Service Area: in and around Anderson County HOPE is a legal 3rd option group offered only to CHOICE support group members Office Location: P.O. Box 377, Anderson, SC 29622 Cost: CHOICE fee, $45; plus HOPE fee, $10 New member fee, $25 Applications accepted year round Member Services: Membership documents, support group activities, graduation ceremony, group […]

Foothills Accountability Association

Service Area: Oconee, Pickens, and Anderson counties Office location: P.O. Box 35, Seneca, SC 29679 Cost: $30/family, High schoolers add $5/each, Seniors add $20/each, also recommended HSLDA membership Registration deadline in Fall. Member Services: Membership packet (mailed), mandatory accountability meetings, e-chain newsletter, workshops, curriculum lending library, college scholarship assistance, confidential prayer. Record Keeping Due: May […]

Grace Home School Association

Service Area: Statewide Office Location: 3336 W. Palmetto Street, Florence, SC 29501 Cost: $75.00 per year per family $45.00 if kindergarten only High school fee of $50 per student in grades 9-12. Applications accepted year round. No seniors accepted after January 31 Member Services: Membership documents, Graduation ceremony, prom. Optional: Grace PLUS quarterly reporting and […]

Faithful Scholars

“Faithful Scholars Mission Statement: To love, praise and serve God in this life through encouraging and equipping homeschooling families, as well as honoring each family’s approach to education; knowing that each of us home-educate for a variety of reasons, always aiming to educate above reproach, in order to send our children forth with a stronger […]

Half Moon Homeschool Accountability Association

Service Area: Statewide, welcomes unschoolers and relaxed schoolers Office Location: Charleston, SC Cost: $50 for the first student $20 each additional student Early Bird discount: 50% off the first student till May 31. $25/first student, plus $20 each additional. Member Services: Membership documents. Optional: Diploma and Transcript preparation, $75 Record Keeping Due: May 31 Religious […]

Facebook and Yahoo Online Support Groups

These Facebook and Yahoo groups are listed her in alphabetical order, to facilitate the page editors being able to add groups more easily. Locations are included in the description to help you find the ones that meet-up near you. Facebook Groups NOTE: To the best of my knowledge, all these groups are no cost, no membership […]

Homeschool Accountability Options in South Carolina

Choosing among homeschool accountability options is not as hard as it seems. You need to choose one, just one. Many new homeschoolers ask a friend who is homeschooling and go with that–follow the leader style. Or maybe you don’t know anyone–so you’re gonna just throw a dart at one and hope that’s a good fit for you. […]

Community Bible Church Christian Homeschoolers

Service Area: Beaufort Area Office Location: P.O. Box 119  •  Beaufort, SC 29901 Cost: $30, encouraged to also join HSLDA Limited membership: Active participation and doctrinal statement of Community Bible Church. Member Services: Accountability coverage, transcript assistance, class ranking, support meetings, park days, co-op, a homeschooling conference that are open to anyone in our homeschooling […]

The Academy Of Home Education

Service Area: Statewide Office location: 1700 Wade Hampton Blvd. Greenville, SC 29614 Cost: $75 application fee, plus the annual administrative fee upon acceptance: First Student $175, Second Student $140, Each Additional Student $125 Member Services: Membership documents, newsletters, report card/transcript preparation, guidance/consultation, required annual standardized testing, graduation, Earn “Cash for College” credits toward degree from […]


Service Area: Lexington, Richland and surrounding counties Office Location: P.O. Box 1743, Irmo, SC 29063 Cost: $5/student $25/high school family, plus membership in HEARLD5 Support group & HSLDA (required) Applications deadline: Sept 1. Member Services: Membership documents, class ranking, support group. Optional transcript preparation Record Keeping Due: 90-day form due February 15; 180-day form due […]