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Donations for Afghan Refugees

Compass is collecting items for refugee families from Afghanistan who have recently fled their home county with very few personal items. Our donations will be going to help families who have resettled at Quantico Marine Corps Base. While many adults and household items are needed, Compass is going to focus on the needs of the children and ... More

Early Registration Discount for 2nd Quarter Fall Classes Ends Tomorrow (10/15 at midnight)

There is still time to register for 2nd quarter fall Compass classes, but the Early Registration Discount expires tomorrow night, Friday, October 15, at midnight! 2nd quarter classes begin the week of October 25.  Compass is offering more than 100 small-group, in-person daytime classes and 3 online classes. Classes are offered for homescho... More

Next Week: Homeschool Book Fair with Usborne Books

Join us! Book Fair Open to the Public Tuesday, October 5 though Thursday, October 710:00 am – 3:00 pm510 Herndon Pkwy, Suite C Usborne Books have gorgeous illustrations, superb photographs, quality bindings, and award-winning content. Look for: Illustrated encyclopedias • Fairy tales/myths • Beginning readers • Discovery books ... More

Teens: Secrets of Cybersecurity Class Begins 9/27. Enroll Now.

4.4 billion people had personal data stolen in just 3 of the top data breeches! Cyber-viruses crippled and compromised major businesses. These are some of the reasons the Cybersecurity industry is in high demand, with a job growth of 40% per year and starting salaries in excess of $100,000!In this class, teens are introduced to the ... More

Fall 2nd Quarter Schedule Posted! Early Registration Starts Sept 28!

Great news! The all-new schedule for Compass classes is available! Early registration for Compass 2nd quarter fall classes begins next week on Tuesday, September 28 at 6:00 am. A 10% early registration discount is offered through October 15. Don’t wait because class sizes are small, spaces are limited, and some popular classes fill quickl... More

Last Minute, Same Day, Walk-In and Late Registrations Welcome

Fall classes begin at Compass this week, and there is still time to join us! Check out the 150+ small-group, in-person classes plus several virtual classes, workshops, private lessons, and individual tutoring options for PreK- 12th grade. Compass families also enjoy community activities, clubs, and special programs throughout the year.Round ... More

Get Involved! Clubs, Teams, and Activities at Compass this Year!

Compass has a variety of clubs, teams, and activities planned for the coming year! Some are open only to Compass students, and some are open to others in the homeschool community. Follow links below for more information. Sign-up are accepted for some activities through the Activity Fee page, and meetings can be found on the Compass calendar... More

No Boring History Here!

Compass has innovative, experiential history classes that will get kids and teens excited about connecting with history in all new ways! Click on the links below for complete description, days/times, and to register.American History Alive! Meet influential characters from 1700s American History, in weekly, live performances by costumed, ... More

Featured Class: Secrets of Cybersecurity

Teens: Do you know how to protect your computer, phone, network, and personal information from being hacked?Social security numbers stolen. Credit card accounts copied. Passwords pilfered. Phony e-mails.Few people understand the online risks they take every day. How secure are TikTok, Instagram, SnapChat, and Facebook? Could someone ... More

Dissection: The Science You Don’t Want to Do at Home!

Dissections are critical high school lab skills that schools skip and parents hate hosting at home. Join Compass for Dissection Lab this fall! During Semester 1, students will investigate and dissect major Organs and Organ Systems to include circulatory, nervous, excretory, and musculoskeletal system and the senses. Second semester, dissect... More