Equal Access Law in South Carolina

Read the Equal Access Law for yourself. I’ve highlighted the most important points for homeschoolers to know. Click here to read more about the process for How to Participate in Equal Access. The original source can also be found here: SC Code of Laws Title 59 Education, Chapter 63 Pupils Generally, Section 100 59-63-100 Participation in […]

Piedmont Home Educators’ Association

“Formed in 1997, Piedmont Home Educators’ Association (PHEA) is one of the oldest associations in South Carolina and is well known and respected throughout the state. The ladies that run PHEA are all veteran home schoolers who have personal experience in home schooling students who range from special needs to Palmetto Fellows scholars. We bring […]

Palmetto State Association of Homeschools

Service Area: Statewide Office Location: Box 1272 Taylors, SC 29687 Cost: Early Bird Registration by July 31 $50/family; August 1-31 $65; After Sept 1, $85 Applications available year round Member Services: Membership documents, Class ranking Optional: Transc Record Keeping Due: July 31, required to submit report card grades Religious Affiliation: Christian, no statement of faith […]

Palmetto Independent Educators (PIE)

Service Area: Statewide Office Location: P.O. Box 2475 Aiken, SC 29802 Cost: $60/new family $50/returning family Applications available throughout the year Member Services: Membership documents, workshops, newsletter.  Optional: HSLDA discount, SCHEA discount transcript/Diploma services, PIE class ring Record Keeping Due: June 30; Seniors May 30, monthly attendance totals included Religious Affiliation: none Established: 1996 Director […]

Heart Homeschool Group

“Heart serves families throughout the state of South Carolina, and though our Board has a Christian worldview, a statement of faith is not required to join Heart. We believe that each child is specially created to God’s glory with individual gifts and talents: whether your child is preparing for the workforce, has special learning needs, […]

Alliance Homeschool Association

Service Area: Statewide Office Location: 130 Tannery Way, Lexington, SC 29073 Cost: $50.00/Family Applications accepted till April of the current year Member Services: Membership cards, support group activities, members only Facebook group, graduation ceremony. Includes support group. End of year report deadline: not stated Religious Affiliation: none Director contact: Sugar Jeffcoat Email: alliancehomeschool@gmail.com Phone: 803.251.9761 Website: Alliance […]

Greenwood Christian School Home Educators

Greenwood Christian School Home Educators Association (GCSHEA) Service Area: Western half of South Carolina Office Location: P.O. Box 49362 Greenwood, SC, 29649 Cost: $100.00 for the first student $35.00 for each additional student Family cap of 3 students per family ($170.00 family maximum) Open enrollment: Open Enrollment is from June 1 – September 30 Member Services:  […]

Enlightened SC

Service Area: Statewide Office Location: 2153 E Main St., C14 PB#336 Duncan, SC 29334 Cost: $60 Applications accepted year round. Member Services: Members Identification for teachers and students, transcript preparation for all grade levels, High School class ranking, graduation ceremony. Record Keeping Due: June 1, 2016 (12th and 11th grades) June 15, 2016 (10th and […]

CHASC

Service Area: Statewide Office Location: PO Box 51386, Summerville, SC 29485-1386 Cost: $30/family Early registration $5 discount for renewals by July 31. Applications accepted year round. Member services: Membership Letter, newsletter. Does not offer class ranking. Optional: SCHEA discount, HSLDA discount, Yahoo support groups. Record Keeping Due: May 31 Religious Affiliation: Christian Association.  No statement […]

Academic Advantage Association

Service Area: Statewide Office Location:   557 Hammett Store Rd, Lyman, SC 29365 Cost: Basic Package–$50 High School–$75 Complete –$100 Applications accepted year round $25 discount for applications between May—August. Member Services: Varies with package deals. Membership card, curriculum consultation, transcript and report card preparation, graduation ceremony, class ranking, Stanford standardized testing and special workshop events. […]