partnership with the CAM Community School District. Connections Academy is a division of Connections Education, which is accredited by AdvancED. AdvancED is an organization representing 27,000 public and private schools and districts across the United States and in 65 countries worldwide.

    IACA is not just an Iowa virtual school. It’s a tight knit community school offering all the services and resources needed to create a well-rounded student experience with:

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    Iowa Connections Academy is accredited by the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement (NCA CASI), an accrediting division of AdvancED.