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At Rex Academy, we are dedicated to building quality Computer Science education for all ages. Our core belief is that Computer Science should be available to all learners. Computer science is a gateway to many opportunities.

Learning to code is as important as read and write for this generation. Rex makes the process of teaching and learning Computer Science easy and enjoyable for all!

FEATURES

Browser-Based

Standards Aligned (Texas has K-12 Computer Science Standards)

Self-Paced

Integrated Code Editors and Virtual Machines

Auto-Grading

In Depth Analytics

Project-Based Curriculum

K-5 Common Core Aligned

The State of Texas has always been a leader in education. Texas recently announced long term plan through the 2030 school year to achieve its vision regarding public education.

The key topic in this plan is to increase “Student Engagement and Empowerment”. As a result, Texas has built an exceptional set of standards for Computer Science.

At Rex, we have matched Texas’s vision with our own.

STATE OF TEXAS REQUIREMENTS

Per State of Texas Tech App Curriculum requirement (74.3(b)(2)(I)), all public high schools must offer, and 74.3(b)(4) each student must have the opportunity to participate in the following:

Computer Science 1

Computer Science 2 OR AP Computer Science

AT LEAST TWO OF THE FOLLOWING COURSES ARE REQUIRED

Computer Science 3 

Digital Art and Animation 

Digital Communications in the 21st Century 

Digital Design and Media Production 

Digital Forensics

Digital Video and Audio Design 

Discrete Mathematics for Computer Science 

Fundamentals of Computer Science 

Game Programming and Design 

Independent Study in Evolving / Emerging Technologies 

Independent Study in Technology Applications 

Mobile Application Development 

3-D Modeling and Animation 

Web Communications 

Web Design 

Web Game Development 

Texas opened its doors For Coding

Code with the world’s most
student-centric Computer Science
platform.

Rex Academy Courses Aligned with Texas Standards

World Class Tech Platform

DID YOU KNOW

A high school student in Texas must demonstrate proficiency in a language other than English. Knowledge in a computer programming language is sufficient to fulfill this requirement.

At any Texas public university, computer science / programming courses may be used to fulfill the foreign language requirement for ANY degree.

Cybersecurity is now part of CTE and STEM education in Texas.

DID YOU KNOW

TEKS Chapter 130: Career and Technical Education
Arts, A/V Communication Information Technology STEM
Video Game Design Computer Programming I Robotics and Automation
Video Game Programming Computer Programming II
Advanced Video Game Programming Web Technologies
Principles of Cybersecurity
REX ACADEMY ALIGNED COURSES (HIGH SCHOOL)
TX Standard Rex Academy Course
Fundamentals of Computer Science – 130.420 Computer Science Fundamentals
Computer Science I – 130.421 Computer Science I
Computer Science II – 130.422 Computer Science II
Game Programming and Design – 130.426 2D Game Programming
Mobile Application Development – 130.427 Mobile Apps
Foundations of Cybersecurity – 130.428 Cybersecurity I
Cybersecurity Capstone – 130.429 Cybersecurity II
AP Computer Science A – 130.430 AP Computer Science A
AP Computer Science Principles – 130.431 AP Computer Science Principles
Principles of Information Technology – 130.302 IT Fundamentals
Networking – 130.305 Networking Lab – 130.306 Intro. to Networking
REX ACADEMY ALIGNED COURSES (MIDDLE SCHOOL):
TX Standard Rex Academy Course
Grade 6 – Technology Applications Digital Arts Web Design
Grade 7 – Technology Applications Game Design Cybersecurity
Grade 8 – Technology Applications Programming – Python Programming – Java
REX ACADEMY ALIGNED COURSES (ELEMENTARY):
TX Standard Rex Academy Course
Grade 1 – Technology Applications E – Books Kodu
Grade 2 – Technology Applications Kodu Scratch Jr.
Grade 3 – Technology Applications Scratch Keyboarding
Grade 4 – Technology Applications Intermediate Scratch / App Inventor Keyboarding and the Internet
Grade 5 – Technology Applications Advanced Scratch / App Inventor / Alice 3.0 Keyboarding and the Internet

REX ACADEMY RECOMMENDED PATHWAYS

Elementary
K 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
Ebooks
Kodu
Scratch Jr.
Keyboarding and Internet
Scratch
App Inventor
Alice 3.0
Middle School
6th 7th 8th
Digital Arts
Web Design and Media
Game Design
Cybersecurity
Python
Java
Fundamentals of Computer Science
High School
9th 10th 11th 12th
Fundamentals of Computer Science
Computer Science 1
AP Computer Science Principles
IT Fundamentals and Networking
Mobile Apps
Computer Science 2
Cybersecurity I
Game Programming and Design
Java AP Computer Science A
Cybersecurity 2

Rex recognizes the need to improve students’ resume by offering key certifications. Rex’s curriculum prepares you for certification once the proper classes have been successfully completed.

CERTIFICATIONS PREPARATION BY REX

Certification Name Offered Through Rex Preparation Class
Exam 98-381: Introduction to programming using Python Microsoft Intro. to Python
Exam 98-388: Introduction to programing using Java Microsoft Intro. to Java
Java SE 8 Programmer I (1Z0-808) Oracle Intro. to Java and AP Java
IT Fundamentals+ CompTIA IT Fundamentals
Exam 98-383 Introduction to Programming Using HTML and CSS Microsoft Web Design
Network+ CompTIA Networking
Security+ CompTIA Cybersecurity Level 1 and 2
Certified Ethical Hacker EC-Council Cybersecurity Level 1 and 2

ADDITIONAL REX ALIGNMENTS

REX ACADEMY COLLABORATORS

REX CURRICULUM IS USED IN FOLLOWING TEXAS SCHOOLS