Virtual School Approval

Wisconsin Connections Academy (WCA) is authorized under state law by the Appleton Area School District. The school is operated by the Appleton Area School District and Wisconsin Connections Academy, a nonprofit corporation, through a contract with Connections Education, LLC, to provide its educational program and other services.

Connections Education

Connections Academy schools are supported by Connections Education LLC, which is accredited by Cognia, formerly AdvancED. Connections Education was accredited by Cognia, formerly AdvancED, in June 2005, and renewed in June 2015.


NCAA Approved

Many Connections Academy core high school courses are approved by the NCAA Eligibility Center. View a list of currently approved courses.