Bring School to Life

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


A challenging 4K-12 curriculum


Experienced and certified online teachers


Activities that connect online students


Events are great ways to learn more

School Facts

  • School and administrative office in Appleton
  • Established in 2002, Wisconsin Connections Academy was the first virtual K–8 school in Wisconsin.
  • Wisconsin Connections Academy (WCA) is a tuition-free virtual public charter school serving students in grades 4K–12 throughout Wisconsin.
  • Connections Academy schools are supported by Connections Education LLC, which is accredited by AdvancED.
  • Over 95% of WCA parents agree that the Connections Academy curriculum is high quality. View our parent survey results.
  • Download the School Profile for Wisconsin Connections Academy
  • View the 2019-20 School Year Calendar

2019–20 School Year
Start: September 3, 2019
End: June 5, 2020