Louisiana Connections Academy News

  • 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

  • January 27, 2015 — "Free public school options meet our needs" – Learning Coach Eric Falkenstine expresses his thanks for LACA in this Shreveport Times letter to the editor

  • October 22, 2014 — LACA student Taylor Bice is only 17, but already a successful entrepreneur! The teen discusses turning her hobby into a successful business and her plans for the future in The Advocate

  • September 10, 2014 — LACA students Sarah and Marion Wilson are thriving under the flexibility of online school! Learning Coach Sandy Anders explains how LACA gives each student the best of both worlds in this KTVE segment

  • June 13, 2014 — LACA graduating senior Victoria Farmer also graduates from the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts' culinary arts program, reports the New Orleans Advocate

  • June 4, 2014 — LACA Assistant Principal Shuanessy Matthews' letter to the editor in the Shreveport Times congratulates the Class of 2014: "We're Proud of our LACA Graduates"

  • April 2, 2014 — "LACA proves there's more than one way to learn"—KPLC joins Shelly Centanni as she discusses the many benefits of online education during an info session

  • March 18, 2014 — LACA teacher Robert Handley takes learning to the next level with the Youth Legislature Program! Learn more about the 8th grade class-turned-legislature in Eunice Today

  • March 11, 2014 — Eunice Today interviews LACA Assistant Principal Shuanessy Matthews about the limitless world of online education! Matthews is dedicated to helping all LACA students realize opportunities and succeed

  • February 25, 2014 — LACA eighth graders enter the world of politics! Teacher Robert Handley's history class takes on roles of state government positions in the Youth Legislature Program, reports Louisiana Weekly

  • February 5, 2014 — Learning Coaches Trena Sins, Caprice Abed, and Margo Nelson found the best educational option for their families in LACA! Learn more about each parent's journey with online learning on WSTY TV

  • January 29, 2014 — Thanks to quality educational options like LACA, Learning Coach Shawn Bradshawn is excited for the future of education in Louisiana! Read more in The News Star