New System School

Service Area: Statewide Office Location: PO Box 84247, Lexington, SC 29073-4247 Cost: $15 registration and $165 annual dues, plus required HSLDA membership Applications open: June 1 thru May 31. Member Services: Membership documents, ID card, diploma, curriculum advisement Record Keeping Due: August 1 (or upon renewal registration) Religious Affiliation: Jehovah’s Witness Director: Karl Becker Email: nss.southcarolina@gmail.com […]

LowCountry Homeschool Association

Service Area: Office Location: 145 Regent Avenue, Bluffton, SC 29910 Cost: $30/family Early Bird registration March-April, $25/family Member Services: Membership Documents, Graduation, Science Fair, class ranking, Facebook support group. Optional: HSLDA discount, transcript preparation, standardized testing opportunity Record Keeping Due: January 15 and June 5. Progress report submitted. Seniors due: May 30 Religious Affiliation: none Director contact: […]

LEAH: Lowcountry Educators’ Association of Homeschools

  After much consideration and prayer, we felt that it was time to head in a new direction. We anticipate closing our association after processing all End of Year Reports, and concluding transcript business by August 30, 2016. We wish to encourage our current members to transfer their memberships to other associations for the 2016-2017 […]

HOPE

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

Foothills Accountability Association is a 3rd Option Accountability group in South Carolina. Here’s a look at some of the services they offer. Note: The information provided here is for reference only. The association prices and services may have changed since this post was updated.  Foothills Accountability Association Service Area: Oconee, Pickens, and Anderson counties Office location: […]

Grace Home School Association

Grace Home School Association is a 3rd Option Accountability group in South Carolina. Here’s a look at some of the services they offer. Note: The information provided here is for reference only. The association prices and services may have changed since this post was updated.  Service Area: Statewide Office Location: 3336 W. Palmetto Street, Florence, SC […]

Faithful Scholars

Faithful Scholars is a 3rd Option Accountability group in South Carolina. Here’s a look at some of the services they offer. Note: The information provided here is for reference only. The association prices and services may have changed since this post was updated.  Faithful Scholars “Faithful Scholars Mission Statement: To love, praise and serve God in […]

Half Moon Homeschool Accountability Association

“We love working with homeschool families! We welcome all homeschoolers and support your right to homeschool your child the best way that works for your family.” ~Katie Frampton, director 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% […]

Facebook and Yahoo Online Support Groups

Online support groups are a great resource for your homeschool. Many of them are free or very low cost to join. 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 […]

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. […]