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Fall Feature: Wonders of Watercolor Classes!

There is still time to join us for our 2nd quarter Wonders of Watercolor art classes! These classes begin next week on Wednesday, October 30, with instructor Lori Goll.Discover the beauty, fun, and flexibility of watercolor paints! Learn techniques for mixing, shading, blending, and tweaking the opacity of watercolors as well as tricks ... More

Fall Feature: Middle School Fiction Writing

Middle school students will discover how historical facts and creativity collide when writing historical fiction! Tweens will hone their writing skills through fun, fact-inspired fiction in the style of favorite novels such as Little House on the Prairie, Johnny Tremain, The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle, and the Royal Diaries series. ... More

Compass 2nd Quarter Fall Schedule is Posted! Early Registration Starts October 1

Great news! The all-new schedule for 2nd Quarter Fall Compass classes has been posted!Early registration for begins next week on Tuesday, October 1 at 6:00 am. A 10% early registration discount is offered through October 11. Don’t wait, some popular classes fill up quickly! New families are welcome to enroll!More than 125 classes ... More

Usborne Homeschool Book Fair at Compass this Wednesday

Remember that on Wednesday, September 25, 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 pmLocation: Compass entrywayAddress: 2705 Hunter Mill Road, Oakton.Special Offers:* Buy 4 Books, Get 1 More Free (5th item must be ... More

LAST CHANCE: Bio Chem Learning Labs

There are just 2 days remaining to enroll in the Bio Chem Learning Lab Series!There is some science you just can’t do at home! Compass offers a unique opportunity for students to conduct biology, chemistry, and environmental science experiments in a university laboratory setting! Bio-Chem Learning Labs is a series of 6 lab sessions, ... More

Compass Hoodies, T-Shirts, Polos.. Only 5 Days Left to Order!

T-Shirts • Polos • HoodiesOnly 5 days left to order! Compass families have asked for years! We now have Compass t-shirts, hoodies, and polos. Show your homeschool spirit and order yours online today!Vintage and traditional designs Youth and adult sizes Women’s and men’s cuts High quality, branded shirts Multiple color ... More

New! Kids’ Confection Kitchen Workshop

Toffee. Taffy. Truffles.Yum! End the day on a sweet note! We heard that younger Compass students wanted to craft delicious sweets and treats like the teens in Friday’s Sweet Shop classes! Introducing Kids’ Confection Kitchen where students will enjoy making and eating seasonal confections. Each week they will bring home fresh, ... More

Tween & Teen Art Classes Begin this Week

Has your tween/teen begun homeschool academics this fall but still needs a fun and creative elective to break up the week? Compass has some art classes that are just beginning this week:Anyone Can Draw!...Drawing fundamentals in pencil and charcoal, pen-and-ink, and colored pencils taught by Lori Goll. For 7th - 9th graders (mature 6th & ... More

LAST CHANCE: Student Magazine Subscrptions

Last Call! Just 5 days left....Orders for student magazine subscriptions must be placed by midnight on Wednesday, September 18 for the 2019-20 homeschool year. 11 different titles are available for different reading levels and different interests. All editions are full color, no-advertisement “classroom” magazines that you can only get ... More

NEW: Math Lab at Compass

One way to make sure the math work is getting done…Introducing Math Lab at Compass! Math Lab is a tutoring center where students can go for weekly help on math homework! Math Lab begins on Wednesday, September 25. An experienced Compass math teacher will provide on-the-spot help with math homework for any middle school math, Pre-Algeb... More