Accredited Online School
Connections Academy is a division of Connections Education, which is accredited by Cognia, formerly AdvancED. Cognia offers accreditation and certification, assessment, professional learning, and improvement services to institutions and other education providers. As a global nonprofit working in over 80 countries, Cognia serves 36,000 institutions, nearly 25 million students, and five million educators every day.
Oregon Connections Academy is accredited by the Northwest Accreditation Commission (NWAC), an accrediting division of Cognia, formerly 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.