Free Virtual School in Wisconsin

Students throughout Wisconsin are thriving at Wisconsin Connections Academy (WCA), a tuition-free virtual charter school for K–12 students. WCA gives students the flexibility to learn at home with an online curriculum that meets rigorous state education standards.

WCA helps each student maximize his or her potential and meet the highest performance standards through a uniquely individualized learning program featuring:

  • A challenging K–12 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


Get to Know Wisconsin Connections Academy

Learn more about what parents, students, and teachers have to say about their online learning experience at Wisconsin Connections Academy.

Welcome to Wisconsin Connections Academy

Established in 2002, Wisconsin Connections Academy was the first virtual K–8 school in Wisconsin.

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

  • Specialized reading programs that build the foundation for future academic success
  • A wide range of clubs and activities that foster social development and academic growth
  • Dozens of field trips that bring classroom lessons to life and connect students to one another and their community
  • An involved school community of students and their families

Our Mission

Wisconsin Connections Academy’s mission is learning online through a strong family–school partnership. WCA provides a rigorous curriculum while balancing flexibility with accountability.

Find Out More

Want more information about the Wisconsin Connections Academy virtual school program?

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