• Spring Early College Academy

    Spring Early College Academy adds up to a great experience and a lot of savings – about $50,000, or the average cost of two years of higher education in Texas. By attending Spring Early College Academy for high school, students can acquire up to two years of college education for free, and at the same time, they are earning their high school diploma.

    Spring Early College Academy is located on the campus of Lone Star College-North Harris so that students truly get the college experience while earning their Associate’s Degree.

    The school aims to prepare students to be critical thinkers, responsible citizens, and confident leaders while receiving rigorous and relevant instruction.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Are students able to participate in extracurricular activities?

  • How does the selection process work once students have submitted an application and the window closes?

  • Once the lottery closes, what are the next steps in the selection process?


2700 W.W. Thorne Dr.
Houston, Texas 77073


    Online Application Open
    Oct. 30 , 2023- Jan. 5, 2024

    Student Interviews/Auditions
    Nov. 2023 - Feb. 2024

    Parent Notification
    Feb. 16, 2024

    Parent Response Deadline
    Feb. 29, 2024


    Showcase Events
    Learn more about each school's specialty programs with live student performances and demonstrations for interested parents and prospective students.

    • Nov. 13 @ 6 pm - School for Intl. Studies at Bammel
    • Nov. 14 @ 5:30 pm - Springwoods Village MS
    • Nov. 14 @ 6 pm - Wunsche HS
    • Nov. 15 @ 6 pm - Spring HS (9th Grade Center) 
    • Nov. 16 @ 5:30 pm - Spring Early College Academy (Academic Building A126, Lonestar Campus)
    • Nov. 16 @ 6 pm - Roberson MS (Star Theatre using the Bammel St. Entrance) 
    • Nov. 29 @ 6 pm - Dekaney P-TECH
    • Nov. 30 @ 6 pm - Momentum HS
    • Nov. 30 @ 5:30 pm - Spring Leadership Academy

    Campus Tours

    Each campus will offer parents an opportunity to tour the campus. Parents must contact the campus for specific tour dates and times to schedule a tour.

    • Nov. 13 - Dec. 4

    Assistance with Online Application
    Spring ISD parents will receive assistance with the online application. All sessions will be conducted in English and Spanish.


    • Dec. 4: 8-10 am (CEC, 17125 Ella Blvd.)
    • Dec. 13: 5-7 pm (CEC, 17125 Ella Blvd.)

    Virtual by Each Campus

    Virtual links to the parent assistance sessions will be available on the school of choice campus websites closer to the designated date.