Bring School to Life

Students throughout Texas are thriving at Texas Connections Academy (TCAH), a tuition-free online public school. TCAH gives students the flexibility to learn at home with a curriculum that meets rigorous state education standards.


A challenging K-12 curriculum


Certified teachers experienced in online


Activities that connect online students


Events are great ways to learn more

School Facts

  • (TCAH) is a free public virtual school serving students in grades 3–12 throughout Texas
  • Administrative Office in Houston
  • 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.)
  • Nearly 96% of TCAH parents agree that the Connections Academy curriculum is high quality. View our parent survey results.
  • Download the School Profile for Texas Connections Academy @ Houston

2018–19 School Year
Start: August 27, 2018 
End: May 31, 2019