School Districts in the Capital Area region came together as the Capital Area Online Learning Association (CAOLA) to enter into contracts for services, develop courses, and administer a viable, cost-effective and quality online learning solution for students. Since its inception in 2009 CAOLA has expanded to other Intermediate Units and districts across Pennsylvania.

Why Choose CAOLA?

  • Flexible learning options: Students with limited course selection, unique scheduling needs or family obligations
  • Pursue your interests Students involved in competitive sports, art, music, or other activities that require a flexible schedule
  • Highly engaging curriculum: Gifted and special needs students who need a modified program, or a personalized learning plan


  • Enrollment for member districts
  • Please contact your district of residence for enrollment information