Free Public Virtual School in North Carolina

Students throughout North Carolina are thriving at North Carolina Connections Academy (NCCA), a tuition-free public online school. NCCA gives students the flexibility to learn at home with an online curriculum that meets rigorous state education standards. NCCA serves students in grades K–12.

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

  • A challenging curriculum developed by leading education experts
  • Instruction from state-certified teachers experienced in online instruction
  • Support from trained counselors, principals, and administrative staff
  • Curriculum materials needed to participate in a dynamic online learning environment

North Carolina Connections Academy
Online School Overview

At North Carolina Connections Academy, our students experience a quality education through the power of online learning. NCCA gives students the flexibility to learn from home in an engaging environment that offers personalized learning.

Welcome to North Carolina Connections Academy

North Carolina Connections Academy fulfills the intent of the North Carolina legislature in the Charter School Law to “increase student achievement through academic and organizational innovation” by reaching students for whom a cutting-edge online education provides the best pathway to school success.

NCCA is not just a virtual charter school. It’s 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
  • Dozens of clubs and activities that foster social development and academic growth
  • Dedicated and highly qualified teachers
  • An involved community of students and their families

Our Mission

The mission of North Carolina Connections Academy (NCCA) is to empower children with knowledge, skills, and character traits to be successful in their education through an engaging, personalized learning experience in a full-time virtual school.

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