Learn AboutMichigan Connections Academy

All kinds of Michigan students from Ann Arbor to Grand Rapids, and from Oakland County to Ottawa County are finding their way forward thanks to the classes, teachers and unique opportunities of Michigan Connections Academy.
Creating Opportunity

A Tuition-Free Online Public School in Michigan

Michigan students deserve the chance to go far in life. Michigan Connections Academy helps them get there by engaging their minds, building their character and preparing them for a changing world. We’ll partner with you to give your child what they need to become what they want to be.

Michigan Connections Academy is a tuition-free K–12 online public school. Authorized by Ferris State University Charter Schools Office, Michigan Connections Academy is state certified and open to students students in Troy, Royal Oak, Bloomfield Hills, Rochester, Farmington, and throughout Michigan.

Authorized by Ferris State University Charter Schools Office.

Our History

Helping Michigan Students Succeed Since 2010 

Michigan Connections Academy opened as a tuition-free online public school in Michigan in 2010 and has been helping students ignite their passions and find a path to success ever since.  

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Grades K–12
Grades Served

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Michigan Certified
Teachers specially trained in online learning

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Public School
Fully online with no tuition

Our mission

Our mission is to help each student maximize his or her potential and meet the highest performance standards. We are a high-quality, high-tech, high-touch “school without walls” that brings out the best in every student.


See how the Michigan Connections Academy community strives for excellence. 

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The Michigan Connections Academy Experience

How Online Public School Can Lead Your Child to Success

Passionate Teachers

Michigan Connections Academy teachers love what they do. Every day, they get to help students explore the world, finding new ways to engage their students’ minds and spark their curiosity. Michigan state-certified and specially trained in online education, our teachers are the guides who lead students toward a bright future.

Meet Our Staff

Empowered Parents

As a Michigan Connections Academy parent, you’ll have the opportunity to be a part of your child’s learning journey. As their Learning Coach, you’ll be able to help them stay on track. And we’ll be by your side, making sure you have everything you need to give your child the best support.

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Strong Community

Parents, students, teachers and staff are the heart of Michigan Connections Academy. And, together, we’ve formed a community committed to collaboration in everything we do. This helps every student grow socially and emotionally while expanding their mind.

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