Louisiana Connections Academy News

  • August 23, 2016 — Louisiana Connections Academy Expands Enrollment to Accommodate Families Impacted by Flood

  • August 15, 2016 — Louisiana Connections Academy Will Open for the 2016-17 School Year on Monday, Aug. 22

  • August 5, 2016 — LACA recent graduate Angelica Harris, recipient of the 2016 USGA-AJGA Presidents’ Leadership Award, discusses how the online school helped her succeed as a golfer and young entrepreneur, on Biz New Orleans

  • July 20, 2016 — LACA celebrates its five year anniversary, reports The Advocate

  • June 13, 2016 — LACA celebrates the Class of 2016! In this Louisiana Hometown video, hear from Board Chair Wade Henderson, Superintendent David Corona, and several seniors about the online school experience

  • June 12, 2016 — LACA graduates its fifth senior class! Hear from graduate William Touchton about his positive LACA experience in this KTBS segment

  • June 11, 2016 — LACA teacher Thomas St. Amant discusses the Class of 2016 with KALB during the school's commencement ceremony

  • June 9, 2016 — LACA Principal Shuanessy Matthews discusses the school's growth, the benefits of online education, and the Class of 2016 graduation during this KALB segment

  • June 8, 2016 — LACA senior Angelica Harris is named the 2016 US Golf Association and American Junior Golf Association Presidents’ Leadership Award recipient! Learn more about Angelica on AJGA.com

  • April 4, 2016 — LACA Marketing and Parent Outreach Manager Shelly Centanni, teacher Lakeisha Williams and prospective parents provide an overview of the online school model and discuss benefits of learning online during this Louisiana Hometown segment

  • March 28, 2016 — LACA students Reagan Martingetti and Graham Montgomery can balance extracurricular activities and academics with the flexibility of virtual school! Learn more about the aspiring gymnast and budding actor, and hear from Marketing and Parent Outreach Manager Shelly Centanni, in The Times.

  • March 1, 2016 — Enrollment now open for LACA for the 2016-17 school year, reports KATC

  • February 2, 2016 — LACA families celebrate School Choice Week on CenLA.com

  • December 3, 2015 — LACA student and golf competitor Angelica Harris is named a Wendy’s High School Heisman state finalist! Angelica discusses how the online school gave her flexibility to compete, and start her own nonprofit, on New Orleans Biz

  • November 21, 2015 — The Stephens family loves Louisiana Connections Academy! Parent Sherri Stevens, a Learning Coach for over four years, writes a letter to the News Star thanking her legislators for the online school option

  • November 13, 2015 — LACA Principal Glenda Jones and teacher Mike McKim discuss the many benefits of attending an online school and how students interact with their teachers on KTBS

  • November 12, 2015 — LACA students Joshua and Darian Lessigne use the flexibility of online school to raise and show their sheep, reports KATC

  • November 10, 2015 — LACA Learning Coach Chris Matherne is thankful for the online school his student attends!  Read Chris' letter to the editor on Houma Today

  • August 5, 2015 — LACA Principal Glenda Jones discusses the many benefits of online school and common reasons why families may choose to enroll on KTBS

  • June 8, 2015 — Online school helps students succeed! The Turnbull, Ryder, Johnson, and Vitrano families discuss how LACA helped their children thrive academically and graduate with peers in the Daily Star

  • April 14, 2015 — Student Kayla Cole found the supportive, individualized learning environment she was looking for at LACA! Kayla and her mother discuss switching to the online school in this Avoyelles Today piece

  • April 14, 2015 — LACA Principal Glenda Jones discusses how an online school works and some common misconceptions about this education option on Avoyelles Today

  • March 23, 2015 — LACA Outreach Coordinator Shelly Centanni discusses the benefits of online education, the many types of students interested in online school, and how families can learn more during this KTVE in-studio interview