Countdown: Compass Classes Begin in 5 Days!

Compass Winter classes begin in just 5 days, and there is still time to join us!

Winter classes begin January 19 and run through the week of March 8 (or May 28). Quarter-long classes are 8 weeks, and semester-long classes are 16 weeks. Compass classes are for homeschooled students and those schooling from home this year. New families are welcome to enroll.

Discover our a-la-carte menu of core, enrichment, and elective classes in math, science, engineering, technology, history, humanities, civics, public speaking, writing, Spanish, French, art, music, drama, chess, fitness, etc. for for students in K-12th grade. This quarter, look for 70+ small group, in-person classes and 30+ online classes plus clubs, community activities, social opportunities, and academic bees/contests, all managed with Compass’s successful COVID protocols. A partial list of classes includes:


  • Music Makers (K-2nd)
  • All About Astronomy: Are We Alone? Exoplanets & the Search for Extraterrestrial Life (5th-6th grade)
  • Little Pediatrician School (K-2nd)
  • Bibliophiles Book Group(7th-8th grade)
  • Creative Storytelling: Once Upon a Medieval Castle (1st-3rd)
  • Middle School Math Builders: Exponents, Orders of Operations, & Integers (6th-8th)
  • Fitness Classes: Homeschool PE, Krav Maga, and Fencing
  • Style Studio: Fashion Design & Sewing (9th-12th)
  • CSI Forensic Science Lab (6th-8th)
  • Fundamentals of Drawing: Fantasy Figures (7th-12th)
  • Virtual

  • Roundtable Literature Seminar- Dystopian Discourse (9th-12th)
  • Writers’ Workshop: Classics, Paintings, and Poetry- A Passport Adventure (5th-7th grade)
  • Great Books for Girls Group
  • Introduction to Philosophy: Minds & Knowledge (9t-12th)
  • Dynamic Dioramas: Virginia History- War of 1812 (5th-8th)
  • Virtual Workshops offered through the Mariner’s Museum of Newport News
  • ….and dozens more!

    Do you see a year-long class that you are interested in joining in-progress? Contact Compass about placement and prorated fees. Check the Schedule page for all options by day and hour. Look at Class Descriptions for class details, grade range, prerequisites, and instructors. All in-person classes meet in our new Herndon location, and a detailed COVID plan is in effect.

    Follow Compass news and announcements and Like us on Facebook to learn about new opportunities. Looking for other options? Contact us about concierge tutoring services, private or pod-only classes, or rental space.