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

Compass 2nd Quarter Classes Posted! Registration Opens 10/2/18 at 6:00 am

Great news! The all-new schedule for second quarter homeschool classes at Compass has been posted! Early registration for begins this week on Tuesday, October 2 at 6:00 am. A 10% discount is offered on early registrations completed by October 12. But don’t wait, some popular classes fill up quickly! New families are welcome to enroll. ... More

Usborne Homeschool Book Fair This Wednesday at Compass!

Don't forget that on Wednesday, September 26, Compass is hosting the Usborne Homeschool Book Fair! This sale is open to the homeschool public in addition to Compass families. Time: 9:30 am - 4:00 pm Location: Compass entryway Address: 2705 Hunter Mill Road, Oakton. Special Offers: * Buy 4 Books, Get 1 More Free (5th item must ... More

Announcing 2018 Homeschool Family Science Night

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm Compass Science Fair * Show What You Know Expo * Hands On Labs & Activity Stations Bring your whole family out to celebrate and explore science and technology! Students in grades 4-12 are invited to participate in the Compass Science Fair. This is a judged competition, and a good ... 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 Spirit Wear Shop Now Open!

T-Shirts • Polos • Hoodies • Aprons Compass families have asked for years! We now have Compass t-shirts, polos, hoodies, and even an apron for our cooking classes. Show your homeschool spirit and order yours online today! Vintage & traditional designs Youth and adult sizes Women’s and men’s cuts High quality, branded ... More

Last Chance to Order Student Magazine at Compass!

Tomorrow, Friday, September 14, is the Final Day to order student magazine subscriptions through Compass! Homeschool parents love these interesting, vibrant, inexpensive student magazines that are only available through "schools," and kids love getting their magazine mail at Compass. Different editions are available for different reading ... More

Clubs, Contests & Cool Things at Compass 2018-19

Academic clubs, extracurricular activities, seminars, events, and contests at Compass are a great way to enhance your child's homeschooling experience! These activities allow your child to meet peers with similar interests and introduce new avenues to explore topics of interest. Most of the following opportunities are open to area homeschoo... More

Compass Classes Start Tomorrow: Last Minute, Same Day, and Walk-In Registrations Welcome

Wednesday Compass classes begin tomorrow, September 12, and it is not too late to join us! Last minute, same day, walk-in, and late registrations are welcome! There are still openings in several dozen classes for homeschooled students in K through 12th grade. A few classes that have been closed for months have last minute openings, so ... More

FREE Trial Class: CrossFit Kids Fitness this Wednesday, 10:00 am

Start your homeschool day with slam balls, rope ladders, kettlebells, jump ropes, and dumbbells before getting out paper, pencil, and protractor! Burn off some energy before sitting down to study more serious topics! The coaching team of CrossFit Kids is offering a FREE TRIAL CLASS this week on Wednesday, September 12, at 10:00 am to ... More