An Accredited & Tuition-Free Arizona Online Instruction Program

Open Enrollment

Pillar Academy Online offers open enrollment all year. Students may start their courses when the enrollment process is complete and all required forms have been submitted.

Admission Requirements

•  Must be an Arizona resident
•  Must be under 22 years of age.
•  Must have a valid email account

Required Documents

 To get started, students must submit:
  • Valid birth certificate
  • Proof of Arizona residency
  • Home language survey

James Sexton, M.Ed. 

Governing Board Member

Curtis Porter

Governing Board President 

Richard Hay, M.Ed. 

Executive Director

Governing Board Member

Our Leadership Team

Our goal is simple: To create learning success stories, one student at a time.


Pillar Academy Online is an Arizona tuition-free public charter school that serves students in grades 9-12 across the state. The Online Academy provides students with a high-quality educational program based on a blended school model that combines student-centered learning, academic rigor, flexibility, rich technological resources and a strong academic support network.

All courses are completed online and our students have the option to stop by a Regional Learning Center to work online, receive face-to-face tutoring, or worki with other Online Academy students. Our courses are aligned to meet state and national standards (Common Core State Standards). The Academy is accredited by AdvancED.

Welcome to Pillar Academy Online!