“I love Connections Academy because of the flexibility. Also, I have been very pleased with teacher/student interaction. The teachers are available and helpful."

Allison Keen

High School Student


“I like the flexible schedule because I can stay home, work at my own pace, and get help from my great teachers when I need it.”

Devon Kisfalvi

Middle School Student


“Connections Academy definitely teaches me a lot about gaining independence, being self-reliant, and time management and organization.”

Justin Myrick

High School Student


“Connections Academy offers a tremendous opportunity for Niya to speed up or slow down her course curricula to ensure she comprehends and learns.”— Niya’s dad

Niya Randolph

Elementary School Student

Free Public Virtual School in Washington

Students throughout Washington have the opportunity to thrive at Washington Connections Academy (WACA), a tuition-free public online school. WACA gives students the flexibility to learn at home with an online curriculum that meets rigorous state education standards. For the 2018–19 school year, WACA will serve students in grades K–11. The school will add one grade per year, ultimately serving students in grades K–12. 

WACA will help each student maximize his or her potential through a uniquely individualized learning program featuring:

  • A challenging curriculum developed by leading education experts
  • Instruction from state-certified teachers experienced in online instruction
  • Support from trained counselors, principals, and administrative staff
  • Curriculum materials needed to participate in a dynamic online learning environment

Learn More about Washington Connections Academy

Washington Connections Academy offers quality education to our students through online learning. Students enjoy the flexibility of learning from home in an environment that is both personalized and totally engaging.

Welcome to Washington Connections Academy

WACA is a tight-knit virtual school community offering all the services and resources needed to create a well-rounded student experience with:

  • Field trips and social events that help students connect to one another, their communities, and their lessons
  • Dozens of clubs and activities that foster social development and academic growth
  • Dedicated and highly qualified teachers
  • An involved community of students and their families

Our Mission

The mission of Washington Connections Academy is to help each student maximize his or her potential and meet the highest performance standards through a uniquely individualized learning program.

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