Lighthouse Connections Academy 

Lighthouse Connections Academy (LCA), a full-time statewide online public charter school, has been authorized by Oxford Community Schools to serve students throughout the state beginning in the 2018–19 school year. The online school will serve students in grades K–12. Enrollment will be open to students across the state.

Lighthouse Connections Academy will help each student maximize his or her potential through a uniquely individualized learning program featuring:

  • A rigorous, proven curriculum that is aligned to the Lighthouse Connections Academy standards
  • A course catalog with hundreds of choices, including numerous electives and extracurricular programs to help students develop critical thinking skills, global awareness, and technology fluency essential for success in the 21st century
  • Michigan-certified teachers and school leaders who use student performance data to guide day-to-day instructional decisions
  • Top-quality curriculum, instruction, and assessments to maximize student achievement and maintain a high level of accountability
  • Flexible scheduling for students who are involved in sports, travel frequently, or would like more family time

What Is Virtual School?

Get a quick overview of our award-winning curriculum, caring teachers, technology, and socialization opportunities.

Welcome to Lighthouse Connections Academy

LCA is a tight-knit virtual school community offering all the services and resources needed to create a well-rounded student experience with:

  • Field trips and social events that help students connect to one another, their communities, and their lessons
  • Clubs and activities that foster social development and academic growth
  • Dedicated and highly qualified teachers
  • An involved community of students and their families


The mission of Lighthouse Connections Academy is to help each student maximize his or her potential and meet the highest performance standards through a uniquely individualized learning program.

Find Out More

Want more information about the Connections Academy online school in Michigan? Attend an upcoming information session.