Colorado Connections Academy News

  • September 15, 2017 — ColoCA student Amber Miller discusses the importance, benefits of in-person field trips with classmates. Learn more on KUSA

  • August 28, 2017 — ColoCA Outreach Coordinator Jolie Riehm discusses the online school's curriculum, parent satisfaction, and reasons families choose this education option. Learn more on KUSA

  • August 28, 2017 — ColoCA School Leader Chaille Hymes discusses her teaching journey into online school, how this education option works, and how it can help a variety of students thrive on KDVR

  • August 2, 2017 — Colorado Connections Academy online K-12 public schools receive stellar report card from parents. Learn more in the PR Web

  • June 15, 2017 — ColoCA Class of 2017 earns over half a million dollars in scholarship awards. Learn more in the NewsLink and Your Hub

  • May 23, 2017 — ColoCA graduating senior Sam Langin thanks his teachers for their support and encouragement in this Gazette letter to the editor

  • May 16, 2017 — ColoCA School Leader Chaille Hymes discusses the importance of teacher support in this Arvada Press letter to the editor

  • April 22, 2017 — ColoCA student Connor Dunaway succeeds on and off the baseball diamond. Learn how playing the sport has helped this senior with Asperger's syndrome thrive in The Gazette and MyInforms.com

  • April 19, 2017 — ColoCA student Grace Garcia attends the Teens Speak Up! conference and visits with Colorado’s congressional representatives advocating for those with epilepsy. Learn more in the Parker Chronicle

  • April 7, 2017 — Enrollment open for Colorado Connections Academy schools, reports Fort Morgan Times

  • March 23, 2017 — ColoCA student Jaya Haggerty uses the flexibility of online school to train and compete in jiujitsu and MMA-style fighting! Learn more about this dedicated teen and her decision to switch to ColoCA in the Coloradoan

  • March 8, 2017 — Enrollment opens for ColoCA online schools for 2017-18 school year. Hear more from Chaille Hymes, School Leader of Colorado Connections Academy, in the Denver Post and Colorado Community Media

  • February 22, 2017 — Colorado Connections Academy families celebrate Cyberschool Day at the Capitol, reports the Denver Post

  • February 22, 2017 — ColoCA School Leader Chaille Hymes discusses the online schools' evolution and success — "Celebrating 15 Years of Progress in Non-Traditional Education, And More Success To Come". Hear from Chaille in Pearson Learning News

  • February 14, 2017 — ColoCA student Juliane Cunningham is profiled in the Lakewood Sentinel

  • December 14, 2016 — ColoCA Site Administrator Amy Davis shares tips to incorporate learning over the holiday break. Learn more from Amy in the Durango Herald

  • December 5, 2016 — ColoCA student Lauren Letzsch discusses her gymnastics career and how online school fits into her busy schedule in the Golden Transcript

  • October 28, 2016 — ColoCA teacher Shannon Cox offers five signs parents should look for if they suspect their child is being bullied. Learn more in The Greeley Tribune

  • October 26, 2016 — ColoCA student Shay Langley uses the flexibility of online school to pursue her dreams of becoming a special effects makeup artist! Learn more about Shay in the Columbine Courier

  • September 18, 2016 — ColoCA student Jennifer Stuckenschneider hosts a Walk for Water fundraiser to raise money for water access and distribution programs in developing nations. Learn more in The Daily Sentinel

  • July 6, 2016 — ColoCA student Annika Clark joins Colorado Public Radio to discuss a passage from her national Scholastic Art and Writing Award-winning novel, "Too Close to the Stars" and her writing journey

  • June 25, 2016 — ColoCA student Korryn Wenzel is accepted into the National USA Volleyball team’s skill camp. Learn more about the camp and honor of being selected in the Herald Times

  • June 14, 2016 — ColoCA student Annika Clark receives a national Scholastic Art and Writing Award gold medal for her novel, reports the Pueblo Chieftain

  • June 6, 2016 — ColoCA graduates record number of seniors during an in-person commencement ceremony, reports the Westminster Window

  • March 22, 2016 — ColoCA student Ryan Miller places 2nd at the 21st Annual Rocky Mountain Cluster Dog Show with his dog, Kid! In this Elbert County News piece, the family discusses how Ryan can compete in dog shows and teach martial arts with the flexibility of online school

  • March 17, 2016 — Durango School District 9-R introduces new online public school, Colorado Connections Academy @ Durango. Learn more on the Durango Herald

  • March 16, 2016 — New Online Public School, Colorado Connections Academy @ Durango, Approved to Open for Students in Grades K-10

  • November 24, 2015 — Learning Coach Greg Moyer writes in to the Golden Transcript, expressing his thanks for the personalized education his sons receive through Colorado Connections Academy @ Mapleton

  • November 22, 2015 — Colorado Connections Academy @ Mapleton student Jeffrey Chin is able to pursue dreams of becoming a professional pianist while receiving a quality education! His parents express their thanks for online school in this Aurora Sentinel letter to the editor

  • October 26, 2015 — Colorado Connections Academy @ Mapleton student Dakota Marshall wins spooky story contest, reports The Gazette

  • October 9, 2015 — Colorado Connections Academy @ Mapleton student Joshua Crawford supplies fresh produce to the community as part of his 4H garden project. Learn more in the Durango Herald

  • October 4, 2015 — Colorado Connections Academy @ Mapleton students Kyleigh and Karrie Mellott use the flexibility of online school to spend more time with their horses! Learn more about the family in the Fort Morgan Times

  • September 4, 2015 — Colorado Connections Academy @ Mapleton student Adriana Gonzales discusses her work with The Bridge Initiative, a nonprofit helping those with disabilities find jobs, in the Northglenn-Thornton Sentinel

  • August 29, 2015 — Colorado Connections Academy @ Mapleton students and families gather for a back to school event! View footage of the event and hear from a Colorado Connections Academy teacher on KJCT

  • August 24, 2015 — Colorado Connections Academy @ Mapleton students head back to school by attending a getting started event. Learn more on Your Hub