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"Because of CCA, I have had many amazing opportunities. I can approach school like a job, and that enables me to become the entrepreneur I aspire to be."

Cole Perkins
High School Student

Jordyn CCA student
"I am so happy my parents chose CCA for me because I think it’s the best school ever!"

Jordyn Perez
Elementary School Student

CCA Mobile Classroom
“The finest cyber school in Pennsylvania now includes a one-of-a-kind mobile classroom that brings unique educational opportunities to our families in every county.” Learn more!

Dr. Maurice Flurie

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"CCA helps me perfect the kind of time management and self-starting skills I am going to need for college, which I hope to fit in around a professional ballet career after high school."

Miranda Hashemi

Free Pennsylvania Cyber School

Congratulations to Commonwealth Connections Academy for 1st place best cyber school, 1st place best charter school and 2nd place best academic tutoring from Central Penn Parent

Students throughout Pennsylvania are thriving at Commonwealth Connections Academy (CCA), a tuition-free public cyber school in PA. CCA gives students the flexibility to learn at home with a curriculum that meets rigorous state education standards. Through our individualized service, instruction, and dedication to achievement, we provide an opportunity for all students to competently meet personal and community goals, overcome challenges, and share their passion for success with future generations. This mission is accomplished through a uniquely individualized learning program that combines the best in virtual education with unique technology-based teacher productivity tools and very real connections among students, family and the community.

Authorized under state law by the Pennsylvania Department of Education, CCA offers:

CCA is accredited by Middle States Association, one of six regional accrediting organizations for higher education institutions recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the United States Department of Education. Connections Academy is a division of Connections Education, which is accredited by AdvancED. AdvancED is an organization representing 27,000 public and private schools and districts across the United States and in 65 countries worldwide.

Welcome to Commonwealth Connections Academy

CCA is not just a fully-accredited online school in PA. It’s a tight knit school community offering all the services and resources needed to create a well-rounded student experience with:

  • After Hours program to provide support for students with questions about homework or in need of real-time help from experienced teachers.
  • Fast ForWord®, a neuroscience-based program that uses highly interactive, animated activities to develop accelerated reading comprehension and learning skills.
  • Dozens of clubs and activities that foster social development and academic growth.
  • Hundreds of field trips that bring classroom lessons to life.
  • Teaching centers in the Harrisburg, Philadelphia, Lehighton, Williamsport, Scranton, and Pittsburgh areas.
  • An involved community of students and their families.

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Commonwealth Connections Academy is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges & Schools (MSA).