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

“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. […]

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 […]

SAFE in HEARLD5

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 […]

Homeward Education Association

Service Area: Statewide Office Location: 6 Professional Court, Sumter, SC 29150 Office hours: Monday through Thursday 1 pm until 5 pm Cost: $30 per student $60.00 maximum per family High school fees: $30 Applications close for the current year in April Member Services: Membership documents, minimal phone and email support, class ranking, graduation ceremony, lending […]

Carolina Homeschooler

Service Area: Statewide Office location: Virtual organization, email support only (usually answered within 24 hours), based in Lancaster, SC) Cost: $75/one student, plus $25/each additional Early bird discounts offered from January through April each year. Application deadline: Fall Member Services: Membership letter, membership card, frequent newsletters, homeschool guidance and support, field trips, park days, events, educational […]

At Home in the Lowcountry Homeschool Association

  At Home In the Lowcountry Service Area: Statewide Office Location: 143 Wilton Street, Goose Creek, SC 29445 Cost: $30 per family, Applications accepted year round Member Services: Membership documentation, Member Cards, “Starting to Homeschool” workshops. Unlimited phone and email support, class ranking, graduation ceremony and diploma. Optional: Transcript preparation, Teaching Coach for parents who need […]