2014-2015 Membership App.

Fill out the form below and click the Continue button at the bottom.

Thank you for your interest in REACH Co-op! 

 

Please note that this group meets in the Clear Lake area of Houston, Texas

 

Steps in the application process:

  1. Complete this online application
  2. Attend an Information and Interview meeting with Head Coordinator(s).
  3. Pay membership fees.
  • No checks will be cashed until after acceptance into REACH.
  • It is best for you to write a check for the full member amount when you apply.

There is a minimum of $100.00 due with your application.

 If you prefer, you may pay online, however, the payment will not be held and there is a non-refundable processing fee of $5.00.  If you are not accepted to REACH, the remainder of your application fee will be returned.

 Note:  Please understand that joining REACH Co-op is making a commitment to the other families in REACH to teach for the school year.  

 

Fees:  Membership fees are the material evidence of your teaching commitment to REACH families for the year and are not refundable after May 1st, 2014.  Your check will not be cashed until after acceptance.

 

Steps before applying:

  1. Read our Statement of Faith. 
  2. Read our Frequently Asked Questions. 
  3. Read our Handbook including Peacemaking Guidelines.

Next, If you agree with our:

  1. Statement of Faith
  2. Teaching service committment
  3. Mandatory attendance at semester meetings.
  4. Dress code and behavior guidelines 
  5. Background Check Requirement

 

Then, you may proceed to the application process below.

 If you do not agree, please do not apply.

 Application Form Instructions

Keep a record of your 2014 User Name and password.   (We suggest you put the year 2014 at the end.)  

The following is necessary for either communication or administrative purposes.

  • Include all attending children’s info, including birthdates.
  • Choose Weekly Update – This is our weekly newsletter.
  • Choose ‘Update to REACH members’.
  • Choose ‘Student department’ boxes for each of your children. 

Again, these 3 categories are necessary.  Thank you for keeping up to date.

 

All children's info is hideable from the other families, but needed for registration.

Notice the blue link for “Add Another” at the bottom of the ‘Child’ box.

 

 

Optional Categories

The remainder of the forum categories are optional. They allow you to stay current on things such as prayer requests, as well as current home school opportunities. Another feature is your ability to post to the forum and ask questions about curriculum, look for a babysitter, and much more!

 

Thank you for showing that REACH Co-op is valuable to your family and we hope to be speaking with you soon.

Donna Kline
REACH Co-op Head Coordinator

 

Check here if you have read and agree to the TERMS OF SERVICE.

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*Primary First Name:
Spouse First Name:
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Additional Email Address(es):
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If additional email address(es) are entered above, should they also receive weekly email and forum notifications, etc.?
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Children:
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*User Name: (must be 3-15 characters long)
*Password: (must be 3-15 characters long)
*Confirm Password:
 
Year you Started Homeschooling:
Family Business/Services:
*Weekly Email Update: Would you like to receive a weekly email update?
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*Forum Emails: Would you like to receive forum notifications via email (not just the ones you create)?
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Many Emails: Would you like to receive notifications IMMEDIATELY?
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Delivery Type:
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Daily Digest: Would you like to receive notifications ONCE A DAY?
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Select which forum categories you would like to be notified about:
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To High School Students
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To Upper Elementary Students
To Early Elementary Students
To Preschool Students
To High School Teachers
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To Upper Elementary Teachers
To Early Elementary Teachers
To Preschool Teachers
REACH Lending Library
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Classifieds - Many Emails: Would you like to receive ALL classified notifications IMMEDIATELY via email:
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Classifieds - Daily Digest: Would you like to receive ALL classified notifications ONCE A DAY via email?
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Message to Group Administrator:

Additional Questions:

1.
* Do you agree with our Statement of Faith?
yes no
I have a question
2.
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What church do you attend as an active member?

3.
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I have read and agree to model & enforce the Rules & Guidelines of REACH co-op in the most current handbook

yes no
4.
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I agree to attend all mandatory parent / teacher meetings to maintain and improve the quality of the co-op for all families involved.

1.  Fall Semester Meeting, usually held 2 weeks prior to the fall semester.

2. Spring Semester Meeting, usually held 1 week prior to the spring semester.

yes no
5.
*

What curruculums do you use?

6.
*

What is your preferred scope & sequence for your home school?

For example, Abeka and Bob Jones follow a traditional scope & sequence, where as a classical sequence divides world history into 4 periods and repeats them 3 times from 1st grade to 12th.  A Sonlight sequence would not fit in either of these categories.

(1 required)
Traditional Classical, 4 year rotation
Sonlight Combination
Other
7.
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Husband's occupation and Employer

8.
* Father's daytime phone
9.
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1st choice of teaching level preference

(1 required)
Preschool (birth-PK2) Preschool (PK3-PK4)
Early Elementary (K or grades 1-2) Upper Elementary (grades 3-5)
PE - EE & UE (grades K-5) Intermediate (grades 6-8)
High School (grades 9-12) PE sports INT & HS (grades 6-12)
Other
10.
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2nd choice of teaching level preference

(1 required)
Preschool (birth-PK2) Preschool (PK3-PK4)
Early Elementary (K or grades 1-2) Upper Elementary (grades 3-5)
PE - EE & UE (grades K-5) Intermediate (grades 6-8)
High School (grades 9-12) PE Sports INT & HS (6-12)
Other
11.
Is there a specific course you would like to request to teach? If so please use the space provided.
12.
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Please indicate your field of expertise or interest

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13.

Please let us know if you have a degree.  Degrees are not required to teach, but this information is helpful to us in placing your teaching department

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14.
If you have a degree, please provide the subject area of your major and any minors
15.

Add on service (in addition to your member commitment)

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16.

Returning members are preferred for these jobs which require more than the usual member commitment

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17.
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Are you a member of any other home school organizations?

(1 required)
THSC HSLDA
GCCHS CLCHS
FAITH Co-op CHSA
Family Homeschool Baseball HCYA
Other None
18.
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Families desire to join REACH Co-op for many reasons and we would like to know yours. Please check all that apply.

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19.

New applicants only: Please provide 1st reference (name & email or phone #) (REACH members are preferable)

20.

New applicants only: Please provide 2nd reference (name & email or phone #) (REACH members are preferable)

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