Jackson Hole Connections Academy

Jackson Hole Connections Academy is a tuition-free, K–12 online public school that students attend from home. The Connections program combines strong parental involvement in homeschooling with the expertise and accountability of public funded education. Each enrolling parent or guardian serves as a “Learning Coach” to their student, and works closely with the teacher to ensure that assignments are completed, schedules are met, and that learners are engaged and motivated. Most students in Wyoming are eligible for the program.

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Fee Structure: Tuition-free for residents of Wyoming
Student Type: Only teens
Program Type: Semester-based
Offers Diploma: Yes
Year Founded: 2009
Accredited: Yes
Accreditation: Commission on International and Trans-Regional Accreditation (CITA)

About Jackson Hole Connections Academy

Established in July 2009, Jackson Hole operates under the umbrella of the nation-wide Connections Academy online educational network. With a caring staff, an outstanding curriculum, and a vibrant school community, Jackson Hole is a leader in high-quality online learning in Wyoming.

Jackson Hole Connections Academy puts a particular focus on connecting its students: not just to academics, but to other students and families. Family members are encouraged to take an active role in the dynamic learning community where students interact with teachers and classmates in real-time, online classrooms. Online students have the opportunity to meet classmates face-to-face at school-sponsored clubs, activities, and field trips throughout Wyoming, and engage in lively discussions and project collaborations with other students online. Teachers are always available to provide support through telephone sessions and individualized online sessions.

Jackson Hole Connections Academy Accreditation

Jackson Hole Connections Academy is accredited by the Commission on International and Trans-Regional Accreditation (CITA).

Jackson Hole Connections Academy Programs

Students are required to take core classes in math, science, language arts, and social studies, and have the option of extensive electives, including foreign languages, digital technology, and journalism. Much like a brick and mortar high school, Jackson Hole offers its students field trips and interactive clubs, Honors and Advanced Placement courses, SAT preparation courses, and personalized support for students who need extra help. Jackson Hole places an emphasis on college preparatory material, and gives students the option of supplementing the high school course with college-credit classes.

Jackson Hole Connections Academy Admissions

Enrollment at Jackson Hole Connections Academy takes place on a semester basis, and prospective students must be able to pass rigorous eligibility screening. For more information on the school’s admission requirements, contact Jackson Hole directly.

Contact Person: Ben Kolb
Phone: 307-734-1034
Fax: 307-734-1314
Email: bkolb@connectionsacademy.com
Website: www.connectionsacademy.com/wyoming-school/home.aspx

Jackson Hole Connections Academy Tuition Cost

Jackson Hole Connections Academy is tuition-free for residents of Wyoming.

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