FIELD TRIP AND SCOUTING GROUPS
Hill Country Home School Scouts
(Bulverde and surrounding areas)
Girl Scouts and Cub Scouts
Restricted to girl scouts and cub scouts
Membership fee: $10 per family for dues & registration to Girl Scouts of America or Boy Scouts of America
We are a scouting organization for families of home schooled children.
Hill Country Christian Homeschoolers (HCCH)
(Bulverde, Spring Branch, Stone Oak, Canyon Lake, and surrounding areas)
Open to Everyone
Yearly Membership Fee: $20
The Hill Country Christian Homeschoolers group meets on the far north side of San Antonio in Stone Oak/Bulverde/Spring Branch/Canyon Lake. Our group offers both a social opportunity for our kids to get together and optional elementary- and high school-aged co-ops. Our yearly social events include the Back-to-School picnic, Christmas caroling on the SA Riverwalk, Father-Daughter Dance and Promotion Night. We also offer a weekly Friday afternoon parkday in Bulverde, monthly field trips and nature walks PLUS monthly Teacher Night Outs for ourselves. Our co-ops are also extremely popular with the surrounding area homeschoolers. The elementary aged co-op called Primary Academic Classes (PAC) meets on Fridays and offers both "fun" and academic classes. The high school program called Secondary Academic Classes (SAC) meets on Mondays and offers many academic classes and tutors for our older students. We invite you to come check out our Friday parkday and let your kids meet our kids! A Statement of Faith is NOT required to join our organization. Check out our website for more information!
Home Education San Antonio (HomeEdSA)
A resource for families' home educating their children in the San Antonio Area. Includes weekly newsletter of San Antonio area events, over 700 local resources, support bulletin board, and other home school information. Event/Field trip listing.
Home School Happenings
(San Antonio, New Braunfels, & Seguin)
Membership Fee: $20 yearly
Our Home Teen group is part of Home Team and offers teen activities every month. Our teen group is for ages 12 to 18yrs. We often have special activities for the teens at our weekly Friday park days too!
All members must have at least one homeschooled child that is 4 years or older to enjoy the membership - as most field trips are aimed at kinder and older. We encourage all members to join in on at least one activity a month when possible. We do require that members attend at least once every 3 months.
L.I.F.E. Christian Home School Group
(Leadership. Integrity. Family. Excellence.)
Suzi Tifft 830-626-1177 SuziTifft@aol.com
Gina Jeffries 512-504-9288 email@example.com
Requires a signed statement of faith.
Membership fee: $25 yearly
Come together with like-minded Christian families in a relaxed environment for fellowship, special interest clubs, student government, service projects, monthly field trips, teen Bible study, prom, graduation, monthly mom's support meetings, quarterly mom's night out, mom's Bible study, yearbook, family directory, egroup. Meets Thursdays 1-4pm at Tree of Life Church in New Braunfels. Activities geared towards teens but whole family is welcome.
Northwest Home Educators
Linda Alexander~ Chairman
Karyn Pleake~ Registrar
Membership Fee: $25 per year
All are welcome to join. Mission statement and policies must be signed upon registration. Membership requires the family to be home educating according to Texas State Law. Each member will be responsible for helping with the success of the events by holding a position within the group.
Member Benefits include Members Only E-Loop Yahoo Group, Teacher's Cards, Group T-Shirts Available, School Pictures / Student IDs, Mom's Night Out and Family Fellowships
Fall History Festival, Monthly Field Trips, Classes & Co-ops Support, and Six Flags reading program. Members also receive group rate for Childrens Fine Art Series, Paint By Music, Symphony and Nutcracker. Volunteer / Ministry Opportunities, Holiday Celebrations - Christmas and Valentines Day, Annual Bike Rodeo, Annual Book and Everything Sale, Scholastic Fair Educational Achievement Project Presentation Day and Career Day are also benefits of membership.
Randolph Area Military Christian Home Educators (RAMCHE)
Restricted to Christian military families.
No membership fee!
They support the parents by providing weekly play days for the children, and the parents use that time to visit and ask questions of fellow home schoolers. Also have a monthly Family Dinner Out, where the whole family meets with other whole families - a chance for dads to meet, and all families can visit and encourage one another.
San Antonio Home Education Resources and Opportunities (SAHERO)
S.A.H.E.R.O. is a non-profit organization committed to providing access to opportunities and resources for home educators of all races, religions, philosophies and
education styles for expanding and improving their home education experience. Event/Field trip listing.
San Antonio Home School Fun & Learning (SAHFL)
(All of San Antonio and New Braunfels)
Open to everyone
Supports and encourages parents while also providing field trips and activities for the entire group.
San Antonio Area Home School Scouts
210-479-3972 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Restricted to scouts
The recent policy change by BSA has caused us to end our relationship with them for moral reasons. This year, we will move to a brand new, Christ-centered program, which will launch in January 2014. This fall, our boys and dads will be focusing on many skills and adventures which do not fall under any other organization in anticipation of the upcoming program.
American Heritage Girls Troop ages 5-18(AHG)
Membership Fee: AHG $100 plus uniforms and camping costs.
Meetings are held on Monday nights from 7:00 - 8:30 at Leon Springs Baptist Church
There are many family activities and field trips including camping!
San Antonio Military Home Educators (SAMHE)
A group for military families in the
Lackland Air Force Base area of San Antonio.
They gather for such activities as park/gym days, bowling, skating, field trips, Parent's Night Out, etc. They have special support services just for military families.