Please follow these instructions to register:
Registration begins at 8:00 am on the following schedule:
Friday, March 1st: All current, eligible BHC members
Friday, March 8th: Members of The Church at Brook Hills
Friday, March 15th: Open to the public
Non-current BHC members must create a Profile on the website first. Click on www.homeschool-life.com/al/bhc and click on Join in the upper right-hand corner of the home page. Complete the information on the displayed window. You will receive a confirmation of your submission as well as directions about the registration process.
Pay Registration Fee - a non-refundable $100/Student (with a family cap of $300) is required before registration and is payable to BHC to cover registration, administration, and website expenses. Please direct payment to BHC using Venmo (@BHCoop), indicating it is the registration fee as well as the name(s) of student(s) registering for BHC. (Venmo is a specific digital wallet app on your phone. It may take a few days to establish a Venmo account.)
Once your payment is confirmed by the administration, you will receive an e-mail confirming your access to the website to register.
Click on the BHC home page: www.homeschool-life.com/al/bhc.
Click on Login first and go to Profile on the top header and follow the prompts to update your membership profile. You may be automatically redirected to the profile page. Be sure to update your student's grade level, cell phone, medical information, and emergency contact information.
Click on Classes on the home page (scroll down to the boxes on the bottom of the home page)
For each class for which you desire to register a student, click on the class. An expanded box with information about the class (teacher, costs, course description, time/day of meeting, syllabus, etc.) will appear. Click the box next to the student's name you are registering for the class.
Be sure to click the Register word at the top right-hand side of the box.
Lower School Parents, if you desire to register your student for a class outside of his current grade (up or down one grade), please contact April Palmer to discuss class options.
Continue the same process to register for multiple classes.
If your lower school student is on campus during the Lunch/Recess period, you must register him/her for the grade appropriate Lunch/Recess class.
If your upper school student has a gap between classes and wants to remain on campus, you must register him/her for study hall.
Click on View Summary when completed to confirm you registered for all classes successfully (top of screen, right-hand side).
On the Home page, click on Forms. Complete all forms necessary (Peacemaker Pledge, Medical Release and Waiver, Handbook Signature Page (lower school and/or upper school), and the Upper School Registration form if necessary.
A deposit of $50 per class is due by April 1st. You may pay this upon registration for classes or elect to pay it between registration and April 1st. A listing of teachers along with their preferred payment method(s) can be found at the bottom of your registration summary as well as on the Logistics page. Your place is held in the class until April 1st, and your deposit must be paid by this date or you may lose your spot in the class. PLEASE NOTE: Once you pay the $50 deposit for a class, you are committing to pay the full tuition for that class, so please be thoughtful about your class decisions.
If your student must drop a class on or before April 1st, please contact a member of our leadership team. An administrator will delete the class from your registration summary as well as update your accounting balance.
There is a facility fee of $40 per student (BHC pays The Church at Brook Hills for the use of the facility). This fee may be paid to BHC via Venmo (@BHCoop) by the first day of class in the fall semester.
For questions regarding paying registration fees/Venmo, please contact Leanne Rogers at (205) 422-4740 . For questions related to registration on the website, please contact Sheryl Turner at (205) 706-8173.