Utah Connections Academy News

  • July 5, 2018 — After a tough year of hard work and catch-up, UCA student Chase Cubelos graduates! Hear from his father and UCA staff Kathy Schroeder about the journey, Chase's perseverance. Learn more in the Moab Times-Independent

  • July 3, 2018 — UCA student Meg Myler participates in Health Career Exploration Camp. Learn more in the Cedar City

  • June 9, 2018 — UCA Principal Jeff Herr congratulates the Class of 2018. Learn more in the Deseret News

  • May 31, 2018 — UCA recent graduate Chase Cubelo describes how his father encouraged him to finish high school in–"Times Dads Were Real-Life Heroes". Learn more in the Reader's Digest

  • May 11, 2018 — UCA student Miah Green discusses her previous experiences with bullying and how she is now thriving in online school on KUTV

  • April 30, 2018 — UCA students enjoy a night together at a virtual schools' in-person prom! Learn more in the Salt Lake Tribune

  • April 29, 2018 — UCA student Laney Baumann dispels some common misconceptions about attending online school. Learn more in the Standard-Examiner

  • March 25, 2018 — UCA student Laney Baumann discusses her decision to volunteer in Ukraine this fall with the International Language Program. Learn more in the Standard-Examiner

  • June 21, 2017 — UCA student Gauge Rees uses the flexibility of online school to compete professionally in motorcycle racing. Learn more about Gauge in the Salt Lake Tribune

  • May 5, 2017 — UCA students gather with other virtual students at the state Capitol for prom! Hear from UCA teacher Calli Ward about the importance of in-person socialization opportunities, like prom, for students on KSL-TV

  • April 6, 2017 — UCA student Taheera Needham-Heimuli dissects a frog at the school's administration office. Learn more in the Desert News

  • March 14, 2017 — UCA hosted National Pi Day pie-eating contest, reports the Deseret News

  • January 30, 2017 — UCA Principal Jeffrey Herr discusses the importance of school choice and how online school can be a great option for students in the Davis Clipper

  • January 23, 2017 — UCA Principal Jeff Herr and student Gwendolyn Heslop sit down with KTVX and discuss the importance of school choice and how students such as Gwendolyn can thrive with the online school's flexibility

  • December 8, 2016 — UCA student Crystal Larsen uses the flexibility of online school to train guide dogs for the blind. Learn more about Crystal and how she volunteers her time on KUTV Online

  • November 22, 2016 — UCA student Sophia Perkins explains why she is thankful for her online school in this Desert News letter to the editor

  • September 13, 2016 — UCA student Allexis Bonacci and Principal Jeff Herr discuss the issue of cyber bullying and how it affects students on KUTV

  • June 21, 2016 — UCA teacher Arwin Alitagtag receives an award from the Association of Filipino Teachers in Eastern America, reports the Davis Clipper

  • June 3, 2016 — UCA Class of 2016 student speaker Aspen Romrell delivers her commencement speech during the school's in-person graduation ceremony

  • May 20, 2016 — UCA student Allexis Bonacci organizes a service trip to the Humane Society of Utah for her classmates! Learn more about the volunteer outing in the Deseret News

  • April 14, 2016 — UCA announces the school's new principal, Jeffrey Herr. Learn more about Jeffrey on Utah Business and the Davis Clipper

  • March 14, 2016 — UCA students and teachers celebrate Pi Day with a pie-eating contest! View photos on Deseret News

  • February 19, 2016 — UCA student Garrett Gorsch is able to pursue a budding career in luge, thanks to the flexibility of online school! Read a profile of Garrett in the Park Record

  • January 25, 2016 — UCA Assistant Principal Erik Albertine discusses National School Choice Week and the many benefits of attending an online school during this KTVX interview