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New Class: Environmental Science and Policy, Starts 10/30

Introducing a new Compass class: Environmental Science and Policy for students in 7th-9th grade. Students will explore current environmental topics and policies such as acid rain, stratospheric ozone depletion, smog and regional haze, and climate change. Students will examine policies such as the Clean Air Act, UN Convention on Climate ... More

Announcing “School” Pictures at Compass!

Great news! Compass is bringing a school tradition to our homeschool families! Professional portrait photographer, Angela Goodhart, of Goodhart Photography will be taking "school pictures" for interested Compass families on Wednesday, October 16, and Wednesday, October 23. Look at samples of Angela's work on her website.On Wednesday, ... More

2nd Quarter Registration Reopens October 7

'Just a reminder that registration re-opens for 2nd quarter classes tomorrow morning, October 7, at 8:00 am. The registration system was temporarily taken off-line for an upgrade to the event management system, database, and e-mail system.Don't delay....several classes are already full for 2nd quarter, and several have only 1-2 seats ... More

Reminder: Usborne Homeschool Book Fair at Compass Tomorrow!

Homeschool families are invited to stop in and shop at the Usborne Homeschool Book Fair at Compass tomorrow, Wednesday, September 25! This sale is open to the homeschool public in addition to Compass families.Dozens of books will be on display in the Compass lobby at 2705 Hunter Mill Road, Oakton, from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm. An Usborne sales ... More

2nd Quarter Registration is Open!

Regular registration for 2nd Quarter classes is ongoing! 2nd Quarter starts Wednesday, October 30, and is 7 weeks long.  Several classes are already full or have just a few seats remaining.2nd quarter registration will temporarily close on Saturday, September 28, for a system upgrade, and will re-open on October 7.Most classes are ... More

Last Chance…RunFit Kidz Fitness Starts this Week

This is the last chance to register to RunFit Kidz which starts this week, on September 25! RunFit Kidz is an 8-week, integrated physical fitness program for homeschoolers. It is a fun, confidence-building program targeted for students in grades 2-8, but families, including parents participating in the program!Description:"RunFit ... More

RunFit Kidz Fitness Program Starts Sept 25…Still Time to Register

Compass is offering an 8-week, integrated physical fitness program for homeschoolers this fall! RunFit Kidz starts Wednesday, September 25, and registrations are still being accepted! This fun, confidence-building program is targeted for students in grades 2-8, but we have families, including parents participating in the program!Descrip... More

Classes Start Tomorrow- Sept 11…See You Then!

1st quarter Compass classes begin tomorrow, September 11! We are looking forward to welcoming 235 students from 150 families and 30 instructors!Registration is still open if you decide to add a class, try Compass, or tell a friend! Registrations will be accepted online today and in person tomorrow.Spaces are still available in more ... More

2 Days Left to Register…Compass Classes Start 9/11

Time is running out! There are just 2 days left to register for 1st quarter classes! Compass classes start this Wednesday, September 11!Spaces remain in 24 great classes for a variety of ages:Living World: Plants and Animals (1st-2nd grade) Spanish Amigos (K-2nd grade) Beginning Chess 1 (2nd-6th grade) Robotics for Beginners ... More

5 Days to Register, 5 Fun Classes for Homeschoolers!

Compass classes begin in just 5 days on September 11, and registrations are still being accepted! Here are 5 "fun" enrichment classes to consider and round out your child's fall:Historical Swordsmanship: Intro to the 2-Handed Sword (3rd-8th grade) 3:00 - 3:55 pm Kids Healthy Kitchen: Fall Foods (3rd-5th grade) 2:00 - 3:30 pm Dance ... More