UT High School online courses and services are still open and accessible at this time.
Our UTHS staff is working remotely to assist you by responding to emails and returning voicemails. Please allow additional response time during remote work and peak end-of-semester timelines.

LUCHA™ Services for English Learners


Students immigrating to Texas from other countries face many challenges. The Language Learners at The University of Texas at Austin's Center for Hispanic Achievement (LUCHA™) Program helps secondary Spanish-speaking English learners transition into public schools. 


  • Online Courses for high school credit for a variety of subjects
  • Credit by Exams for cores, electives, and Spanish I,II, III

Benefits for Students

  • Complete online courses with a flexible timeline to recover credits
  • Take Credit by Exams to earn high school credits for native language skills
  • Graduate on time

Sample School District Funding Sources

  • Limited English Proficient Student Success Initiative Grant
  • Title I, Part A - School-wide Programs
  • Title III, Part A
  • State Compensatory Education Funds

Please verify use of funds by contacting the Texas Education Agency.