Maine Parent Testimonials


Maine Connections Academy Parents Give the Program High Ratings

Each year, we survey Maine Connections Academy parents to get their reviews and feedback on our virtual school program in order to help identify what we’re doing well and how we can improve. Our parents review the school on a number of criteria including student progress, teacher support, and quality of the curriculum. Here’s what parents had to say about the program:

Maine Connections Academy
2017 Parent Satisfaction Survey Results

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96%

of parents agree that the curriculum is high quality.
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90%

of parents agree their children are satisfied with the program.
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98%

of parents are satisfied with teachers' helpfulness.
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90%

of parents are satisfied with the variety of learning activities.
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93%

of parents would recommend Connections Academy to other families.
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92%

of parents agree that our technology tools improve their child's learning experience.

Based on a survey of Connections Academy families conducted in
January 2017 by Shapiro+Raj
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Here's what parents had to say about the online school programs.


Teachers Provide a High Level of Support

Over 98% of our parents praise the helpfulness of their child’s teacher. Our parents appreciate the dedication and professionalism of our teaching staff and report a high level of satisfaction with their work.

The support of the teachers has been outstanding. They are willing to try new things and help my child grow and learn at her own pace. They also value and respect my input as a parent.
I like the fact that the teachers and staff are very caring. They give my student more individualized attention than he had before.

The Curriculum Is High Quality

Nearly 96% of our parents agree that our curriculum is high quality. Connections Academy strives to bring together the best educational resources in order to create challenging and inspiring lessons for students.

The curriculum challenges my students without being so hard that they can’t figure it out. In the end, they are prouder and have better self-esteem because their hard work has paid off.
I believe the whole curriculum is great. What my son needed was a challenge and an opportunity to show his abilities. That’s what Connections Academy offers.

Technology Enhances the Learning Experience

Nearly 92% of families agreed that our technology tools helped to improve their  children's learning experiences. Many parents appreciated Connexus, our  proprietary education management system, for helping to keep them  organized with grade tracking, scheduling, and communication.

I think using the technology on a daily basis is giving my child an advantage educationally. When she leaves school and enters the workforce, she will have stronger computer skills.
The curriculum is enhanced by the computer-based science labs, the use of technology for completing work, and the online resources.