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"In an online setting, I actually get to know the students and their families much better because when there is a problem, we all work together on a solution."

Ms. Hussey

Middle School Teacher

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"Learning is made fun and easy to understand at OCA."

Sumeera Murad

Middle School Student

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"I love being able to give my children the opportunity to succeed with OCA!."

Vicki Baker

OCA Parent

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"OCA is a great program for flexibility, growth, and for unconventional learners who don't fit into the bricks-and-mortar schools."

Matthew Shiflet

OCA Graduate

Free Ohio Online School for K–12 Grades

Students throughout Ohio are thriving at Ohio Connections Academy (OCA), a tuition-free public online school that gives students the flexibility to learn at home with a curriculum that meets rigorous state education standards. Our mission is to help each student maximize his or her potential and meet the highest performance standards through a uniquely individualized online learning program featuring:

  • A challenging K–12 curriculum developed by leading education experts
  • Instruction from state-certified teachers experienced in online instruction and deemed Highly Qualified by the state of Ohio
  • Support from trained counselors, principals, and administrative staff
  • Curriculum materials and computer equipment (including a subsidy for Internet service) needed to participate in a dynamic online learning environment


Learn More About Ohio Connections Academy

At Ohio Connections Academy, an online school in Ohio, our students experience a quality education through the power of online learning.

Welcome to Ohio Connections Academy Online School

Ohio Connections Academy is not just a fully accredited online school in Ohio. It’s a tight-knit school community offering all the services and resources that create a well-rounded student experience. Some of these are as follows:

  • Study Table, an online group tutoring program where teachers help students
  • Math Open Sessions, which is a weekly LiveLesson® session where high school math teachers are available to answer questions for high school students
  • Student clubs that foster social development and academic growth—from our middle school book club to poetry readings to robotics club and more
  • Dozens of local and regional field trips that bring classroom lessons to life
  • Teaching centers in the Cincinnati, Columbus, and Cleveland areas
  • An involved community of students and their families

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