Learn AboutUtah Connections Academy

All kinds of Utah students are finding their way forward thanks to the classes, teachers and unique opportunities of Utah Connections Academy.
Creating Opportunity

A Tuition-Free Online Public School in Utah

Utah students deserve the chance to go far in life. Utah Connections Academy helps them get there by engaging their minds, building their character and preparing them for a changing world. We’ll partner with you to give your child what they need to become what they want to be.

Utah Connections Academy is a tuition-free K–12 public online school that students attend from home. Authorized under state law by the Utah State Charter School Board, Utah Connections Academy is state certified and open to students throughout Utah.
Our History

Helping Utah Students Succeed

UCA opened as a tuition-free online public school in Utah and has been helping students ignite their passions and find a path to success ever since.

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K-12 Grades Served

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Utah Certified Teachers specially trained in online learning

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Public School Fully online with no tuition

Our mission

The mission of Utah Connections Academy is to maximize academic achievement for students in grades K–12 throughout the state of Utah who need an alternative to the traditional classroom.


See how the Utah Connections Academy community strives for excellence. 

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The Utah Connections Academy Experience

How Online Public School Can Lead Your Child to Success

Passionate Teachers

Utah Connections Academy teachers love what they do. Every day, they get to help students explore the world, finding new ways to engage their students’ minds and spark their curiosity. Utah state-certified and specially trained in online education, our teachers are the guides who lead students toward a bright future.

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Empowered Parents

As a Utah Connections Academy parent, you’ll have the opportunity to be a part of your child’s learning journey. As their Learning Coach, you’ll be able to help them stay on track. And we’ll be by your side, making sure you have everything you need to give your child the best support.

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Strong Community

Parents, students, teachers and staff are the heart of Utah Connections Academy. And, together, we’ve formed a community committed to collaboration in everything we do. This helps every student grow socially and emotionally while expanding their mind.

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