Wisconsin Connections Academy News

  • April 26, 2016 — In this Cap Times letter to the editor, WCA Principal Michelle Mueller discusses how students make online school special and encourages families to learn more

  • March 28, 2016 — WCA is a great fit for families and teachers alike! Teacher Tracy Ostwald Kowald and the Gordon family discuss the virtual school experience, benefits of this education option, and some common misconceptions about learning online during this WTMJ in-studio segment

  • March 24, 2016 — In this Bayview NOW op-ed piece, WCA Principal Michelle Mueller offers tips for families considering a switch to virtual school during the open enrollment period

  • March 22, 2016 — WCA is a great fit for student Sara Govin! Learning Coach Jan Govin and Dean of Students Jeff LeMahieu discuss the many benefits of online school and why families may enroll in this education option during this WEAU segment

  • March 21, 2016 — WCA student Britney Ashton is honored with an Initiative Scholar award, reports the Post Crescent

  • February 26, 2016 — WCA is the 'best of both worlds' for the Howard family! Hear from parents Leah, Blaine and student Cole about the benefits of this education option and how to make the most of online school during a WQOW segment

  • February 21, 2016 — WCA students Vivian and Jasmine Ford have the entrepreneurial bug! The sisters discuss their business—Organigirls—selling vegetables, baked goods and crafts, in this Janesville Gazette feature

  • February 1, 2016 — WCA Opens Enrollment Period for the 2016-17 School Year

  • January 21, 2016 — WCA Dean of Students Jeff LeMahieu discusses the flexibility of online school as an option for many interested families on WMTV

  • June 22, 2015 — Brooke Friedman graduates from WCA, reports the Journal Times

  • June 10, 2015 — Record number of high school students graduate from WCA! Learn more on Wis Business

  • January 17, 2015 — WCA student Evelyn Alumbreros balances acting auditions and schoolwork with the flexibility of online school! Learn more about this talented student in the Journal Times

  • December 19, 2014 — See coverage of WCA's field trip to Discovery World on Bayview NOW

  • November 11, 2014 — WCA Principal Michelle Mueller offers seven tips for applying to college in her latest blog post on the Shorewood Patch

  • October 16, 2014 — Connections Education, Leading Virtual Education Provider, Wins Two 2014 EDDIE Awards for Curriculum Excellence

  • October 15, 2014 — Student Bingham Harper secures a spot in the play "Camelot." As the Green Bay Press Gazette reports, WCA gives Bingham and his sister the flexibility they need to audition for acting roles

  • September 22, 2014 — WCA students, families and teachers meet during an in-person field trip at Grower's Green! Hear from several families and teacher Tracy Ostwald Kowald about their experience on WITI News

  • June 26, 2014 — See WCA's Class of 2014 graduates on the Wauwatosa Patch!

  • March 23, 2014 — WCA Principal Michelle Mueller answers common misconceptions about virtual schools in this Cap Times piece

  • February 26, 2014 — WCA Principal Michelle Mueller discusses the many benefits of online education and how it differs from homeschooling in this WEAU segment