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Christian Home Education Fellowship (CHEF) of Alabama, Inc.
P.O. Box 20208, Mongomery, AL 36120-0208
Phone: (334) 288-7229
Fax: (205) 333-8672

Abundant Life School
3423 19th Street, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
Contact: Arne’ D. Williams
Phone: (205) 752-1125

Alabama Hope Academy
235 Cover Road, Mentone, AL 35984
Contact: Deb Eberhart
Phone: (256) 418-4125
Alabama Hope Academy is one of the oldest cover, church, umbrella schools in Alabama. We cover the entire state of Alabama.

Alabama Independent Church Schools Association
P.O. Box 5273, Glencoe, AL 35905-0273
Phone: (256) 494-1600

Beth Shalom Academy
Contact: Shoshana McCrimmon
Phone: 334.718.9060
Cover school open to all members of the Jewish public (Reform, Conservative, Orthodox, Reconstructionist, Karaite, etc.) in Alabama who wish to educate their children at home. We ask that those ascribing to ‘messianic’ movements please apply with other associations. $20 family enrollment, $10 annual registration fee per student.

Bright Horizons Homeschool
Serving homeschoolers in and around Shelby County
Contact: Jessica Spencer-Henderson
Phone: (205) 685-5988 or (205) 552-4774
Over the years, our support group has grown into a 100+ family strong entity. We have field trips, educational adventures, park days, and have participated in a co-op. Religion is come as you are. We are now a cover school!

Christian Fellowship Academy
135 County Road 972, Cullman, AL. 35057
Contact: Jaime Clapp
Phone/Fax: (256) 747-1704
A ministry to inform and encourage Christian families to educate your children from a Christian worldview. Statewide coverage, statement of faith and HSLDA not required. Requirements: $100 for new members & $75 for returning members, report attendance once a year (160+ days total).

Contemporary Education Academy
Based in Huntsville, AL
Contact: Dr. Jeff Cerny
Phone: (256) 457-4344
Fax: (888) 342-6697
We believe that learning starts at home with one student at a time. CE Academy combines this original American education process with current internet technology advances.

DaySpring Academy
58 Tambourine Lane
Contact: Donna Mitchell
Phone: (256) 353-2592

Eden Academy of Tuscaloosa Support Group
12379 Mickey Surwic Rd., Brookwood, Alabama 35444
Contact: Christie Bunn
Phone: (205) 556-1571
Free support for Alabama homeschoolers. Field trips, play dates, advice, labs. (pending interest).

Evangel Christian School
P.O. Box 1670, Alabaster, AL 35007
Phone: (205) 706-2595
Fax: (205) 621-4831
Homeschooling to transform the culture for Christ.

Everest Academy
Based in Graysville, AL 35073
Contact: Deb Spradlin
Phone: (205) 433-9828
Fax: (866) 858-5775
We offer lots of activities, groups, resources, field trips, etc, such as park days, Mom’s Night Out, bowling days, and meetups. Everything is offered as support and not as a requirement. We also offer a church school covering; however, you do not have to be a member of the school to participate in most of the activities.

Excalibur Christian School
107 Kannon Dr, Madison, AL 35758
Contact: Larry Bond or Kathy Bond
Phone: (256) 325-1500 or (256) 325-1500
Fax: (256) 325-3662
Homeschool cover and support group. Over 200 families, emphasize character and family-oriented activities. High school and middle school soccer team. High school student government activities. Oversees several COOPs, high school classes. Also has an online curriculum available. Enrolls year-round. Christian school but does not require church membership or doctrinal statement.

Ezekiel Academy
8191 Seaton Place, Montgomery, AL 36116
Contact: Maretta Oswald
Phone: (334) 315-0010
A ministry that serves as a Christan church school for homeschool families in the state of Alabama, offering athletics, tutorial classes, field trips, standardized testing, high school transcripts, a commencement/graduation ceremony, and dual enrollment classes for high school students. The membership fee is $200 per year per family.

Faith Academy
1900 Fairmont Drive, Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
Contact: Moya Todd
Phone: (205) 454-4614
Grades K-5 through 12th, with college prep a goal.

Heritage Christian School
5660 Three Notch Road, Mobile, AL 36619
Phone: (251) 661-0114

Homeschooled Kids & Co.
160 Pecan Drive, Atmore, AL 36502
Contact: Joanne Moore
Phone: (251) 368-8225
A Christian-based support group for families homeschooling in Escambia Counties, AL and FL. Families pay a membership fee of $30 per family to participate in field trips, moms’ meetings, organized P.E., extracurricular classes, park play days, parties, and service projects. We are strictly a support group and not an oversight/cover/umbrella organization.

Hope Christian School
111 Industrial Park Drive, Pelham, AL 35124
Phone: (205) 664-2232
Fax: (205) 663-0287
We are located just 20 minutes South of Birmingham, Alabama. We offer a complete range of services from SAT testing to a full sports program. HCS has 15 area Support Groups, which are located within a 50 miles radius of the main office.

Jubilee Academy
P.O. Box 100993, Irondale, AL 35210
Phone: (205) 951-3103

LifeChurch Academy
5567 Chalkville Road, Birmingham, AL 35235
Contact: Vanessa Carlson
Phone: (205) 986-5433 Ex: 1208
We strive to offer a wonderful experience for homeschooling families.
Low fees; 9 or 12-month schooling option; K5 and high school graduation and much more.

LifeGate Academy
1091 Old Railroad Bed Rd, Madison, AL 35757
Contact: Michele Penton
Phone: (256) 679-5969
We are a church school servicing North Alabama. We offer weekly classes, monthly field trips, mom’s night out, a yearbook, Key Club, K-Kids, and much more. Our fee is $125 per year.

Mobile Secular Homeschoolers
60 N. Ann Street, Mobile, AL 36609
Contact: Heather Hitchcock
We are an inclusive, secular homeschool support group. We have monthly field trips, weekly events, mom’s night outs, nature hikes, and other social and educational opportunities.

Moffett Road Christian School (MRCS)
6159 Moffett Road, Mobile, AL 36618
Contact: Retta Franklin
Phone: (251) 391-4663
Founded in 1981, MRCS is committed to helping Christian parents who have been called to educate their children at home.

North Alabama Christian School
5651 AL Hwy 40, Valley Head, AL 35989
Contact: Sandra Summerford
Phone: (256) 657-1218
Fax: (256) 657-1069
We are a Church Cover or Umbrella for people who wish to homeschool their children. We meet once a month. We offer field trips, a high school statewide prom for homeschoolers, a graduation ceremony for kindergarten and 12th grade, and a statewide homeschool day.

North Baldwin Christian Academy
2706 Scarlet Dr.
Contact: Angela Ballard
Phone: (251) 937-1199
We are an active homeschool support group. First one was established in North Baldwin County. We have families from Mobile county, Baldwin county and Escambia county in our program. Visit our website to learn about all the opportunities available to homeschool families. Yearly membership fee of $10 to have access to our events.

Northeast Alabame Home Educators Support Group
P.O. Box 681086, Fort Payne, AL 35968-1086
Phone: (256) 659-2236
Fax: (256) 659-2230

Northside Bible Academy Homeschool Covering
2700 N University Blvd., Mobile, AL 36618
Contact: Marie Wattier or Angel Fauver
Phone: (251) 457-2464 or (251) 457-2464
Fax: (251) 457-2474
Let us minister to your family and help you in your homeschooling adventure! 145 days attendance, turn in attendance record twice a year, 4 required meetings each year. $15.00 registration (one-time), $85.00 tuition per year/per family. Testing, Field Trips, Graduation, Diplomas, Transcripts, Co-op Classes for K-12th grade, Family Events, Special Speakers, Arts Fair, Science Fair, Theater Department & Productions. Serving areas within 50 miles of Mobile, AL. HSLDA membership is required, but no statement of faith.

Outlook Academy
P.O. Box 1027, Millbrook, AL 36054
Contact: Carren Joye or Dora Bennage
Phone: (334) 290-0919 or (334) 625-8328
We provide legal coverage statewide. Because we believe that parents are best suited to direct the education of their children, Outlook Academy asks only for what the law requires while also offering support for your personal choices.

Saraland Christian Academy
23 Bethel Forest Drive South
Saraland, AL 36571
Contact: Teresa Burton
Phone: (251) 581-2164 or (251) 287-1560 (home)
Fax: (251) 287-1560
SCA is here to inform and encourage parents in the home education process while providing a positive atmosphere for exchange, technique and curriculum information. SCA provides weekly meetings, two field trips per month, and many additional outings throughout the year.

Tallapoosa County Homeschool Association (TCHA)[
P.O.Box 264, Jackson’s Gap, AL.36861
Contact: Tina Brayman
Phone: (256) 794-8202
Field trips, graduation ceremonies, proms, holiday parties, resources.

Teen Scene
Teen Scenes are located throughout the state of Alabama
Contact: Deb Spradlin
Phone: (205) 433-9828
Social groups located throughout Alabama for Alabama homeschoolers. Activities are social and not educational activities such as movies, bowling, skating, parties, etc.

The Way Home Christian School
P.O. Box 159, Eva, AL 35621
Contact: Stuart Whitney
Phone: (256) 796-8533
Providing administrative and support services to home educators since 1988.

Truth and Freedom Home School Academy
62 Livingstone Lane, Decatur, AL 35603
Contact: Susie Cagle
Phone: (256) 303-7184
$80 enrollment fee – SAT testing available – high school Math classes – online newsletter – no processing fees – discounts available for classes.

Tuscaloosa Home Educators (THE)
Serving Tuscaloosa County, AL
Contact: Julie McLaurine
Phone: (205) 333-6328
THE sponsors field trips, a high school choir, junior varsity and varsity sports programs, and numerous other activites.

Valleydale Christian Church and Academy
2408 Valleydale Road, Birmingham, AL 35244
Contact: Susan Hubbard
Phone: (205) 987-6286
Valleydale Christian Church and Academy is a cover school, or umbrella school to people who wish to educate their children at home. Our students follow the guidlines necessary to successfully graduate, pursue college, and take all necessary SAT and ACT testing, while under the tutelage of their parents and the academic guidance of our school.