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Homeschool Book Fair this Wednesday at Compass

Join us for our spring book fair this Wednesday!Wednesday, April 10th 10:00 am – 3:00 pm in the Compass Lobby 2705 Hunter Mill Road, Oakton, VA 22124Examine books in person, flip through the pages, and show books to your children on-the-spot Select books for summer reading, for children's gifts, or to build your homeschool ... More

Announcing Homeschool High School Information Sessions!

Do you homeschool a teen?Do you have questions about homeschooling high school?Come find out about the 2019-2020 Compass high school course offerings and stay for a facilitated discussion on many of the common high school questions: What courses does your teen need? How do you create a transcript? How do you track credit, assign ... More

Compass Spring Spirit Wear Now on Sale!

Compass T-Shirts and Hoodies are back!You've seen people wearing them since fall! Compass SpiritWear is once again on sale! Check out the new spring design with a 3/4 sleeve raglan shirt available in three colors. We have brought back the popular stripe athletic tee with vintage print and the quintessential hoodie. Show your homeschool ... More

LAST CHANCE: Learn to Zentangle Workshop

Learn to Zentangle in this 3-hour workshop! The Zentangle Method (R) is a fun, easy-to-learn process of creating beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. You don't need to be an artist to create Zentangle Art. The method is based on small geometric or organic elements called "tangles" and involves a process of repeating and arranging ... More

Spring Classes Start Today: Last Minute, Same-Day, Walk-In, and Late Registrations Accepted

4th Quarter Wednesday Compass Classes Begin Today, March 27! Last minute, same day, walk-in and late registrations are accepted! There are still openings in several dozen classes for homeschooled students in K through 12th grade. If you see a class available online, you can register yourself and come to Compass today. Alternatively, come by ... More

Reminder: Compass Talent and Art Show this Evening!

Remember that the annual Compass Talent and Art Show will be held this evening! This is a fun, social event for our homeschool community where Compass students will showcase their visual and performing arts talents. Come out to support talented friends (or see what the show is all about for next year.)Date: Tuesday, March 26, 2019T... More

Spring Homeschool Classes Begin this Week at Compass- There is Still Time!

A new spring class may be "just the thing" to wrap up and round out your homeschool year!Compass classes begin this week on Wednesday, March 27, and it's not too late to join us! Spaces remain in more than 50 unique classes...just for homeschoolers. But don't wait, many have just 1 or 2 spaces remaining. New families are welcome to ... More

Featured Class: Spring Dissection Lab

Dissections: The science skill that kids enjoy and the thing you may not want to do at home!Middle school students will investigate the comparative anatomy of a variety of organisms through in-class dissections. Students will complete individual and group dissections of organisms from a range of phyla including a sponge, hydra, grassho... More

Announcing: President’s Award for Educational Excellence

Compass is now an awarding organization for the President’s Award for Educational Excellence. This award is part of the President’s Education Awards Program (PEAP) through the US Department of Educations and the national associations of school principals (NAESP, NASSP).The President’s Award for Educational Excellence recognizes ... More

Compass Classes Will Open On Time

Compass classes will meet as scheduled today on Friday, March 1. All current forecasts show that the precipitation will have turned to rain by 6am-7am, and temperatures will be above freezing. A wet and gray day, but not a frozen one. If conditions in your area are different, please use your best judgement to determine if you can safely get ... More