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Connections Academy is a leading, fully accredited provider of high-quality, highly accountable virtual schooling for students in grades K–12. Through tuition-free public schools, full-time and part-time private school programs, and turnkey online courses for brick and mortar schools, Connections Academy delivers superior, personalized education for students, with the freedom and flexibility to experience our online learning community from anywhere. The combination of certified teachers, a proven curriculum, technology tools, and community experiences creates a supportive and successful online learning opportunity for families and children who want an individualized approach to education.

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Connections Academy Family Voices: Hear from families with students enrolled in Connections Academy schools and learn about their school experience in these letters to the editor.

July 18, 2014
Ohio Connections Academy Assistant Principal Christy Lamb, Learning Coach Jennifer Debourbon and student Cosette discuss the online public school and how it helps busy students balance schoolwork and extracurriculars during this WCMH studio interview.

July 9, 2014
Colorado Connections Academy Learning Coach Tillie Elvrum discusses switching her son to online school—and how he's succeeded academically and socially in the online environment—during a studio interview on Colorado's Best.

July 8, 2014
Kansas Connections Academy student Hunter Holloway is riding on to great things! Learn more about her rise through the competitive horse circuit and view a typical day in the life of the talented rider and dedicated student in this Kansas City Star feature story and photo slideshow.

July 8, 2014
KTNV News visits the home of Nevada Connections Academy family the Calders to learn more about online education and how it is helping students like Jonathan succeed! Assistant Principal Tonya Strozier and teacher Pamela Newburn also discuss opportunities available through online learning.

July 2, 2014
Oregon Connections Academy graduate Sierra Meyer was able to pursue a competitive figure skating career, letter in the sport, and earn college credits during her time with the online school! Learn more about this dedicated teen, her journey to graduation and her plans for the future in the Oregonian.

News Releases

June 30, 2014
Commonwealth Connections Academy Class of 2014 Graduates Earn More Than $3 Million in Scholarship Awards

June 24, 2014
New Parent Survey Reveals Why K–12 Students Attend Online Schools Full Time

June 20, 2014
New Mexico Connections Academy, Leading Virtual School, Celebrates First Graduating Class

June 20, 2014
Arizona Connections Academy Hosts Traditional Graduation for Virtual School Students

June 18, 2014
Virtual Private School, International Connections Academy, Graduates High School Seniors Worldwide

June 18, 2014
Summer Learning Activity: Summer-themed Trivia Game for Students of All Ages

June 16, 2014
South Carolina Connections Academy Class of 2014 Graduates Earn More Than Half a Million Dollars in Scholarship Awards


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