Meet Our Kansas Connections Academy School Leader

Jerald Rash


Jerald Rash

With more than 20 years of educational experience including 10 years as an educational administrator, Jerald Rash has a strong foundation that enables him to lead Kansas Connection Academy (KCA) in engaging children in learning. Mr. Rash joined KCA as principal in 2012.

Mr. Rash is extremely excited about the future of virtual schooling and how it will continue to impact education as we know it. “I’m excited about future learning opportunities for all kids—in both traditional and non-traditional settings. Kansas Connections Academy is poised to set the bar for all virtual schools in our state and be a leader moving forward in virtual education. We have an outstanding teaching staff, and our curriculum is rigorous and challenging for all learners."

Mr. Rash holds a master of arts in education from Baker University and a bachelor’s degree from Wichita State University. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family, playing or watching sports, reading a good book, and going to the movies.