Make Friends by Joining Nationally Facilitated Clubs and Activities Designed to Extend Learning!

Build a robot. Work on The Monitor newspaper. Contribute to the Pens and Lens literary magazine. Compete in a chess tournament. These activities can all be a part of the well-rounded student experience at Connections Academy.

At Connections Academy, we understand that connecting with other students is one of the most important parts of a great school experience. That’s why we offer nearly 25 academically focused student engagement activities designed to extend learning. Whether a student is interested in art, science, writing, or technology, Connections Academy has the perfect online community to network with peers from other schools who share similar interests.

These free teacher-directed student engagement activities allow students to pursue their interests and deepen their learning while making friends with students who attend other Connections Academy schools across the country or International Connections Academy. Our wide range of clubs and activities let students:

  • Extend learning that supports their academic interests through engaging projects and presentations
  • Connect with students from across the country and the world
  • Make new friends
  • Develop leadership skills
  • Gain social confidence
  • Explore new interests and expand their knowledge
  • Participate in fun contests and competitions
  • Have fun!

Socialization at Connections Academy Schools

Learn more about the student experience at our online public schools. Hear directly from one of our Connections Academy students as she describes how the many extracurricular opportunities connect students with shared interests.

Student Experience Catalog

Connections Academy offers enhanced socialization through a wide variety of extracurricular opportunities. Check out our Student Experience Catalog to find out more! 

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