Alumni Webinar: Real Graduates. Real Success Stories.


Join one of our upcoming Alumni Webinars to hear directly from recent Connections Academy graduates Jack, Noelle, and Richard about their experiences in online school.

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Each alumnus has a different story of what brought them to a Connections Academy tuition-free online public school, and each has had a unique path to success. But, they have a common story to share of how they were able to thrive.

This webinar is designed to help you:

  • Understand how online school prepares students for future success
  • Gain insight into how online school works
  • Decide if online school is right for your student

Register for one of the upcoming sessions on June 21, June 25 or June 27!


About Jack

Jack graduated from Oregon Connections Academy in 2018. While getting his high school diploma, he started a volunteer program at his town’s fire station for young people interested in careers in fire service.

About Noelle

Noelle is a 2018 graduate of Minnesota Connections Academy. She went on to graduate in May 2019 from the Navy’s Air Traffic Control (ATC) school in Pensacola, Florida. She credits her experience in online school for teaching her independent study habits.

About Richard

Richard joined Indiana Connections Academy in eighth grade due to health issues. He served as student government president for two years and National Honor Society president for one year. He now attends Tennessee Tech University, majoring in mechanical engineering.

Check out these 2019 Graduates:

It’s graduation season. See how our students plan to use their time in Connections Academy as a stepping stone to future success!



Nygel with a cello

Nygel, one of the best young cellists in the U.S., spent his entire K–12 education online with Minnesota Connections Academy. Next up for Nygel, an honors student and 2019 Sphinx winner: the Curtis Institute of Music.



Kalyany doing a flip

Kalyany has soared to gymnastics and school success with Colorado Connections Academy supporting her education and need for flexibility. Since she was 6 years old, she has trained and competed with #ColoradoArielsGymnastics. UCLA’s head gymnastics coach saw her in action and offered Kalyany a full-ride scholarship. In the fall, her journey continues at UCLA!



Emma smiling

With the help of online learning, National Honor Society student Emma was able to advance her learning at her own pace. A standout graduate from New Mexico Connections Academy, Emma is now heading for Arizona State University in the fall, having received a four-year Presidential Scholarship awarded for academic excellence. Congrats, Emma!