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Free Virtual Public Charter School info session planned

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Georgia Connections Academy, a fully accredited provider of high-quality, highly accountable virtual K-12 schooling, has openings for 1000 K-12 students from anywhere in the state for the 2013-2014 school year, but Principal Heather J. Robinson is encouraging students and parents to start the enrollment process today!

"We are enrolling 1000 additional students across all grade levels for the coming academic year," said Principal Robinson, Georgia Connections Academy. "We have a waiting list as we open enrollment, so we encourage parents to get their applications in now."

Enrollment is limited by the State Board of Education to 3000 students at Georgia Connections Academy for the 2013-2014 academic year, said Principal Robinson. Parents can enroll their child online at:
http://www.connectionsacademy.com/georgia-school/enrollment/home.aspx

Georgia Connections Academy is hosting a free parent information session in the area to answer details about the virtual school program. As an online, free public charter school, students can enroll from all Georgia counties.

Said Principal Robinson, "Through this tuition-free public school, Georgia Connections Academy delivers superior, personalized education for students, with the freedom and flexibility to experience our online learning community from anywhere in the state. The combination of certified Georgia teachers, a proven curriculum, technology tools, and community experiences creates a supportive and successful online learning opportunity for families and children who want an individualized approach to education."

Parents and others seeking more information about Georgia Connections Academy and virtual public education can call the school at 800-382-6010 or can meet representatives at this event:
                                                        
                                                        

INFORMATION SESSION IN COLUMBUS

Monday, May 13, 2013 @ 6:30pm-8:00pm EDT

Hilton Garden Inn Columbus

1500 Bradley Lakes Blvd.

Columbus, GA 31904

 

Georgia Connections Academy parents praise the online school's educational program, its exceptional certified teachers, and high quality curriculum. Said Parent Melanie Fleury, "The flexibility of the program and the curriculum that aligns to state standards definitely piqued my interest. The ability to see my daughters working and learning is absolutely priceless."

ABOUT GEORGIA CONNECTIONS ACADEMY (www.GeorgiaConnectionsAcademy.com)
 


Georgia Connections Academy, established in 2010, is a provider of high-quality, free public virtual charter schooling for grades K through 12. Georgia Connections Academy is dedicated to highly accountable student academic performance and offers superior, personalized education by certified teachers. Principal Heather J. Robinson helps students and their families transition from traditional brick-and-mortar schooling to the joys, freedom and flexibility of an online education that meets the state's standards and still meets the definition of a community school. As an online charter school, students access their lessons anytime, anywhere as long as they have the technology, tools and support of their family. Accountability for meeting high academic student performance is monitored by the school's non-profit charter board, Charter Board President Alisa Hug. The charter school is authorized by the State Board of Education to accept students from any county in the State. The school will welcome 3000 students for the 2013-2014 school year. Principal Robinson has expanded the school curriculum to include personalized instruction, "Study Island" for testing skill enhancement, and high quality electives, such as e-learning courses at Juilliard. Learning Coaches also receive optional, online weekly training from school leaders. The school is headquartered in Duluth at 2763 Meadow Church Rd., Ste 208. Student field trips, parent-to-parent events and school information sessions are regularly scheduled.

More information, visit http://www.GeorgiaConnectionsAcademy.com

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