Putting Students on the Right Path
Education is a journey. Learn how we help students find their way forward, no matter where they are now.
About Our School
Here for You, Every Day
Derek Sanborn has led Tennessee Connections Academy, working with our amazing teachers, staff and counselors to support each and every student throughout their educational journey. Whatever a student needs to keep moving forward, Mr. Sanborn and his team are here to lend a hand. And a smile.
Meet our Staff
Tuition-Free Education for Students in Grades K-12
If you’re a Tennessee resident, your child can attend our online public school for free. The only costs for families are school supplies and optional field trips.
Setting the Pace for the Learning Journey
Every year, we design our school calendar to fit the lives of our students and their families, providing a great balance between school days and holidays.
Telling Our Stories and Celebrating Success
With so many Tennessee Connections Academy students, graduates, teachers and staff making a difference, there’s often news to share. See what our community is up to.