Co-Op's & Academies
Help Getting Started:
Lighthouse Home School Support-- help with planning, transcripts, Texas statutes, homeschool advising, curriculum needs, homeschool enrichment and more. email firstname.lastname@example.org 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! 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@example.com
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 - firstname.lastname@example.org
Spindletop Christian HomeSchool - Meets weekly on Tuesdays in Beaumont, preschool thru 12th grade, offers classes in literature,science,art,P.E., and electives. Contact Shawn Barton Bergeron at email@example.com or visit the website.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the website.
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.
CAFA - Meets weekly on Tuesdays in Vidor/Orange, preschool thru 12th grade, classes in history, art, drama, music, and various clubs. Contact Patti Burton.
Classical Conversations- classical, Christian community that meets weekly in Orange County on Tuesdays. Currently offers programs for k4-6th grade, but will be adding additional grade levels in the future. Classes in science, art, music, latin, geography, english grammar, math, timeline, and history. Students also enjoy giving presentations. Contact Missy Christine Sobutka, Foundations/Essentials Director --email: email@example.com
Veritas Classical Academy - 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 Clayborne park (Vidor) on the first Thursday of each month from 1:00-3:00pm at the small playground on the left just inside the entrance. SUMMER MONTHS - gather at the large, fenced in play area every Thursday 10:00am-12:00. MEMBERSHIP - $15 per family per year for supplies and end of year party. CONTACT - Kathy Covey (president) 409.745.2988 home or email: email@example.com and Kimmy Mazzagate (treasurer/secretary) 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 Knupple Park in Silsbee on Fridays.
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, Groves. 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 Tara Hoyt on FB for more information. 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