Texas Connections Academy Student
"What I like most about TCAH is that it allows me to get a quality education and still center my schedule around my gymnastics training."

Shannon McNatt
High School Student

Texas Connections Academy online school student Haley Timmons
"I like the LiveLesson® sessions, because I can see my teachers on the webcam and ask questions. I can also chat with other students."

Luis Abete
Middle School Student

TCAH graduate Yasmeen
The curriculum at TCAH taught me to challenge myself—it prepared me for the subjects and workload of university.”

Yasmeen Zubair

Profile of Noah
"I love Connections Academy because it gives me the ability to work at home in a loving and decent learning environment, without the normal distractions a traditional classroom is sure to have."

Noah Chase
High School Student

Free Texas Virtual Public School

Students in grades 3–12 throughout Texas are thriving at Texas Connections Academy @ Houston (TCAH), a tuition-free virtual school. TCAH gives students the flexibility to learn at home with a curriculum that meets rigorous state education standards. TCAH offers:

Texas Connections Academy @ Houston is operated under the terms of the Texas Electronic Course Program (eCP) in partnership with the Houston Independent School District (HISD). Connections Academy is a division of Connections Education, which is accredited by AdvancED. AdvancED is an organization representing 27,000 public and private schools and districts across the United States and in 65 countries worldwide.

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Welcome to Texas Connections Academy @ Houston

TCAH is not just a virtual public school in Texas. It’s a tight knit school community offering all the services and resources needed to create a well-rounded student experience with:

Our Mission

Texas Connections Academy @ Houston is a leader in virtual education excellence that provides unparalleled individualized learning experiences. Our Texas virtual public school is designed to prepare and inspire each student to maximize his or her potential and succeed in an ever-changing world.

TCAH Vision

TCAH will provide an unrivaled, top-notch learning experience for students and families by being a trailblazer in the field of education, combining the best virtual and traditional educational practices, and attracting and hiring the most qualified experts in the field of education.

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TCAH operates as an approved Houston Independent School District (HISD) campus charter and is accredited through HISD. Connections Academy is a division of Connections Education, which is accredited by AdvancED.