Free Public Virtual School in Alabama

Students throughout Alabama have the opportunity to thrive at Alabama Connections Academy (ALCA), a tuition-free public online school that gives students the flexibility to learn at home with a curriculum that meets rigorous state education standards.

ALCA will help each student maximize his or her potential through a uniquely individualized learning program featuring:

  • A challenging K-12 curriculum developed by leading education experts
  • Instruction from state-certified teachers experienced in online instruction
  • Support from trained counselors, principals, and administrative staff
  • Curriculum materials needed to participate in a dynamic online learning environment

What Is Virtual School?

Get a quick overview of our award-winning curriculum, caring teachers, technology, and socialization opportunities.

Welcome to Alabama Connections Academy

ALCA is a tight-knit virtual school community offering all the services and resources needed to create a well-rounded student experience with:

  • Field trips and social events that help students connect to one another, their communities, and their lessons
  • Dozens of clubs and activities that foster social development and academic growth
  • Dedicated and highly qualified teachers
  • An involved community of students and their families

Our Mission

The mission of Alabama Connections Academy is to help each student maximize his or her potential and meet the highest performance standards through a uniquely individualized learning program.