Arizona

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Arizona Families for Home Education (AFHE)

P.O. Box 2035, Chandler, AZ 85244-2035
Phone: (602) 235-2673
Email: homeschool@afhe.org
http://www.afhe.org
A statewide organization that exists to protect the rights of Arizona parents to teach their children at home. Membership with AFHE is open to all homeschooling parents in Arizona. AFHE is a non-profit educational corporation directed by a Christian Board.
 


 
Apache Junction Home Schoolers
Apache Junction
Contact: Susan
Phone: (480) 822-7151
Email: kenandsusan@christsaves.us
A recently-formed group seeking to connect with other homeschooling families in the area to exchange ideas and experience, and give the children an opportunity to socialize in a public setting, once a week or every other week.
 


 
Arizona Christian Homeschoolers
18874 N. 71st Lane, Glendale, AZ 85308
Contact: Anne Stone
Phone: (623) 561-8535
Email: arizonachristianhomeschoolers@cox.net
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/ArizonaChristianHomeschoolers/
We are a Christian, non-denominational support group serving the Northwest valley (Glendale, Peoria, Surprise, and nearby cities). Currently, we provide information regarding homeschooling issues, advice, and information on what is going on in our community.
 


 
Branches Homeschool Community
Renovation Church, 5604 N 24th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85016
Contact: Christine Stauffer
Email: christine@brancheshomeschool.org
http://www.brancheshomeschool.org
A Christian homeschool co-op community that offers academic and enrichment classes, sports activities and clubs weekly on Thursdays to families in the metro Phoenix area. Fees include $50 annually and a variable fee per semester to cover costs of supplies.
 


 
Christian Home Educators of Tucson – Northwest (CHET-NW)
Serving Northwest, West, Central Tucson; Marana and Catalina areas
Email: chet_nw@yahoo.com
http://www.homeschool-life.com/az/chetnw
A Christian group offering fellowship, support and activities for the parent-directed homeschool family.
 


 
Christian Home Educators of Tucson – Southeast
Serving Northeast and Southeast Tucson
Email: chetseprez@gmail.com
http://www.homeschool-life.com/az/chetse/
A non-denominational, Christian group existing to support families in their endeavors to home school. We offer P.E, field trips, Youth Group, Mom’s Night Out, and more.
 


 
Covenant Home School Resource Center (CHSRC)
1117 E. Devonshire Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85014
Contact: Karen Borg
Phone/Fax: (602) 277-3497
Email: info@chsrc.org
http://www.chsrc.org
Offering a new and used curriculum bookstore, classes (math, science lab, art, foreign language), testing, support services (diploma and transcript prep), meetings and workshops. Free monthly e-letter and website information.
 


 
Crossroads
Serving Graham County, AZ
Contact: Jody Mezzell
Phone: (928) 348-9045
Email: mezzellfamily@hotmail.com
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/crossroads_home_educators
Crossroads is a Christian homeschool group. We offer encouragement for homeschooling families, information for those interested in homeschooling including how to get started, weekly park days, field trips, an annual spelling bee, science fair and a used curriculum sale.
 


 
Desert Hills Christian Homeschoolers
Serving the Far North Valley / Desert Foothills
Contact: Rich & Teri Olsen
Email: dhch@dhch.org
http://www.dhch.org
Established in 1986, DHCH is one of the oldest homeschool support groups in Arizona. Members come from New River, Desert Hills, Cave Creek, Black Canyon City, Anthem, Tramonto, and surrounding areas. Benefits include a homeschool lending library, resource packets, e-mail group, newsletter and event calendar.
 


 
East Valley Christian Home Educators
P.O. Box 3463, Gilbert, AZ 85299-3463
Contact: Peter or Allison Gentala
Email: pres@evche.org
http://www.evche.org
EVCHE is a Christian homeschool support group / co-op in the East Valley of Phoenix, AZ.
 


 
East Valley Educators
Serving the east valley of Phoenix, AZ
Contact: Julie
Email: ajhomeschool@gmail.com
An inclusive homeschool support group for sharing experiences, information, ideas and books. Our structure is informal. We have monthly park days and field trips planned by anyone with an interest.
 


 
Eastside Explorers
Based in Scottsdale, AZ
Contact: Debbie Wiener
Email: sd.wiener@cox.net
http://www.eastsideexplorers.org
For over 20 years, Eastside Explorers has supported homeschooling families in the northeast region of the Phoenix, AZ metro area (check our website to make sure you live within our boundaries). Co-op membership brings opportunities for networking with other home schooling parents, activities for moms and children, and educational opportunities for all within a Christian framework. Events include park days, spelling bee, art fair, field trips, science fair, mom’s nights and more! Professionally-published yearbook. $35 annual fee includes insurance at all events. Additional fees required for art classes, yearbook, and some field trips. We look forward to meeting you!
 


 
Estrella Mountain Homeschoolers
Goodyear, Litchfield Park, Buckeye, Avondale, and Rainbow Valley
Contact: Kirstin Conlon
Phone: (623) 322-9779
Email: kirstininarizona@yahoo.com
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/EstrellaMtnHomeschoolers/
A free, casual homeschool group sharing ideas, information, encouragement, and experiences. We have many activities including park days, holiday parties, talent shows, Christmas programs, grade promotion ceremonies, and field trips planned by anyone with an interest.
 


 
Eta Sigma Alpha, Omicron Beta Chapter in Phoenix
Based in the Phoenix (mainly serving downtown, and the north and west valley)
Contact: Pam Messer
Email: esaomicronbeta@yahoo.com
http://www.homeschool-life.com/az/esaomicronbeta/
We are a national honor society for grades 7-12 located in Phoenix, Arizona. If your student has scored 90% or above on a nationally standardized test, 180 or above on the PSAT or 1800 or higher on the SAT, please contact us. The Omicron Beta Chapter meets one Saturday a month during the school year for a meeting or service activity.
 


 
Grace Homeschool Cooperative
300 South 4th Avenue, Yuma, AZ 85364
Contact: Gerald Andre
Phone: (928) 783-0133
Email: info@gracebiblehomeschool.com
It is the purpose of the cooperative to assist homeschool parents in meeting their God-given responsibilities of training by giving them an environment in which their children can achieve their highest potential, spiritually, mentally, academically, emotionally, and physically.
 


 
Homeschoolers 4 Him
West Phoenix Metro area cities of Avondale, Buckeye, Goodyear, Litchfield Park, Surprise, Tonopah, El Mirage, and anywhere else you are willing to drive from.
Email: Form / Contact Page
http://homeschoolers4him.com
Christian homeschooling full support community group with weekly park days in the Goodyear/Litchfield Park area. We also organize field trips, family events, resource support, co-op classes, and more.
 


 
Hualapai Hills Home Schoolers
4868 Steinke Drive, Kingman, AZ 86409
Contact: Mary Brown
Phone: (928) 692-6249
Email: clarkdbrown@hotmail.com
http://www.hualapaihillshomeschoolers.weebly.com
A Christian-based group in Mohave County. We provide educational resources, monthly meetings, field trips, workshops, service projects, educational group activities, a lending library, and a website. Members participate by holding an office or planning an activity (i.e. literary club, chess club, Lego league, service club, field trips, sports club, spelling bee, geography bee, science fair, playgroup, science workshops)
 


 
Indigo Home Learners
Serving Phoenix, Glendale, Peoria and surrounding cities
Contact: Wendy
Email: wjpike1@msn.com
http://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/indigohomelearners/info
A homeschool support group united by the desire to provide a positive and open-minded homeschooling community for our children.
 


 
JOY Homeschool Group
7262 W. State Avenue, Glendale, AZ 85303
Contact: Mary McAdams
Phone: (623) 847-7909
Email: joyhomeschoolgroup@yahoo.com
We are a Christ-centered support group that meets weekly in the west valley of Phoenix, welcoming all ages and grade levels. We offer many activities throughout the year, including park days on Fridays with P.E. available, monthly educational and cultural field trips, a Christmas program, science fair, grade promotion ceremony, and many other additional social and educational activities.
 


 
Kids Without Classes
Centered in Mesa; meeting in Phoenix, Tempe, Mesa, Gilbert, Chandler, Queen Creek, and San Tan Valley
Contact: Laci or Ryan
Email: lac381@gmail.com, or, kidsync@cox.net
https://www.facebook.com/groups/kidswithoutclasses/
A life-learning group for making friends with people from all walks of life. The main focus of this group is the kids. Weekly events are integrated for equal participation and are scheduled all year round. Families are at liberty to begin new chapters within the group; please see a coordinator for more information on scheduling events, creating clubs, adding new members, etc.
 


 
Knowledge House Scholars
Serving the Far North Valley / Desert Foothills
Contact: Teri Olsen
Email: info@knowledgehouse.info
http://www.knowledgehouse.info/
Epsilon Delta Chapter of Eta Sigma Alpha National Home School Honor Society. Open to students in grades 6-12 who score 90% or above on a nationally referenced standardized test. Meeting every second Friday of the month in New River, AZ. Members participate in: Community Service and Volunteer Projects; College & Career Preparation; Civic Participation; Public Speaking; Leadership; President’s Volunteer Service Award; National Society of High School Scholars.
 


 
L.I.F.E. Adventures
Scottsdale/Phoenix-Arcadia
Contact: Katie Petersen
Phone: (480) 277-2177
Email: lifeadventuresaz@gmail.com
L.I.F.E. Adventures (learning in a family environment) is a homeschool support group that seeks to promote Christian home education by sharing resources, information, and ideas, as well as providing opportunities for fellowship through educational and social experiences such as park days, field trips, and moms’ nights out. Everyone is welcome to join, regardless of religious affiliation. Annual dues are $10.
 


 
MoezArt Productions, Inc.
1901 E. Siesta Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85024
Contact: Steve Rodriguez or Sharon Rodriguez
Phone: (480) 201-4637 or (480) 272-0705
Fax: (602) 494-5663
Email: moezartproductions@gmail.com
http://www.moezartproductions.com
We are a Christian, nondenominational, nonprofit educational theater arts company that offers many classes in theater. We hold middle and high school classes in Phoenix, Glendale, Surprise, Scottsdale and Chandler. Each of these classes perform shows at the end of the semesters. We also offer grade school classes (and community theater in select areas.
 


 
Northwest Tucson Homeschoolers (NTH)
Northwest Tucson, Oro Valley, Marana
Contact: Michele Dial
Phone: (520) 409-5361
Email: See contact form on website
http://nwths.webs.com
NTH is an independent, inclusive support group. We serve to foster community among home educators and their children in Tucson. Activities include a year-round, weekly park day; field trips; and cooperative learning opportunities. No fees.
 


 
Odyssey of the Mind – Homeschool
Mesa Chandler Scottsdale Tempe
Contact: Brian Calaway or Lorna Calaway
Phone: (602) 488-0879 or (480) 218-9251
Email: ootmafterschool@gmail.com
http://www.odysseyofthemindafterschool.org
Odyssey of the Mind is the quintessential STEAM program where teams of students solve long-term challenges that require the use of science, engineering, technology and math. Those teams present their solutions in the form of an 8 minute play to the judges at a regional tournament. The entire solution should be as creative as possible to “wow!” the judges. It teaches 21st Century Work Skills, and it follows the Common Core Curriculum Standards.
 


 
Phoenix & Scottsdale Moms & Kids Learning Together
Phoenix and Scottsdale, AZ
Contact: Kaye
Phone: (602) 312-1259
http://www.meetup.com/phoenix-scottsdale-homeschool/
A homeschool group for moms living in Phoenix or Scottsdale who have at least one child under 7. We welcome moms of all faiths. We offer weekly play dates, field trips, co-op classes, service projects, and an online forum for our members. Membership is $10 per year.
 


 
Raising Hearts Towards Heaven
Serving the entire valley; meeting at a park in Chandler.
Contact: Susan Pickett
Email: homeschoolmotherof11@yahoo.com
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/RaisingHearts/
A Christian-based homeschool support group with activities including twice-monthly park days, holiday parties, and field trips. No membership fees.
 


 
Sacred Heart Home Educators
Valleywide Phoenix, AZ
Contact: Dionne McCartney
Email: president@shhe.org
http://www.shhe.org
Valleywide Catholic group with field trips, Opening Mass and Potluck, All Saints Day Party, picnics, PE, activities, Park Day, and more. 150+ families; $25 membership fee.
 


 
Spotlight Theater Ministries
1794 W. San Angelo, Gilbert, AZ 85233
Contact: Barbara Worman
Phone: (490) 813-7330
Email: spotlightministries@juno.com
This is a Christian non-denominational ministry to homeschoolers, in which we do character-building edifying plays for homeschool students and audiences.
 


 
West Side Home Educators
8622 W. Purdue Ave, Peoria, AZ 85345
Email: wshe-owner@yahoogroups.com
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/wshe/
Supporting families in Peoria, Glendale, North Phoenix, Surprise, and other West Valley communities.
 


 
West Valley Christian Home Educators
Serving the Southwest Valley cities of Avondale, Goodyear, Litchfield Park, Buckeye, and Tonopah.
Email: wvchristianhomeschoolers@gmail.com
http://westvalleychristianhomeschoolers.com
We are a group of homeschooling families who meet together weekly to support each other in all areas of homeschooling. Our membership consists of a wide range of homeschooling experience, from veteran homeschoolers who have successfully homeschooled, to college, to families who are just beginning the homeschool process.