Frequently Asked Questions about California Connections Academy

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Who is eligible to attend California Connections Academy schools?

Students entering grades K–12, residing in the counties listed below are eligible to enroll in California Connections Academy:

What kind of technology does my family need to participate?

Families are encouraged to use their own computer and internet connection which meet our minimum system requirements. See the Hardware and Connectivity page for full details.

What if I do not have a computer and/or Internet access?

During the enrollment process, families may request one computer per household, along with a subsidy for Internet service. Households may request a subsidy towards the cost of Internet service while actively enrolled at the time of disbursement. Payments are made three times a year: December, March, and June. Families not enrolled for the entire payment period will receive a pro-rated payment. Subsidies are not available during the summer months.

How do I request a transcript or report card?

California Connections Academy has authorized Parchment, Inc. to provide free transcripts and report cards in electronic or paper format. If this is your first time requesting a transcript, you will first have to register by creating a new account. Once you have created your account, you can request to have your transcript sent to any destination and track your transcript order. For any questions regarding obtaining your transcript or report card through Parchment, please feel free to contact Danielle Jespersen via email at DJespersen@calca.connectionsacademy.org or by phone at (925) 290-7925.

Has any educational organization ever evaluated the program and its curriculum?

AdvancED.

For more information about accreditation for California Connections Academy schools, please visit the program accreditations page. Questions regarding accreditation can be directed to the school principal or to the Schools Commission of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) at:

Western Association of Schools and Colleges
Accrediting Commission for Schools
533 Airport Blvd., Suite 200
Burlingame, CA 94010
650-696-1060

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