Oregon Connections Academy is hosting a free gathering at Emigrant Lake in Ashland Thursday, July 22, at 2 p.m. to allow prospective students and their families to meet teachers and other families from the school.

Oregon Connections Academy is hosting a free gathering at Emigrant Lake in Ashland Thursday, July 22, at 2 p.m. to allow prospective students and their families to meet teachers and other families from the school.

Oregon Connections Academy is an online public charter school based in Scio for grades K-12.

To learn more about the school, an information session will be held 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, July 21, at the Red Lion Hotel at 200 N. Riverside Ave., Medford. For more information, visit www.connectionsacademy.com or call 800-382-6010.