Upcoming Events


NEW! Winter Workshop: Monty Python Mash-Up

Take a break from the seriousness of Shakespeare and the rigors of fall classwork! Return to England to explore the ground-breaking, uniquely British comedy of Monty Python. Teens will get to know Monty Python in a two-week acting workshop with acting coach Heather Sanderson, Compass's very own expert on all things English! Students will ... More

Halloween Photos and Costume Contest Tomorrow!

A Fundraiser for Alpha Rho, the Compass chapter of the Homeschool National Honor Society Have your picture taken in your face paint, in your costume, or just-for-fun! Choose a Haunted background, Harvest background, or both with 3D props. - Wednesday, October 31 - 10:00 am – 3:00 pm - In the Compass lobby - $5.00 per picture, per ... More

LAST CALL: Special Effects Make-Up Clinic

Don't miss this unique just-for-fun workshop! Registrations must be received by October 17, so the course make-up products can be ordered! From stage and screen and just in time for Halloween! Become a zombie, monster, troll, demon, or your own frightening creature. Learn ghoulish special effects make-up tricks from a professional ... More

Special Effects Make-Up Clinic

From stage and screen and just in time for Halloween! Become a zombie, monster, troll, demon, or your own frightening creature. Learn ghoulish special effects make-up tricks from a professional make-up artist: hollow, sunken eyes, cuts and gashes, scars and scabs, bruises, and peeling or ripping skin. This is a 1-hour clinic taught by ... More

Last Call: Bio-Chem Learning Lab Program

There is some science you just can’t do at home! If you don’t have a spectrometer or spring scales in your kitchen, you may need to do homeschool science somewhere else! Bio-Chem Learning Labs begin in 2 weeks on Tuesday, October 2. 19 students are participating, and we have room for up to 11 more! Bio-Chem Learnnig Labs are a ... More

Compass High School Mock Trial Team

Compass has a high school Mock Trial team! Last year, the team participated in Virginia High School Mock Trial Competition in Williamsburg where three members received awards for individual performances, and the new team placed 4th in the state. Mock Trial provides students with an “authentic project-based courtroom experience” with ... More

Summer Spotlight: Homeschool String Orchestra

Does your child play violin, viola, cello, or bass? Musicians are needed for the Compass Homeschool String Orchestra! Beginning and intermediate string musicians will develop ensemble skills and enjoy the experience of practicing, playing, and performing as a group! Orchestral repertoires are specially arranged to accommodate ... More

Summer Spotlight: NEW Bio-Chem Lab Program

There is some science you just can’t do at home! If you don’t have a spectrometer or spring scales in your kitchen, you may need to do homeschool science somewhere else! Compass has organized a unique opportunity for students to conduct biology, chemistry, and environmental science experiments in a university laboratory setting! ... More

Last Chance: 2018 Quads Chess Tournament 5/31/18

This is the last call for chess players for this year's Quads Chess Tournament! All chess players must be registered before 8:00 pm today, Tuesday, May 29. ****************************************************************************************************** Compass is hosting its sixth annual Quads Chess Tournament on Thursday, May 31 ... More

Homeschooling High School? Drop In Tomorrow to See Compass!

Are homeschooling a teenager? Are you strategizing about how to homeschool high school? Compass has more than 30 classes for high school students next year, and many others for 7th & 8th graders. Registration is underway for a broad selection of classes which includes 3 AP courses, 6 honors level classes, many core classes, and fun ... More