Why Choose Connections Academy?

We provide an ideal learning environment for many students and families. But, of course, each student and family has their own unique needs and circumstances, which makes choosing an online school difficult. Below, we’ve included a few ways for determining if Connections Academy is a good fit for your family.

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Connections Academy is a great fit for students who:


  • Are motivated to chart their own path to the future
  • Want to be a part of an inclusive, welcoming community
  • Are open to working independently and in partnership with others
  • Like the ability to learn from home or in various locations
  • Want a rigorous academic curriculum to prepare for college

Learn More about Student Roles and Responsibilities

Connections Academy works well for families who can:


  • Dedicate time to keeping the student motivated throughout the day
  • Provide ongoing guidance and encouragement
  • Help monitor student comprehension and progress
  • Organize and structure the learning day
  • Maintain regular contact with their child’s teachers
  • Encourage their students to interact with others through field trips, clubs, and community activities

Learn More about Parent Roles and Responsibilities



The Benefits of Online Learning

Get a comprehensive overview of the virtual school experience at Connections Academy schools, including K–12 online curriculum, online education technology, teachers, school community, and socialization opportunities.