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

Yasmeen Zubair



“I feel like I have gotten to know my students much better in a virtual school than in a traditional bricks-and-mortar environment. I get to visit with them individually rather than in a large group of students.”

Diana Mestas

Elementary School Teacher


“My grades have improved since starting with Connections Academy. I went from struggling to get C’s, with lots of homework, to becoming an honor roll student and a National Honor Society member.”

Chadwick Short

High School Student


"My children have been given opportunities at Texas Connections Academy @ Houston that they wouldn’t have had at most other schools."

Carole Zullo

TCAH Parent

Free Texas Virtual Public School

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

  • A challenging curriculum developed by leading education experts
  • Instruction from state-certified teachers experienced in online instruction
  • Support from trained counselors, the principal, and the administrative staff

Get to Know Texas Connections Academy @ Houston

Take a look inside TCAH and learn what students, parents, and teachers enjoy most about the flexibility of public online education.

Welcome to Texas Connections Academy @ Houston

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

  • Highly qualified and responsive teachers
  • Field trips that give students and families the opportunity to learn together and make new friends
  • Clubs and activities that foster social development and academic growth
  • An involved community of students and their families

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.

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