• SUM19

  • VLO  

    The Houston Independent School District has created several Virtual Learning Options to help students in grade 7 - 12 succeed with online courses. These programs are monitored by the Houston ISD Virtual School Department, which was established in April 2000, and currently serves two essential functions in the district:
    1. Providing high quality on-line instructional courses to students within HISD and across the globe
    2. Assisting in the coordination, implementation, and oversight of online programs throughout the district such as:
      • Graduation Labs, and 
      • Texas Virtual School Network ( TxVSN)
      • Virtual School Tuition Program
      • Adult Online Courses for High School Completion
      • Texas Connections Academy @ Houston ISD

Payment and Enrollment

  • The Virtual School Department has transitioned to online payments only. 
    PAY ONLINE - For Non-AP Courses
    PAY ONLINE - For AP Courses

    Got Questions? Contact Maria Bonilla at 713-556-7295 or by email at mbonill3@houstonisd.org.   
    Automatic Transaction Fees Apply to ALL online payments.

     Title your email: NEW ENROLLMENT FOR (Student Name)

    ENROLLMENT DEADLINE: Wednesday of every week

    Start Date: Monday of the following week


    **We reserve the right to deny enrollment in a course through the Virtual School Department Tuition Based Program.** 

Contact Us


    Houston Independent School District

    4400 West 18th Street
    Houston, TX 77092

    Phone: 713-556-7295
    Fax Line: 713-556-6814
    Maria E. Bonilla
    Virtual Instruction Program Manager
    Erica Smith
    Academic Program Manager
    Demetria Walker
    Director of Special Populations