Meet ups, Co-ops & Enrichment
Help Getting Started:
Lighthouse Home School Support-- help with planning, transcripts, Texas statutes, homeschool advising, curriculum needs, homeschool enrichment and more. email [email protected] for appointment or call 409-729-6000 ext. 2
CHSEL - Christian HomeSchool Enrichment Labs in Port Arthur, Texas, at Ridgewood Church provides lab-style learning opportunities to enrich your home school journey! Labs are a-la-carte, so participate at your preferred level. There is a monthly fee for each lab. Visit chsel.org and find out how you can become involved in this growing opportunity to encourage, support and enjoy! Call 729-6000 ext 2 or email [email protected]
Grace Co-Op - Meets weekly on Monday in Beaumont, nursery thru 12th grade, classes in history, science, literature, art, music, P.E., writing, drama, latin, and more. CONTACT - [email protected] 409-898-4993
Texas HOME Educators - Meets the 1st and 3rd Fridays in Kountze, classes in musical theater, art, science, history, band, and toddler classes. Contact Susan Reed at [email protected] or visit the website link. Facebook: www.facebook.com/groups/214774011962
Heartway Homeschool Co-op in Silsbee, Texas, is a group of Christian homeschooling families that will meet on Tuesdays to jointly share in the education of our children. Offering core classes for pre-K through high school in history, science, literature, and writing classes for 3rd-high school, Heartway also has an array of electives such as art, choir, culinary, drama, ASL, Spanish, and P.E. Contact Jennifer Yeary/Amity Beck. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/heartwayhomeschoolcoop/
Hope Co-op at FBC-- HOPE Co-op will be located at First Baptist Church in Bridge City, Fall of 2021. HOPE's mission is to provide a Christ-centered cooperative educational experience. This co-op utilizes adult gifts and talents to meet the needs of our homeschool students, and to offer encouragement to one another. Contact: [email protected] 903-932-2393
CAFA - Meets weekly on Tuesdays in Vidor/Orange, preschool thru 12th grade, classes in history, art, drama, music, and various clubs. Contact [email protected] Website: http://www.cafasetx.com/index/php Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CAFAsetx/
Classical Conversations- classical, Christian community that meet weekly in the Beaumont area. Currently offers programs for k4-12. Classes in science, art, music, latin, geography, english grammar, math, timeline, and history. Students also enjoy giving presentations. Local Contact: [email protected].com General information: www.classicalconversations.com
Veritas Classical Academy - Private school that functions through home and campus instruction. Students meet on campus 2 days a week in Beaumont at Westgate Memorial Baptist Church and study at home under parental supervision on alternating days, preschool thru 10th grade (with plans to add an additional grade every year), Christian-centered, and time-tested classical curriculum, Contact [email protected] or visit website. http://www.veritasclassicalacademy.org
Meet-ups and Enrichment Groups:
Good Samaritan Fellowship Son-Flower Seeds Support Group - Fred, Texas. We meet two times a month, usually 1st and 3rd Fridays and simply offer the local Christian homeschool kids a chance to fellowship and spend some time together with other like-minded Christians along with being a support for parents who may have questions or concerns. On the 3rd Friday's gathering we try to make that more of a field trip outing and meet up to travel together and be apart. CONTACT Angie Waldrep at 409-377-2427. Leave message.
Grace 4H - meets at St. Mark’s in Beaumont. We are a home-schooled 4- H group within the Jefferson County 4-H program. We meet the second Thursday of the month from September through May.
HEART (Home Educated and Righteously Trained- meets Aug-May at Claiborne park (Vidor) on the first Monday of each month from 1:00-3:00pm under the paviallion. SUMMER MONTHS -may vary. CONTACT - Kathy Covey 409.745.2988 [email protected] or Kimmy Mazzagate 409.746.0894 home or private message on Facebook
Homeschool Park Meetup - Events posted on SETX Homeschool Help FB page, but there is no group affiliation. It’s a casual, relaxed time of play and social time. Meets at Lumberton Park on 421 every other Friday.
L.I.F.E Homeschool Group- a social network of events and activities for homeschoolers. All families are welcome to participate regardless of ethnicity, religion, gender, lifestyle, or disability. This group is for social events and activities. Contact [email protected], Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LIFEHomeschoolGroup
Reach 4H - meets the 2nd Friday of each month at Christ Covenant Church in Beaumont.
Heritage Girls and Trail Life Boys-- If you live near Nederland, Port Neches, Beaumont. Port Arthur, Bridge City, Orangefield. We have a centrally located American Heritage Girls and Trail Life for Boys group that meets in Groves! Ages 5-18. This group is not homeschool specific. Contact Yvette Durham for AHG [email protected] www.americanheritagegirls.org
Girl Scouts: www.girlscouts.org
Boy Scouts: www.boyscouts.org
Texas Home Educators -Mid-Way Baptist in Kountze
Homeschool 4H- Mauriceville
Tyrrell Park Stables - Beaumont - www.beaumontcvb.com
Stable Spirit - - Vidor - www.stable-spirit.org
All Around Training - Kirbyville - www.allaroundtrainingcenter.com
State and National Homeschool Support and Assistance:
Texas Home Educators-support and enrichment state level
Texas Home School Coalition-legal assistance and support information state level
Home School Legal Defense Association-legal assistance and support information national
Internet Advisor Port Arthur--Internet provider comparison tool for Port Arthur, TX