Welcome to HOPE
Home Oriented Private Education (HOPE) for Hidalgo County, Inc. is a Christ-centered, biblically sound, homeschool support group located in the Rio Grande Valley (RGV) of Texas. We have served the homeschool needs of this area since 1994, making us one of the first and oldest home educator support organization in the state of Texas. We have homeschool families from McAllen, Edinburg, Mission, Pharr, Alamo, Weslaco, Harlingen, and points in between.
HOPE homeschool group offers families the ability to pool and share resources, to collaborate in the educational process, and a place to build community. HOPE provides a network for the flow of vital information between individual homeschooling families and local, state, and national organizations.
Finally, through athletic, educational, and social endeavors, HOPE seeks to strengthen families, helping them to raise men and women who seek God’s heart.
Did you know?
In the state of Texas, home schools have been identified as private schools with all the same rights and privileges (according to the Texas Education Code) so long as the following legal requirements are met:
- Parents must be teaching in a bona-fide, good faith manner.
- Parents must use a written curriculum.
- Student(s) must study subjects including: reading, spelling, grammar, math, and good citizenship.