Texas Connections Academy News


Teen girl standing outside state capitol building

TCAH student and actress Sterling Griffith stands outside
the Texas state capitol building after delivering her speech
in honor of National School Choice Week

  • September 6, 2018 — TCAH student James Allen is able to work at his own pace with the flexibility of virtual school! James and mom Lori share their story in the KTEN

  • September 5, 2018 — TCAH Principal Cathy Sullivant discusses the online school model, the variety of students that enroll, and student-teacher interaction. Learn more in the Killeen Daily Herald

  • August 9, 2018 — TCAH students Emma and Alex Lawson prepare to head back to school. Learn more on KBTX!

  • June 8, 2018 — TCAH Valedictorian Cole Glasson found the flexibility he needed to thrive on and off the racetrack thanks to online school! Learn more about this accomplished student athlete in the Speed 51

  • June 14, 2018 — TCAH student Samantha Hand awarded Victoria Electric Cooperative Scholarship. Learn more in the Victoria Advocate

  • February 8, 2018 — TCAH student Gemma Weir discusses her nonprofit Fluffy Love providing stuffed animals to children in the hospital, balancing volunteerism with education, and her future plans in Learn ED

  • October 25, 2017 — TCAH students Caitlin Smith, Olivia Hollingsworth and Gabby Ladanyi earn high honors at U.S. Classic gymnastics competition. Learn more in The Buzz Magazines

  • September 4, 2017 — TCAH students Delaney and Peyton Ross use the flexibility of online school to balance a busy training and figure staking competition schedule! Learn more from the Ross family in the Fort Bend Star

  • August 13, 2017 — TCAH student Kamryn Bell uses the flexibility of online school to balance her education with a rigorous ballet training and performances. Learn more about Kamryn on KBMT

  • June 15, 2017 — From elementary to high school, Connections Academy graduates among a new generation to complete academic journey exclusively online. Learn more in the PR Web

  • May 7, 2017 — Mesquite News drops by a TCAH information session—hear from teachers Celia Morris and Mallin Hernandez about how the program works

  • April 21, 2017 — TCAH Learning Coach Alison Lumbatis comments on her family's experience with online school in this Get Your Pretty On blog

  • April 17, 2017 — TCAH hosts an information session for interested families to learn more about the online school, reports the Times Record News

  • April 1, 2017 — TCAH student Miles Marmolejo to perform in "Footloose, The Musical". Learn more about Miles in the Houston Lifestyle

  • March 23, 2017 — TCAH Learning Coach Martha Graham describes how the online school works best for her student while balancing schoolwork and competitive gymnastics. Learn more in the Plano Star Courier

  • August 5, 2016 — TCAH Outreach Coordinator Chena Karega discusses the online school model with The Pasadena Citizen

  • July 14, 2016 — TCAH School Outreach Coordinator Chena Karega speaks with Fox San Antonio at a local information session, discussing the many benefits of virtual school

  • June 28, 2016 — TCAH twins and co-Valedictorians Courtlyn and Kelley Ranly featured in piece, "Online school: Taking the road less traveled to academic success"

  • June 19, 2016 — TCAH Co-Valedictorians and twins Courtlyn and Kelley Ranly have big plans for the future! The family discusses their experience with online school and the girls' many extracurricular accomplishments in this Temple Daily Telegram feature

  • May 28, 2016 — TCAH co-valedictorians and twins Kelley and Courtlyn Ranly found great success with online school! The family discusses the girls' many accomplishments and their future plans during this KXXV segment

  • May 4, 2016 — TCAH student Luis Abete is thriving with online school! Luis and his Learning Coach Margaret discuss the many things they love about the online option and how it is helping Luis enjoy his education in the Fort Bend Star

  • April 11, 2016 — TCAH Valedictorians Courtlyn Leigh Ranly and Kelley Moran Ranly will be recognized at the HISD Scholars Banquet, reports the Guidry News

  • March 15, 2016 — TCAH Executive Director Lea Ann Lockard is named an Ed Tech Digest Cool Tool Award finalist in the school leader category