Louisiana Connections Academy School News

  • Parent Outreach Coordinator Shelly Centanni explains LACA's growth and how the online school is a great fit for many types of students during an interview segment with KALB TV

  • "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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • KATC-TV joins LACA students on a field trip to the LIGO Science Education Center

  • 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

  • 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

  • LACA student Veronica Sturman is honored by Guinness Book of World Records for her help creating the world's largest bead mosaic, reports KATC

  • LACA parent Caprice Abed and Outreach Coordinator Shelly Centanni discuss the role of the Learning Coach at LACA in the New Orleans Advocate weekly school news.

  • Learning Coach Caprice Abed is thankful for online learning! The LACA parent tells The Daily Star that she can now play a bigger role in her children's education.

  • Thanks to online learning with LACA, Jacob Robinson can easily split his time between LA and NYC to pursue his acting dreams! Learn more in the Times Picayune.

  • As Learning Coach Donna Hubbs tells WAFB 9 News, the customized, flexible learning and state-certified teachers at LACA take the stress out of school for her sons.

  • LACA graduate Jericka Jackson is accepted to six prestigious universities! Find out which university she will attend this fall in the Post South.

  • Louisiana Connections Academy Class of 2013 is "a small but mighty class of 70 students familiar with the changing work environment and empowered to shape the decisions about the world to come" in Principal Caroline Wood's letter to the editor in the Shreveport Times.

  • Louisiana Connections Academy is the perfect fit for the Martinez family! Learn how this family is finding the support and resources necessary to be successful with schooling at home through LACA on The Advocate! “The teachers are always there,” Acacia said. “The counselors are always there. They are amazing; they help with everything.” 

  • Virtual classrooms, real education! The Examiner!

  • Louisiana Connections Academy featured on Learn more about the virtual school program, curriculum, recent awards and achievements, as well as feedback from our parents 
  • "We log on to the computer and start school”—Louisiana Connections Academy’s Ehrhardt family is interviewed by WDSU in a story explaining online learning and LACA's recent enrollment cap increase.
  • The Baton Rouge Business Report takes a look at Louisiana Connections Academy’s innovative program and sits down with the Hubbs family to discuss virtual schooling. 
  • Interested in learning more about Louisiana's new virtual school? Check out WVLA-TV NBC's piece on Louisiana Connections Academy and hear from Principal Caroline Wood.
  • Connections Academy, Leading Virtual Education Provider, Wins 2010 EDDIE Award, Earth Science Course Named Best High School Science Site