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Christian Home Educators of Ohio (CHEO) Edit Remove More
573 Hebron Road #301, Heath, Ohio 43056
Phone: (740) 522-2460
Email: Form / Contact Page
CHEO seeks to preserve the God-given, constitutional right to home educate, and to support and encourage families in fulfilling this biblical responsibility.

ABLE (Achieving Bible Led Education) Edit Remove
111 N. Adams St. New Carlisle, Ohio Serving Clark, Greene, Miami, Montgomery, counties in Ohio
Contact: Heather Phipps
Phone: 937-831-4476
Email: able@hiac.net
ABLE Homeschooling is a educational co-op for home schooled families with the focus of training up a generation of leaders with the hearts of servants. Classes are offered for 2yrs old through high school. ABLE students participate in classes that challenge their minds and strengthen their character.Co-op classes are held on Mondays, and optional classes are available on Fridays. Students also have the opportunity to participate in Missions at Home service projects. Our classes are Christian/based on the Bible. Classes include Character building, Civics, Critical Thinking, Oral Interpretation, ASL (American Sign Language), High School Spanish, Hip Hop Dance, Creative Writing, Gym, Apologetics, etc. We also offer parents nights, and field trips plus opportunities for presentations and social gatherings. Our class sizes are small capped at 10 students to keep optimal learning conditions. Read more...

Akron Roman Catholic Home Educators (ARCHE) Edit Remove More
Summit County
Contact: Elena LaVictoire
Phone: (330) 762-3327
Email: Form / Contact Page
We are a group of families who have chosen to educate some or all, of our children at home. As a Catholic support group, we are committed to following Jesus Christ as instructed and led by the Magisterium (teaching authority) of the Roman Catholic Church. We are diverse in our schooling approaches, but united in our desire to raise our children to be steadfast disciples of Jesus, full of wisdom and faith, lacking nothing (James 1:4). In the spirit of ecumenism, we welcome families of all faiths. We meet for fall hikes, playground days, and picnic lunches; field trips, saints' day parties and more. Annual membership is $12.

Allen County Christian Homeschoolers (ACCHS) Edit Remove More
Serving Allen County and surrounding area
Contact: Kendall
Email: acchomeschool@aol.com
The Allen County Christian Homeschool Group is dedicated to providing encouragement and support to homeschool families in the Lima - Allen County, Ohio and surrounding areas. Just a few of the things we offer our members is classes at Enrichment Days, held every other week during the school year. We schedule a wide variety of field trips for our members, as well as support groups, and performances and plays.

Beth Yada Home School Group and Co-op Edit Remove More
Middletown, OH
Contact: Carolyn James
Email: homeschool.bethyada@gmail.com
A Christian homeschool group with members from Middletown, Trenton, Carlisle, Franklin areas, Somerville, and Hamilton. Offers Thursday afternoon parent-taught co-op classes and monthly roller-skating as well as fellowship, field trips, 4-H club, etc.

Buckeye Band and Strings Homeschool Band Classes Edit Remove More
787 South State Street Wes terville OH 43081
Contact: Wes Miller (band) or Jane Watson (strings)
Phone: (614) 323-7052 or 614-264-1155
Email: wesmiller1966@gmail.com
Buckeye Band and Strings is an instrumental music education class designed specifically for homeschooled children who are looking for a fun, educational band or string class in which to play. We meet once a week for 1 hour, and have 3 sessions with a performance at the end of each session. The classes are taught by people who specialize on the instruments they are teaching with the band class being taught by Wes Miller and the strings by Jane Watson.

Christ the Divine Teacher Catholic Home Educators (CDTCHE) Edit Remove
12949 W Geauga Trl Chesterland, OH 44026
Contact: Dawn Verona or 4408406656
Phone: (440) 382-7740
Email: diane_s_t@yahoo.com
Catholic Homeschool support group serving Northeast Ohio Cuyahoga, Geauga and Lake counties. Monthly activities such as field trips, gym, swimming lessons, service work, parties, science and public speaking opportunities, etc. as well as family support. Read more...

Christian Home Educators of Carroll, Columbiana, and Stark Counties Edit Remove More
P.O. Box 552, Waynesburg, OH 44688-0552
Contact: Celia Hartmann
Email: checcs@dustbunniesandbooks.com
We are a small, conservative Christian group who meets once a week October through April for co-op classes such as Science, Art, Gym, History, etc. Classes vary according to what moms want to offer each year Members are required to pay dues, sign a statement of faith, and fill out other paperwork. Members are also asked to provide some area of service to the group as part of the co-op day. Read more...

Christian Home Educators of Cincinnati Edit Remove More
6532 Hawk Court, Mason, OH 45040
Email: info@chechome.org
A citywide organization comprised of eighteen local area support groups in the greater Cincinnati area. CHEC hosts citywide meetings with nationally-known speakers, an annual Orientation Day seminar, and an annual used curriculum sale - plus meets monthly for roller skating and other teen activities.

Christian Home Educators of Clark County (CHECC) Edit Remove More
Based in Clark County, OH
Contact: Theresa Leavitt
Email: checcfamily@gmail.com
CHECC is a homeschool support group serving Clark County. Residents of Springfield, Urbana, New Carlisle, and other surrounding cities are welcome to join. We have been in existence for over 25 years.

Christian Home Educators Stark County Association (CHESCA) Edit Remove More
P.O. Box 8801, Canton, Ohio 44711
Contact: Albert Gotch
Phone: (330) 491-9857 or (330) 588-6142
Email: info@chesca.org
CHESCA was formed in 1983, and currently consists of 179 member families from all over Stark County in Northeast Ohio, as well as Summit, Mahoning, Wayne, Jefferson and Portage counties. Decidedly Christian and family-oriented, we seek to serve homeschooling parents through activities, encouraging fellowship and seminars, and political involvement.

Cincinnati Area Teaching Children at Home (CATCH) Edit Remove More
P.O. Box 62459, Cincinnati, OH 45241
Contact: Norma Curry
Phone: (513) 402-2061
Email: tessimal@yahoo.com
An inclusive, non-directed, community-based home education support organization for those who live in the tri-state area, which includes Southwestern Ohio, Southeastern Indiana, and Northern Kentucky. For eleven years CATCH has served the home education community with approximately 1000 member families, more than 4000 members. Our large home educator membership offers quick response to member questions as well as providing a smorgasbord of news about activities, events and educational resources and opportunities available to our members. Annual membership is FREE and includes an annual spring portfolio assessment event.

CPR Speech and Debate Club Edit Remove More
PO Box 392, Granville, OH 43023
Contact: David Houser
Phone: (740) 644-3001
Email: dwhouser@sycamorehollowfarm.com
CPR Speech and Debate Club is affiliated with Christian Communicators of Ohio (CCO), a home school speech and debate league. CPR offers speech and debate classes for home schooled students ages 13-18. We prepare students to compete in CCO sponsored tournaments. We focus on developing our students' thinking, reasoning, research, and public speaking skills, as well as Christian apologetics.

Darke County Christian Home Educators (DCCHE) Edit Remove More
P.O. Box 101, Greenville, OH 45331
Contact: Jim Leonard
Phone: (937) 548-3122
Email: jdl@voyager.com
DCCHE is a support group of approx. 50 families, offering a monthly newsletter, field trips, meetings, assistance with understanding and complying with the home education laws, and more.

ENGAGE Homeschool Support Group Edit Remove More
Bellefontaine, OH (Logan County and surrounding counties such as Champaign, Union, and Hardin)
Contact: Hannah Sheldon
Email: engagehsg@gmail.com
ENGAGE exists to "give and get encouragement, support, and ideas" for home educators in Logan County, Ohio and surrounding counties. Homeschoolers from Champaign, Hardin, and Union counties are nearby, but anyone within driving distance is welcome. We are a HSLDA discount group. We currently host monthly support meetings during the traditional school year, and are looking to expand and add other activities.

Family Academics in the Home (FAITH) Edit Remove More
4621 Glendale Ave., Toledo, OH 43614
Contact: Laura
Email: tlchandler@bex.net
An active community of Christian families meeting one Monday per month at Living Hope Church Group activities include field trips, Couple's Night Out, occasional classes, spelling bees, yearbook, testing or assessment, and much more!

Godly Educators of Massillon Support Group (GEMS) Edit Remove More
5921 Longbrook St. S.W., Massillon, OH 44646
Contact: Darlene Klink
Phone: (330) 546-0106
Email: gemshomeschoolers@yahoo.com
A Christian-based support group requiring a signed statement of faith. GEMS supplies its members with current information on conventions, educational resources, legislation, regulation, and other legal action. GEMS offers educational activities, such as: oral book reports, science fair, and a spelling bee. We offer monthly support group meetings, newsletter and announcements, Mom’s Night Out, field trips, & community service projects.

Grace Home Extension Program Edit Remove
Kirtland Christian Fellowship, 10001 Chillicothe Road, Kirtland, OH 44094
Contact: Diane Wardell or Church
Phone: (440) 749-0954 or (440) 256-1001
Email: graceex2008@gmail.com
Seeks to support local homeschool families in the education of their children using the classical education model. Read more...

Hearts Toward Home Edit Remove
P.O. Box 1774, Marion, OH 43301-1774
Email: heartstowardhomemarion@hotmail.com
HTH is a Christian homeschool support group. Yearly membership fee (2014) is $15. We offer roller skating, field trips, science fair, talent show, volleyball, basketball, standardized testing (as delineated in Ohio homeschool requirements), a mentoring program for new homeschoolers, and quarterly fellowship events. Read more...

Hearts-Of-Ohio Home Educators Edit Remove
Northeast Ohio
Contact: Julz
Email: HeartsofOhioHomeEducators-owner@yahoogroups.com
We are a Christian support group. We're here to connect, share, refresh, encourage, uplift, and support one another in our everyday lives as homeschoolers! Field trips, co-ops, classes, get-togethers, chats, playdates, learning parties, and so much more! Read more...

Heritage Homeschool Co-op Edit Remove More
Wadsworth, Ohio
Contact: Sarah McCubbin
Phone: (330) 706-9282
Email: mccubbinz@hotmail.com
Heritage Co-op meets in Wadsworth Ohio on Mondays during the school year. Our classes include academic offerings as well as many elective choices. Our classes are for students in Preschool through Highschool. We strive to provide an environment that is enriching and fun for our students. As moms, our goal is to support one another and provide encouragement in our homeschooling journey.

Holy Family Community Edit Remove More
Cleveland/Akron area
Contact: Steffanie Maynard
Phone: 440-845-1759
Email: billnsteff@yahoo.com
Holy Family Community is a homeschool co-op for grades 7-12 that implements the Catholic Classical Mother of Divine Grace curriculum. Students and tutors meet for classes four days each week, from September through early May, in Independence, OH.

Home Education Action Council of Ohio Edit Remove More
P.O. Box 24133, Huber Heights, OH 45424
Contact: Bob and Diane Fessler
Phone: (937) 845-8428 or (513) 845-8428
Email: diana@fessler.com

Home Educators' Cooperative Learning Community, Inc. (HECLC) Edit Remove
Based in Central Ohio
Contact: Niqui Chatfield
Phone: (614) 678-2228
Email: info@heclc.com
HECLC is a non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation serving Ohio families who choose to educate their children at home. This group is dedicated to assisting our members in connecting to the homeschool community. Read more...

Home on the Rock Christian Home Educators (HOTR) Edit Remove More
3775 Homecomer Drive, Grove City, OH 43123
Contact: Sarah Rink
Phone: (614) 539-8951
Email: chairman@homeontherock.org
We are an all-volunteer Christian home-education support group for families in the greater Columbus area. We require a signed Statement of Faith and Code of Conduct and charge a membership fee to cover the costs of our various programs. We provide support meetings for parents, enrichment programs for all ages, newsletters, field trips, student organizations (such as Cub & Boy Scouts, Keepers at Home, Teen Activities, Sports), annual testing, and many more programs and activities.

Homeschooling In Marysville [HIM] Edit Remove
Serving Marysville, Union County, and surrounding areas
Email: him.ohio@gmail.com
HIM is a Christ-centered homeschool group and co-op welcoming all homeschool families for encouragement, support, learning, and fun. Membership benefits include: Yahoo group site, monthly support meetings, co-op classes, assessment and testing information, field trips, activities and events, mom's night out, and community outreach. Read more...

Immaculate Heart of Mary Homeschoolers Edit Remove More
Serving Medina and Cuyahoga counties
Contact: Lucy Cook
Email: cookhomeschool@gmail.com, IHMhomeschoolers-owner@yahoogroups.com
We are a group of Roman Catholic homeschoolers who meet for fieldtrips and parties. The moms try to get together once a month for fellowship and support.

Learning with Integrity for God's Noble Service (LIONS) Homeschool Group Edit Remove
Champaign County Ohio
Contact: Julie Knoppp
Phone: (937) 369-0906
Email: lionshomeschool@gmail.com
LIONS is a parent organized Christian homeschool group serving Champaign and surrounding area counties. We welcome committed homeschooling parents who are willing to share their time, skills and abilities in helping to provide education that enhances and/or meets our children's homeschooling experience/needs. Providing a co-op, field trips, community service and social activities are also important parts of the LIONS Homeschool Group. Read more...

Licking County Homeschoolers Edit Remove More
113 Madison Ave Newark, OH 43055
Contact: Amanda Frenton
Phone: (740) 877-7868
Email: afrenton101@gmail.com
Licking County Homeschoolers (LCH) consists of a multifaceted organization developed to come alongside home school families to offer children of all ages with exceptional learning opportunities, comprehensive support, enrichment programs, and community events. At LCH, our programs aim to provide the highest quality of educational support, and seek to aid children from diverse backgrounds the opportunity to participate in the community. LCH fosters an environment that enables children the ability to stimulate their imaginations and creativity, while building self-esteem and confidence to produce future community leaders.

Linworth Road Academy (LRA) Edit Remove
5400 Linworth Road Columbus, OH 43235
Contact: Linworth Road Church
Phone: (614) 442-5722
Email: requestlrainfo@gmail.com
Our mission at Linworth Road Academy is to support member families who home educate as they raise up their elementary and middle school-age children to their full potential as devoted followers of Jesus Christ. (Matthew 28:19,20)

LRA exists to provide supplemental education, extra-curricular, social, and ministry opportunities for LRA students as well as provide support and encouragement to home school families. Read more...

Mansfield Christian School Division of Independent Studies Edit Remove More
500 Logan Road, Mansfield, OH 44907
Contact: Linda Hoeflich
Phone: (419) 756-5651 ext. 219
Fax: (419) 756-7470
Email: Form / Contact Page
Monthly newsletters, field trips, individualized help with curriculum, annual used book sale, monthly visits with certified teacher/fellow home schooler to offer suggestions and encouragement, well-stocked home school resource room, classes for K-6th grade student twice a month, opportunity for 7th - 12th grade students to take up to 3 classes at Mansfield Christian School and home school the rest. High school home school students can also take post secondary courses, graduate with a diploma, and play varsity sports.

New Heights Educational Group, Inc. Edit Remove
Serving the Northwest Ohio area and beyond
Contact: Pamela Clark
Phone: (419) 786-0247
Email: newheightseducation@yahoo.com
We promote literacy for children and adults by offering a range of educational support services. Such services include organization of educational activities, and acquisition of materials. We promote a healthy learning environment and enrichment programs for families of preschool and school-age children, including children with special needs. Read more...

Ohio Eagles Athletic Edit Remove
Lima, Ohio
Email: ohioheateagles@gmail.com
If you’re looking for a competitive athletics organization that encourages sportsmanship, Christian values, and team work, Ohio Eagles is the place for you. We have a basketball program for Homeschooled students of any age. Read more...

Ohio Home Educators Network Edit Remove More
P.O. Box 38132, Olmsted Falls, OH 44138-8132
Email: Form / Contact Page
Ohio Home Educators Network (OHEN) is a regional network of homeschooling families. We are an inclusive group supporting families of all religious beliefs.

Although OHEN supports a student-led, interest-centered approach, we welcome all homeschooling families regardless of educational philosophy or teaching style.

PATTHS: Parents As Teachers Through High School Edit Remove More
Northern Central Ohio, Including Franklin & Delaware Counties & surrounding areas
Email: wearepatths@yahoo.com
A support group for Christian families in Central Ohio educating their middle & high school children at home. We provide a monthly Parent Support Meeting, an online discussion group, teen activities, & other events, giving opportunities for our families to connect, share, learn, & have fun!

PEACH (Parents Educating at Christian Homes, Inc) Edit Remove More
P.O. Box 39 Alpha OH 45301
Email: president@peachhomeschool.org
We are a nonprofit Christian organization, dedicated to providing support, encouragement, information, and fellowship for homeschoolers in the Southwest Ohio area. We hold monthly meetings for homeschooling families from August to June. These meetings are free and open to the public. Membership is $20/year per family, and members can choose to participate in social groups, field trips, graduation, testing, spelling bee, and other activities.

Pearls - A Christ Centered Homeschool Support Group Edit Remove More
Serving Geauga, Lake and Ashtabula counties in Northeast Ohio
Contact: Jen Gorton
Phone: (440) 285-7712
Email: pearlshomeschool@gmail.com
Pearls is a Christ centered group that focuses on support and encouragement for moms. Adult organized activities are offered in an adjoining room for the children while moms meet.

Promise Home School Co op Edit Remove More
Mantua OH with families in Portage, Summit, Geauga and Cuyahoga counties
Contact: Miriam Forsythe
Phone: 440-543-7580
Email: promisecoop@gmail.com
Promise Home School Co Op is a Christian co op that meets for 12 weeks each spring and 12 weeks each fall on Friday mornings from 9 am to 1 pm. We meet at St. Joseph School (in classroom space) in Mantua, OH. There are three class periods for ages pre-k through high school, as well as a lunch and recess period. Classes vary from session to session to reflect student and parent interest. Recent classes include math enrichment, fine arts, computers and sciences. All parents volunteer in the classroom or nursery.

Statewide Ohio Homeschool Organization (SOHO) Edit Remove More
Serving the SW, SC, SE, and NE regions of Ohio
Contact: Alicia Elam
Phone: (513) 546-7179
Email: alicia@ohiohomeschoolers.org
SOHO is intended to foster local engagement through activities that promote leadership, pride, and meaningful connections for families through the efforts of our parent-based volunteer committee. Our goal is to provide educational, fun and safe activities for homeschoolers throughout Ohio.

Strongsville Recreation Department Edit Remove More
18100 Royalton Road, Strongsville, OH 44136
Contact: Jason Keppler
Phone: (440) 580-3260 ext. 5280
Fax: (440) 572-3503
Email: jason.keppler@strongsville.org
The Strongsville Recreation Department offers a wide variety of sports and leisure classes for the home schooler to meet their physical education requirement. We have been involved with home schoolers since 2003 and will continue to bring exciting classes to you every school year.

Teaching Hearts About Truth (THAT) Co-Op Edit Remove
Fellowship Christian Church in Springfield, Ohio - Serving Clark, Champaign, Green and surrounding counties
Email: teachingheartsabouttruth@gmail.com
We are a semi-private Christian homeschool group and have been in existence for several years. We meet on Mondays September-November and again from President's Day until the end of April. We offer a great selection of classes to choose from. Members are required to pay dues, sign a statement of faith, and sign a statement that says they are traditionally homeschooling at least one child. Members are also asked to provide some area of service to the group. Our field trips are generally open to other homeschooling families who are not a member of THAT and we invite you to come to a meeting. Read more...

Tiffin Homeschoolers Edit Remove More
Seneca County and surrounding area
Email: tiffinhomeschoolers@gmail.com
We are a group of home school families open to any type of homeschooler in and around Tiffin, Ohio. We have both Christian and secular families involved. We have members in Seneca County and the surrounding counties as well. There is no fee to be part of our group. We have moms that volunteer to organize field trips and different events as well as a few co-op classes for all interested. To join our group, just e-mail us.

Toledo Home Education League of Parents (HELP) Edit Remove
360 Lavoy Rd., Erie, MI 48133
Email: info@toledohelp.org, ToledoHELP-owner@yahoogroups.com
HELP (Home Education League of Parents) is a cooperative volunteer organization which assists parents as they inform themselves about homeschooling. HELP encourages members to incorporate child-led learning, regardless of their homeschool approach. As a politically, philosophically, and religiously diverse group, HELP focuses on the homeschooling issues we all have in common. Read more...

Trumbull Education Assoc. of Christian Homeschools (TEACH) Edit Remove
P.O. Box 4211, Warren, OH 44482
Phone: (330) 759-5075
Email: tdickenson@neo.rr.com
TEACH is a Christ-centered support group offering academic and extracurricular co-op classes weekly, including competitions such as Spelling, Envirothon & Geography Bees, along with Event Nights and Field Trips. Membership is $25 per year. Read more...

Wayne County Christian Home Educators (WCCHE) Edit Remove More
Serving Wayne County, OH. PO Box 1740, Wooster, OH 44691
Email: wccheinfo@gmail.com
We are a support group for traditional, non-publicly funded, Christian homeschoolers. We offer a weekly co-op two semesters each year, family fellowships, teen socials, field trips, moms' nights out, and children's holiday parties. We meet for classes each week. Fee is $35 per year, and an additional $20 per co-op semester per family for those who choose to participate in co-op classes.

Westerville Area Homeschool Association (WAHA) Edit Remove
P.O. Box 263, Westerville, OH 43086
Contact: Gary & Marilyn Lankford
Phone/Fax: (614) 470-3311
Email: glankford@gmail.com
WAHA is a ministry of FamilyVision. We have classes and activities for children ages 5-18. WAHA Jr. is for children 5-11, and these classes are age-grouped. WAHA is for children 10-18, and these classes are ability-grouped. We teach all classes consistent with a Biblical worldview. We also provide individual homeschool counseling and marriage and family counseling. Read more...

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