Accredited Online School

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A division of Connections Education LLC, Connections Academy is accredited by AdvancED, a national accreditation commission representing thirty-four thousand public and private schools and districts across the United States, both private and public, as well as those in seventy countries around the world. Oregon Connections Academy is accredited by the Northwest Accreditation Commission (NWAC), an accrediting division of AdvancED.

With this accreditation, parents and students can rest assured that ORCA provides a quality education that other schools can reciprocate. This accreditation also serves as a validation to other accredited educational institutions of the value we offer.


Oregon Connections Academy

  • Accredited by with Northwest Accreditation Commission in December 2009, and renewed in June of 2016

Connections Education

  • Accredited by AdvancEd in June 2005, and renewed in June of 2015

NCAA Approved

At Connections Academy, many of our core high school courses have been approved by the NCAA Eligibility Center. See a list of courses currently approved.