K-12 Online Public School in Iowa

K-12 Online Public School in Iowa

Iowa Connections Academy is more than a fully accredited online school. It's a tight-knit school community offering all the services and resources needed to create a well-rounded student experience.

Prepare for a Bright Future!

Students throughout Iowa are thriving at Iowa Connections Academy (IACA), a tuition-free online public school. Iowa Connections Academy offers an alternative to homeschooling in Iowa and still gives students the flexibility to learn at home with a curriculum that meets rigorous state education standards.


A challenging 9-12 curriculum


Certified online teachers in Iowa


Activities that connect online students


Events are great ways to learn more

Iowa Online School Facts

Iowa Connections Academy (IACA) is a full-time public virtual school serving students throughout Iowa in grades K–12.

  • Iowa Connections Academy is accredited by the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement (NCA CASI), an accrediting division of Cognia, formerly AdvancED.
  • It operates under the CAM Community School District.
  • Has a teaching center and administrative office in the Anita area.
  • Nearly 97% of Iowa Connections Academy parents agree that the curriculum is high quality. View our parent survey results.
  • Download the School Profile for Iowa Connections Academy
  • View the 2020-21 School Year Calendar

2020–21 School Year
Start: August 24, 2020
End: May 26, 2021