Washington Online High School Classes

Students who enroll in online high school classes at Washington Connections Academy (WACA) get the flexibility and support they need to succeed in every area of their lives. The 9–12* tuition-free education features a core curriculum including math, science, English, and social studies. Electives in varied topics such as digital photography, marine science, game design, and world languages encourage students to explore and grow to become well-rounded individuals. Honors and Advanced Placement courses provide the challenge needed for college preparation. Students in our Washington virtual high school can also prepare for the future by joining college and career clubs.

Each student follows a personalized learning plan and has access to school counselors who help promote academic achievement and personal development.

* Approved to open for the 2016–17 school year, WACA will serve students in grades K–8. The school will add one grade per year (grades 9, 10, 11, then 12), ultimately serving students in grades K–12.

Preparing for College

College and Career Planning

To make sure that the graduating class of seniors are well prepared for the transition out of virtual high school and are aware of the graduation requirements, WACA provides:

  • Access to a full-time certified school counselor
  • Assistance creating a four-year academic plan
  • College and career planning, including:

    • Guidance in finding appropriate college or career opportunities
    • College application process LiveLesson® online workshops, including information on local colleges/universities
    • Financial aid and scholarship LiveLesson online workshops
    • Free access to college admissions test preparation online courses and information about test dates, locations, etc.
    • Official transcripts
  • Additional extracurricular activities such as Student Advisory Council and Debate Club
  • Career Technical Education (CTE) courses, which allow students to combine both college preparation and workforce skills development into one customized education program. CTE courses encourage students to explore and prepare for careers in finance, marketing, psychology, criminal justice, and more.

Find out what it’s like to learn at Washington Connections Academy online high school by checking out our sample lessons.

Some textbooks are available in online format only.

IMAGE OF HIGH SCHOOL MATERIALS CLUSTER

Core Courses

Language Arts

Mathematics

Science

Social Studies

Elective Courses

Career Technical

Health and PE

Humanities

Language Arts

Other

Technology