MCA student Serena playing saxophone
“My teachers are my favorite part about MCA, not because they care about their school looking good; but because they care about your thoughts, your feelings, and your opinions."

High School Student

MCA student Caroline B
“I love the opportunities that this online school provides! It allows me the freedom to be me!”

Middle School Student

MCA student Maddie surfing
“What I like most about MCA is that I can learn at my own pace and balance school with my passion: surfing.”

Middle School Student

MCA Student Bowen
“I chose Maine Connections Academy because they promised a quality learning experience that could be tailored to my needs; they followed through with that promise.”

High School Student

Free Public Virtual School in Maine

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

We tailor our virtual learning approach for students of all abilities—preparing students to succeed in school, and in life. MCA helps each student maximize his or her potential and meet the highest performance standards through a uniquely individualized learning program featuring:

  • challenging curriculum developed by leading education experts.
  • Instruction from certified teachers experienced in virtual instruction.
  • Support from trained counselors, principals, and administrative staff.
  • Curriculum materials needed to participate in a dynamic virtual learning environment.

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Maine Connections Academy

MCA is a tight knit online school community offering all the services and resources needed to create a well-rounded student experience, including:

Find Out More

Want more information about the MCA program? Here are some ways to get an inside look at our Maine virtual school.

  • Attend an upcoming information session.
  • Learn about our curriculum and virtual learning resources.
  • Request a copy of our printed Program Guide or view it virtually now.
  • Find out how to enroll.


Pursuant to our charter, we are required to inform you of other full-time, virtual charter schools in the state: Maine Virtual Academy, 877-463-6198