Utah Connections Academy News

  • April 6, 2017 — UCA student Taheera Needham-Heimuli dissects a frog at the school's administration office. Learn more in the Desert News

  • March 14, 2017 — UCA hosted National Pi Day pie-eating contest, reports the Deseret News

  • January 30, 2017 — UCA Principal Jeffrey Herr discusses the importance of school choice and how online school can be a great option for students in the Davis Clipper

  • January 23, 2017 — UCA Principal Jeff Herr and student Gwendolyn Heslop sit down with KTVX and discuss the importance of school choice and how students such as Gwendolyn can thrive with the online school's flexibility

  • December 8, 2016 — UCA student Crystal Larsen uses the flexibility of online school to train guide dogs for the blind. Learn more about Crystal and how she volunteers her time on KUTV Online

  • November 22, 2016 — UCA student Sophia Perkins explains why she is thankful for her online school in this Desert News letter to the editor

  • September 13, 2016 — UCA student Allexis Bonacci and Principal Jeff Herr discuss the issue of cyber bullying and how it affects students on KUTV

  • June 21, 2016 — UCA teacher Arwin Alitagtag receives an award from the Association of Filipino Teachers in Eastern America, reports the Davis Clipper

  • June 3, 2016 — UCA Class of 2016 student speaker Aspen Romrell delivers her commencement speech during the school's in-person graduation ceremony

  • May 20, 2016 — UCA student Allexis Bonacci organizes a service trip to the Humane Society of Utah for her classmates! Learn more about the volunteer outing in the Deseret News

  • April 14, 2016 — UCA announces the school's new principal, Jeffrey Herr. Learn more about Jeffrey on Utah Business and the Davis Clipper

  • March 14, 2016 — UCA students and teachers celebrate Pi Day with a pie-eating contest! View photos on Deseret News

  • February 19, 2016 — UCA student Garrett Gorsch is able to pursue a budding career in luge, thanks to the flexibility of online school! Read a profile of Garrett in the Park Record

  • January 25, 2016 — UCA Assistant Principal Erik Albertine discusses National School Choice Week and the many benefits of attending an online school during this KTVX interview

  • January 6, 2015 — In this Deseret News op-ed, UCA teacher Erik Albertine offers tips to create a positive at-home learning environment for students

  • December 21, 2015 — UCA teacher Bryce Mildon discusses ways that families can stay involved over the winter break, and reinforce education as a positive experience, during this KTVX interview

  • November 20, 2015 — UCA Learning Coach Shannon Greguras is thankful for great online teachers like Arwin Alitagtag, who are helping her student succeed! Learn more in The Spectrum

  • November 20, 2015 — UCA Learning Coach Cindi Cundiff is thankful for online school, which is giving her student the opportunity to thrive! 
  • November 10, 2015 — UCA teacher Erik Albertine discusses the many benefits of online education and how it is preparing students for 21st century careers in this Utah Business article

  • October 22, 2015 — ZHT 97.1 radio host Jessica Ferguson reads to UCA students for Read for the Record day

  • July 22, 2015 — Jennifer Graff and MaKayla Winegar graduate from UCA, reports the Davis Clipper

  • June 29, 2015 — UCA teacher Erik Albertine discusses activities for keeping students learning over the summer in this Deseret News op-ed piece

  • June 17, 2015 — UCA celebrates the Class of 2015! Learn more about the graduating seniors and their future plans in the Herald Extra

  • April 18, 2015 — UCA teacher Erik Albertine offers tips for students to prepare for Utah's state tests in this Deseret News op-ed