Request AHSA Membership (beginning June 1, 2015)

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

Registration for the 2015-2016 school year begins June 1, 2015.  Thank you for applying to join AHSA!

Please make sure you type in today's date in the first field under "additional fields" below.  Otherwise, your application will not be read as updated.  Thank you.

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

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*Primary Last Name:
*Primary First Name:
*Primary Email:
Secondary Last Name:
Secondary First Name:
Additional Email Address(es):
Separate multiples with a comma.
If additional email address(es) are entered above, should they also receive weekly email and forum notifications, etc.?
Yes     No
For United States and Canada:
For Other Countries:
*Zip/Postal Code:
* Timezone:
*Area Code:
Phone 2:
Show Children Info to Other Families:
*User Name: (must be 3-15 characters long)
*Password: (must be 3-15 characters long)
*Confirm Password:
Church Affiliation:
Year you Started Homeschooling:
Family Business/Services:
*Weekly Email Update: Would you like to receive a weekly email update?
Yes    No
*Privacy: Include my family information in the membership on-line directory?
Yes    No
*Forum Emails: Would you like to receive forum notifications via email (not just the ones you create)?
Yes    No
Many Emails: Would you like to receive notifications IMMEDIATELY?
Yes      No
Delivery Type:
Whole Thread      New Part Only
Daily Digest: Would you like to receive notifications ONCE A DAY?
Yes      No
Select which forum categories you would like to be notified about:
AHSA Forum
Classifieds - Many Emails: Would you like to receive ALL classified notifications IMMEDIATELY via email:
Yes    No
Classifieds - Daily Digest: Would you like to receive ALL classified notifications ONCE A DAY via email?
Yes    No
Message to Group Administrator:

Additional Questions:

1. *

Please enter today's date:

2. *

Are you a member of a SC virtual charter school ((e.g. K12, Connections Academy)?

Yes No

3. *

Is this an initial or renewal application for AHSA?

Initial Application Renewal Application

4. *


  • I have read the current by-laws of the Anderson Home School Association, Inc. in their entirety (see "More About AHSA" on the sidebar of this website).
  • I understand that AHSA is a Christian organization and that by submitting this application for membership in the corporation, I am agreeing to abide by all standards and policies of the corporation as established by the Board of Directors and will refrain from engaging in any activity which may bring reproach on the corporation or home education.
  • I understand that my children's photos may appear on the AHSA website (no names will be used on the website).
  • I understand that any student on probation with the state is not eligible for AHSA membership;
I agree to the above terms of membership I do not agree with the above terms of membership

5. *

Please check which Legal Option you are registered with:

(1 required)
Legal Option #1: School District Legal Option #2: SCAIHS
Legal Option #3: Other


If you chose "Option #3: other" above, please list the name of your legal accountability option #3 group:


New Members Only :

Please explain your reasons for wanting to homeschool:

Would you also like to join South Carolina’s state-wide support group?  AHSA is a group member of the South Carolina Home Educators Association (SCHEA), the state-wide support group.  You may join SCHEA through AHSA at a discounted rate for only $15/year.  SCHEA provides its members with useful services and keeps you up-to-date on homeschooling matters in our state.  To join, go to, click on “join now” and “individual membership.”  You will be allowed to name AHSA as your group in order to get the group discount.  Then, pay online through Paypal

8. *

Are you a member of the Home School Legal Defense Association (HSLDA?)


Yes, I am a member No, I am not a member

If you are not, please consider joining today.  Home School Legal Defense Association is a nonprofit advocacy organization established to defend and advance the constitutional right of parents to direct the upbringing and education of their children and to protect family freedoms. They provide homeschooling-related legal advice and representation to 84,000+ member families, promote homeschool-friendly legislation at the state and federal levels, and offer information and resources to encourage and support all homeschoolers. AHSA has a group discount number which reduces the HSLDA annual dues from $115 to $95.  Once your membership has been approved, you may access this number under the members section of the website.  The application to join the HSLDA can be found at

ALL APPLICANTS: Please note that your membership in AHSA is not valid until it is approved by the AHSA board, and we receive your membership fees, so please remember to send in your payments through PayPal after completing this application.  


Yearly membership dues for AHSA are $60.

Please be sure to make your payments either online through PayPal (see below), or mail in a money order to AHSA at PO Box 2382 Anderson, SC 29622.  No checks, please.

You can make a secure PayPal payment by clicking on "Pay online with PayPal" under the Public Pages in the sidebar.

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