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California Charter Schools for Homeschooling by County

California Charter Schools which Serve Homeschoolers

This is a list of California charter schools that support your choice to school at home. Some California homeschool families prefer not to homeschool independently, but rather through an institution operated either through the state or as an independent organization. See also other Home School Programs.

Statewide – or in Many California Counties

California Charter Schools Association
Our mission is to improve student achievement by strengthening and expanding California’s quality public charter school movement.

California Connections Academy
Available in 25 counties in California.

CalPac
Serves 33 counties in California. The mission of California Pacific Charter Schools, a division Academy of Arts and Sciences is to develop leaders who are passionate about making a positive contribution to their local and global communities.

Compass Charter Schools
We serve the following California counties: Fresno, Kings, Mono, Riverside, Imperial, Los Angeles, Ventura, San Benito, Inyo, Madera, Monterey, San Bernardino, Tulare, Kern, Merced, Orange, and San Diego. Compass Charter Schools offers TK – 12th grade Online & Homeschool Programs.

Horizon Charter School
Formerly Horizon Instructional Systems. A K-12 charter school, it offers a wide variety of instructional options to its students and parents, ranging from distance learning, to site based instruction, to Home Schooling.

Inspire Charter Schools
Inspire is proud to be serving students all throughout Northern, Central & Southern California. Counties served.

California Charter Schools by County Which Serve Homeschoolers

AlamedaAlpineAmadorButteCalaverasContra CostaDel NorteEl DoradoFresnoHumboltImperialInyoKernKingsLakeLos AngelesMaderaMarinMariposaMendocinoMercedMonoMontereyNapaNevadaOrangePlacerPlumasRiversideSacramentoSan BenitoSan BernardinoSan DiegoSan FranciscoSan JoaquinSan Luis ObispoSan MateoSanta BarbaraSanta ClaraSanta CruzShastaSierraSiskiyouSolanoSonomaStanislausSutterTrinityTulareTuolomneVenturaYoloYuba

Alameda County Charter Schools

FAME Public Charter School
Any student residing in Alameda county or the six contiguous counties (Contra Costa, San Joaquin, Stanislaus, Santa Clara, San Mateo and San Francisco) surrounding it may enroll in our program.


Connecting Waters Charter School
Modesto Learning Center. Alameda, Calaveras, Mariposa, Merced, San Joaquin, Santa Clara, Stanislaus, and Tuolumne.

Hart-Ransom Academic Charter School
TK-12, WASC-Accredited Charter school based in Modesto and serving Alameda, Calaveras, Mariposa, Merced, San Joaquin, Santa Clara, Stanislaus, and Tuolumne counties.

Hickman Charter School
A “university model” which blends homeschooling with on-site classes and online programs. Hickman is located in Stanislaus County east of Modesto. Serves Stanislaus, Tuolumne & Alameda counties.

Alpine County Charter Schools

Sierra Charter School
We give you the support, information and resources needed to make independent study easier. K-12 charter school serving students within the counties of Alpine, Mono, Madera, Fresno, Inyo, and Tuolumne.

Amador County Charter Schools

Choices Charter School
We tailor our program to the student’s learning needs (one-on-one teacher or hybrid classroom or online). We serve students in these counties: Amador, Contra Costa, El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Solano, Sutter, and Yolo.

Mountain Oaks School
A K-12 home-based charter school in San Andreas, Pine Grove, and Sonora. Many of our mentor teachers have or are currently homeschooling their own children.

Visions in Education Charter School
We provide you with a one-on-one relationship with a teacher. Serves students in these counties: Amador, Contra Costa, El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Solano, Sutter, and Yolo.

Butte County Charter Schools

Camptonville Academy
An independent study charter school serving California students in Yuba, Sutter, Placer, Nevada and Butte counties. We offer Educational Resource Centers and individualized learning plans for all our students K-12.

HomeTech Charter School
It is expected that the majority of applicants will live within the Paradise Unified School District, however application is open to any student living in Butte County or a county adjacent to Butte County.

South Sutter Charter School
An independent study charter school that is a separate school from the district’s longstanding Marcum Illinois Elementary School.

Calaveras County Charter Schools

Connecting Waters Charter School
Modesto Learning Center. Alameda, Calaveras, Mariposa, Merced, San Joaquin, Santa Clara, Stanislaus, and Tuolumne.

Hart-Ransom Academic Charter School
TK-12, WASC-Accredited Charter school based in Modesto and serving Alameda, Calaveras, Mariposa, Merced, San Joaquin, Santa Clara, Stanislaus, and Tuolumne counties.

Mountain Oaks School
A school under the Calaveras County Office of Education. It is a specific instructional strategy designed to assist families who homeschool as a lifestyle.

Contra Costa County Charter Schools

Choices Charter School
We tailor our program to the student’s learning needs (one-on-one teacher or hybrid classroom or online). We serve students in these counties: Amador, Contra Costa, El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Solano, Sutter, and Yolo.


FAME Public Charter School
Any student residing in Alameda county or the six contiguous counties (Contra Costa, San Joaquin, Stanislaus, Santa Clara, San Mateo and San Francisco) surrounding it may enroll in our program.

Visions in Education Charter School
We provide you with a one-on-one relationship with a teacher. Serves students in these counties: Amador, Contra Costa, El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Solano, Sutter, and Yolo.

Del Norte County Charter Schools

Alder Grove Charter School
Our mission is to provide students with personalized learning and to support parental choice in education. Serves Del Norte, Humboldt, Mendocino, Siskiyou, and Trinity counties.

El Dorado County Charter Schools

Choices Charter School
We tailor our program to the student’s learning needs (one-on-one teacher or hybrid classroom or online). We serve students in these counties: Amador, Contra Costa, El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Solano, Sutter, and Yolo.

Visions in Education Charter School
We provide you with a one-on-one relationship with a teacher. Serves students in these counties: Amador, Contra Costa, El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Solano, Sutter, and Yolo.

Fresno County Charter Schools

Central Valley Home School
Provide credentialed educational coordinators and online classes on Kingsburg campus. Many Fresno families make the short drive weekly down to Kingsburg. 1310 Stroud Avenue, Kingsburg CA 93631

Chawanakee Academy
Flexibility in pacing, student grade placement, types of materials, types of programs, types of instruction. 46655 Road 200, O’Neals, CA 93645

Dunlap Leadership Academy
The online program at Dunlap Leadership Academy is available to students in Fresno county and surrounding counties. California-credentialed teachers are on-demand via phone, email, or instant message. 39500 Dunlap Rd, Dunlap, CA 93621

Eleanor Roosevelt Community Learning Center
We look forward to supporting your homeschooling through our library, enrichment schedules, and a variety of upcoming events. 4815 E. Holland Ave., Fresno, CA 93726

Hallmark Charter School
Programs are open to students who reside within Fresno County and the eight adjacent counties. We specialize in Music, Art, and Science with a 6 year WASC accreditation. 2445 Ninth St, Sanger

Mid Valley Charter Homeschool
Based in Hanford. Serves Kings, Tulare, Fresno, Kern, San Luis Obispo, and Monterey counties. After doing an assessment to pinpoint your child’s instructional levels, we’ll build a plan to fit his or her needs.

Mountain Home School Charter
A personalized learning charter school providing the best of home school instruction and school based instruction. 41267 Highway 41, Oakhurst, CA. 93644, and 777 West Shaw,
Fresno, CA. 93704

Sierra Charter School
We give you the support, information and resources needed to make independent study easier. K-12 charter school serving students within the counties of Alpine, Mono, Madera, Fresno, Inyo, and Tuolumne.

Humbolt County Charter Schools

Alder Grove Charter School
Our mission is to provide students with personalized learning and to support parental choice in education. Serves Del Norte, Humboldt, Mendocino, Siskiyou, and Trinity counties.

Coastal Grove Charter School
Coastal Grove Charter School offers an Independent Home Study Program with a learning center offering classes a few days a week to supplement your home study program. Waldorf inspired.

Mattole Valley Charter School
Honors individual education choices.

Imperial County Charter Schools

Mountain Peak Charter School
A California Charter School for grades K-12 currently serving students in Orange, Imperial, Riverside, and San Diego counties.

Greater San Diego Academy
A charter home school serving all of San Diego, Imperial and Riverside Counties.

Inspire Charter Schools
Now Enrolling Residents of Los Angeles, Orange, San Bernardino, Kern, and Ventura Counties. Now also in San Diego, Riverside, and Imperial counties. Questions – Call 1-888-215-3040.

Julian Charter School
We are a public school alternative for the home-based learner serving Imperial, Orange, Riverside and San Diego Counties. Our families have choice of instructional approach and educational materials.

Mt. Everest Academy
A Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) accredited K-12 school that assists student learning at home using state-adopted curriculum with the support, guidance, and supervision of credentialed teachers. Students and parents are supplied with educational materials and educational workshops.

Springs Charter School
Springs strives to uphold parent rights and choice in education. Serves Riverside County parents, as well as homeschool parents in our contiguous counties of San Bernardino, Orange, San Diego and Imperial. (formerly known as Eagles Peak- Inland Empire).

Inyo County Charter Schools

Sierra Charter School
We give you the support, information and resources needed to make independent study easier. K-12 charter school serving students within the counties of Alpine, Mono, Madera, Fresno, Inyo, and Tuolumne.

Sky Mountain Charter School
Managed by Innovative Education Management. Serves California students who reside in a six-county area including San Bernardino, Inyo, Kern, Los Angeles, Orange, and Riverside counties.

Kern County Charter Schools

Golden Valley Charter School
A public charter school currently serving home schooled students in grades K-12 who reside in Ventura, Kern, Los Angeles, and Santa Barbara counties.

iLead
An established charter school with a new home study program beginning the fall of 2015. iLEAD welcomes students in Orange, Los Angeles, San Bernardino, Kern and Ventura counties.

Inspire Charter Schools
Now Enrolling Residents of Los Angeles, Orange, San Bernardino, Kern, and Ventura Counties. Now also in San Diego, Riverside, and Imperial counties. Questions – Call 1-888-215-3040.

Mid Valley Charter Homeschool
Based in Hanford. Serves Kings, Tulare, Fresno, Kern, San Luis Obispo, and Monterey counties. After doing an assessment to pinpoint your child’s instructional levels, we’ll build a plan to fit his or her needs.

Sky Mountain Charter School
Managed by Innovative Education Management. Serves California students who reside in a six-county area including San Bernardino, Inyo, Kern, Los Angeles, Orange, and Riverside counties.

Valley Oaks Charter School
A parent choice and parent participation, tuition-free charter where parents, teachers and the community work together to educate one student at a time.

Kings County Charter Schools

Mid Valley Charter Homeschool
Based in Hanford. Serves Kings, Tulare, Fresno, Kern, San Luis Obispo, and Monterey counties. After doing an assessment to pinpoint your child’s instructional levels, we’ll build a plan to fit his or her needs.

Lake County Charter Schools

Mark West Charter School
Serving Grades 7th and 8th. (K through 8th Independent Home Study Option). Serves Lake, Marin, Mendocino, Napa, Solano and Sonoma counties.

Orchard View School
Chartered by the Twin Hills Union School District, is a K-12 home study school. Serves Lake, Marin, Mendocino, Napa, Solano and Sonoma counties

Pathways Charter School
Dedicated to the individualized education of its students, focusing all resources on the achievement of student goals in a standards-based, success-oriented environment. Santa Rosa.

Los Angeles County Charter Schools

Aveson Center for Independent Study
We are designed to meet the needs of families who choose to be more actively involved in their child’s education. ACIS offers two programs to accommodate this choice.

Epic Charter Schools
Curriculum is self-paced within appropriate guidelines. There is no required amount of time on the computer each day. 657-220-1000. Epic serves students in the counties of Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, and San Diego.

Golden Valley Charter School
A public charter school currently serving home schooled students in grades K-12 who reside in Ventura, Kern, Los Angeles, and Santa Barbara counties.

iLead
An established charter school with a new home study program beginning the fall of 2015. iLEAD welcomes students in Orange, Los Angeles, San Bernardino, Kern and Ventura counties.

Inspire Charter Schools
Now Enrolling Residents of Los Angeles, Orange, San Bernardino, Kern, and Ventura Counties. Now also in San Diego, Riverside, and Imperial counties. Questions – Call 1-888-215-3040.

Sky Mountain Charter School
Managed by Innovative Education Management. Serves California students who reside in a six-county area including San Bernardino, Inyo, Kern, Los Angeles, Orange, and Riverside counties.

Ventura Charter School 
Our home schooling program offers flexibility for families who prefer to have their children use their home as a base for learning under the direction of a credentialed teacher. Serves Ventura, Los Angeles, and Santa Barbara counties.

Madera County Charter Schools

Sierra Charter School
We give you the support, information and resources needed to make independent study easier. K-12 charter school serving students within the counties of Alpine, Mono, Madera, Fresno, Inyo, and Tuolumne.

Marin County Charter Schools

Mark West Charter School
Serving Grades 7th and 8th. (K through 8th Independent Home Study Option). Serves Lake, Marin, Mendocino, Napa, Solano and Sonoma counties.

Orchard View School
Chartered by the Twin Hills Union School District, is a K-12 home study school. Serves Lake, Marin, Mendocino, Napa, Solano and Sonoma counties

Mariposa County Charter Schools

Connecting Waters Charter School
Modesto Learning Center. Alameda, Calaveras, Mariposa, Merced, San Joaquin, Santa Clara, Stanislaus, and Tuolumne.

Hart-Ransom Academic Charter School
TK-12, WASC-Accredited Charter school based in Modesto and serving Alameda, Calaveras, Mariposa, Merced, San Joaquin, Santa Clara, Stanislaus, and Tuolumne counties.

Mendocino County Charter Schools

Alder Grove Charter School
Our mission is to provide students with personalized learning and to support parental choice in education. Serves Del Norte, Humboldt, Mendocino, Siskiyou, and Trinity counties.

Mark West Charter School
Serving Grades 7th and 8th. (K through 8th Independent Home Study Option). Serves Lake, Marin, Mendocino, Napa, Solano and Sonoma counties.

Orchard View School
Chartered by the Twin Hills Union School District, is a K-12 home study school. Serves Lake, Marin, Mendocino, Napa, Solano and Sonoma counties

Merced County Charter Schools

Connecting Waters Charter School
Modesto Learning Center. Alameda, Calaveras, Mariposa, Merced, San Joaquin, Santa Clara, Stanislaus, and Tuolumne.

Hart-Ransom Academic Charter School
TK-12, WASC-Accredited Charter school based in Modesto and serving Alameda, Calaveras, Mariposa, Merced, San Joaquin, Santa Clara, Stanislaus, and Tuolumne counties.

Merced Scholars Charter School
MSCS will offer high school instruction via individual and group work in laboratory, classroom, virtual, and community settings, as well as in the home. Partners with Merced College.

Mono County Charter Schools

Sierra Charter School
We give you the support, information and resources needed to make independent study easier. K-12 charter school serving students within the counties of Alpine, Mono, Madera, Fresno, Inyo, and Tuolumne.

Monterey County Charter Schools

Mid Valley Charter Homeschool
Based in Hanford. Serves Kings, Tulare, Fresno, Kern, San Luis Obispo, and Monterey counties. After doing an assessment to pinpoint your child’s instructional levels, we’ll build a plan to fit his or her needs.

Monterey County Home Charter School
Provides students with the necessary resources to achieve success and meet state standards in core academic subjects appropriate to their level. Serves adjacent counties, too.

Ocean Grove Charter School
Serves California students who reside in a five-county area including Santa Cruz, Monterey, San Benito, Santa Clara, and San Mateo counties.

Napa County Charter Schools

Mark West Charter School
Serving Grades 7th and 8th. (K through 8th Independent Home Study Option). Serves Lake, Marin, Mendocino, Napa, Solano and Sonoma counties.

Orchard View School
Chartered by the Twin Hills Union School District, is a K-12 home study school. Serves Lake, Marin, Mendocino, Napa, Solano and Sonoma counties

Nevada County Charter Schools

Camptonville Academy
An independent study charter school serving California students in Yuba, Sutter, Placer, Nevada and Butte counties. We offer Educational Resource Centers and individualized learning plans for all our students K-12.

Twin Ridges Home Study Charter School
A family and community centered approach to homeschooling, designed to compliment and enhance your child’s educational program, and based in North San Juan, near Grass Valley and Nevada City. TRHS welcomes students in K-8 grades, from Nevada, Placer, Yuba, and Sierra Counties.

Orange County Charter Schools

Dehesa Charter School
A personalized learning program serving homeschooling families in Riverside, Orange, and San Diego Counties.

Epic Charter Schools
Curriculum is self-paced within appropriate guidelines. There is no required amount of time on the computer each day. 657-220-1000. Epic serves students in the counties of Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, and San Diego.

iLead
An established charter school with a new home study program beginning the fall of 2015. iLEAD welcomes students in Orange, Los Angeles, San Bernardino, Kern and Ventura counties.

Inspire Charter Schools
Now Enrolling Residents of Los Angeles, Orange, San Bernardino, Kern, and Ventura Counties. Now also in San Diego, Riverside, and Imperial counties. Questions – Call 1-888-215-3040.

Journey School Independent Study Program
Journey School Independent Study is a Waldorf-inspired charter school in southern Orange County offering enrollment for children in kindergarten through 3rd grade. For more information please call 949-448-7232.

Mountain Peak Charter School
A California Charter School for grades K-12 currently serving students in Orange, Imperial, Riverside, and San Diego counties.

Julian Charter School
We are a public school alternative for the home-based learner serving Imperial, Orange, Riverside and San Diego Counties. Our families have choice of instructional approach and educational materials.

Sky Mountain Charter School
Managed by Innovative Education Management. Serves California students who reside in a six-county area including San Bernardino, Inyo, Kern, Los Angeles, Orange, and Riverside counties.

Springs Charter School
Springs strives to uphold parent rights and choice in education. Serves Riverside County parents, as well as homeschool parents in our contiguous counties of San Bernardino, Orange, San Diego and Imperial. (formerly known as Eagles Peak- Inland Empire).

Placer County Charter Schools

Camptonville Academy
An independent study charter school serving California students in Yuba, Sutter, Placer, Nevada and Butte counties. We offer Educational Resource Centers and individualized learning plans for all our students K-12.

Choices Charter School
We tailor our program to the student’s learning needs (one-on-one teacher or hybrid classroom or online). We serve students in these counties: Amador, Contra Costa, El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Solano, Sutter, and Yolo.

Twin Ridges Home Study Charter School
A family and community centered approach to homeschooling, designed to compliment and enhance your child’s educational program, and based in North San Juan, near Grass Valley and Nevada City. TRHS welcomes students in K-8 grades, from Nevada, Placer, Yuba, and Sierra Counties.

Visions in Education Charter School
We provide you with a one-on-one relationship with a teacher. Serves students in these counties: Amador, Contra Costa, El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Solano, Sutter, and Yolo.

Plumas County Charter Schools

Plumas Charter School
Serves Quincy and adjoining counties.

Riverside County Charter Schools

Dehesa Charter School
A personalized learning program serving homeschooling families in Riverside, Orange, and San Diego Counties.

Epic Charter Schools
Curriculum is self-paced within appropriate guidelines. There is no required amount of time on the computer each day. 657-220-1000. Epic serves students in the counties of Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, and San Diego.

Mountain Peak Charter School
A California Charter School for grades K-12 currently serving students in Orange, Imperial, Riverside, and San Diego counties.

Greater San Diego Academy
A charter home school serving all of San Diego, Imperial and Riverside Counties.

Inspire Charter Schools
Now Enrolling Residents of Los Angeles, Orange, San Bernardino, Kern, and Ventura Counties. Now also in San Diego, Riverside, and Imperial counties. Questions – Call 1-888-215-3040.

Julian Charter School
We are a public school alternative for the home-based learner serving Imperial, Orange, Riverside and San Diego Counties. Our families have choice of instructional approach and educational materials.

Springs Charter School
Springs strives to uphold parent rights and choice in education. Serves Riverside County parents, as well as homeschool parents in our contiguous counties of San Bernardino, Orange, San Diego and Imperial. (formerly known as Eagles Peak- Inland Empire).

Sacramento County Charter Schools

Choices Charter School
We tailor our program to the student’s learning needs (one-on-one teacher or hybrid classroom or online). We serve students in these counties: Amador, Contra Costa, El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Solano, Sutter, and Yolo.

Homeschool Guild
Facilitates exploration via the use of community resources, student and parent educational experiences, service and curriculum vendors, and the support of a credentialed teacher. In Sacramento and San Joaquin Counties as a part of the Heritage Peak Charter School.

Natomas Charter School
Look at their PACT program for homeschoolers. Offers Well Trained mind curriculum.

Visions in Education Charter School
We provide you with a one-on-one relationship with a teacher. Serves students in these counties: Amador, Contra Costa, El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Solano, Sutter, and Yolo.

San Benito County Charter Schools

Ocean Grove Charter School
We will open this school for Fall 2005/6 to serve California students who reside in a five-county area including Santa Cruz, Monterey, San Benito, Santa Clara, and San Mateo counties.

San Bernardino County Charter Schools

Epic Charter Schools
Curriculum is self-paced within appropriate guidelines. There is no required amount of time on the computer each day. 657-220-1000. Epic serves students in the counties of Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, and San Diego.

iLead
An established charter school with a new home study program beginning the fall of 2015. iLEAD welcomes students in Orange, Los Angeles, San Bernardino, Kern and Ventura counties.

Inspire Charter Schools
Now Enrolling Residents of Los Angeles, Orange, San Bernardino, Kern, and Ventura Counties. Now also in San Diego, Riverside, and Imperial counties. Questions – Call 1-888-215-3040.

Sky Mountain Charter School
Managed by Innovative Education Management. Serves California students who reside in a six-county area including San Bernardino, Inyo, Kern, Los Angeles, Orange, and Riverside counties.

Springs Charter School
Springs strives to uphold parent rights and choice in education. Serves Riverside County parents, as well as homeschool parents in our contiguous counties of San Bernardino, Orange, San Diego and Imperial. (formerly known as Eagles Peak- Inland Empire).

Ocean Grove Charter School
We will open this school for Fall 2005/6 to serve California students who reside in a five-county area including Santa Cruz, Monterey, San Benito, Santa Clara, and San Mateo counties.

San Diego County Charter Schools

Bayshore Prep
An independent study program, is an alternative to the regular classroom program and is designed to meet the needs of all home schooled children, grades K-12. This charter was approved by the San Marcos Unified School District in the spring of 2005. Member of the CSAA.

Charter School of San Diego
An educational option for students in grades 7-12. It is not a traditional school. Its instructional design is based on a “University Model.”

Dehesa Charter School
A personalized learning program serving homeschooling families in Riverside, Orange, and San Diego Counties.

Epic Charter Schools
Curriculum is self-paced within appropriate guidelines. There is no required amount of time on the computer each day. 657-220-1000. Epic serves students in the counties of Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, and San Diego.

Mountain Peak Charter School
A California Charter School for grades K-12 currently serving students in Orange, Imperial, Riverside, and San Diego counties.

Greater San Diego Academy
A charter home school serving all of San Diego, Imperial and Riverside Counties.

Julian Charter School
We are a public school alternative for the home-based learner serving Imperial, Orange, Riverside and San Diego Counties. Our families have choice of instructional approach and educational materials.

The Learning Choice Academy
TLC provides books and instructional materials, a certified teacher to work in partnership with parents, special student allowance for enrichment classes, field trips and other activities.

Pathways Charter School
Coronado. A comprehensive high school offering the flexibility of online instruction with face-to-face academic support from site-based, highly qualified, credentialed teachers. Our focus is on designing and delivering a personalized education, addressing diverse learning preferences and contexts.

Springs Charter School
Springs strives to uphold parent rights and choice in education. Serves Riverside County parents, as well as homeschool parents in our contiguous counties of San Bernardino, Orange, San Diego and Imperial. (formerly known as Eagles Peak- Inland Empire).

San Francisco County Charter Schools

FAME Public Charter School
Any student residing in Alameda county or the six contiguous counties (Contra Costa, San Joaquin, Stanislaus, Santa Clara, San Mateo and San Francisco) surrounding it may enroll in our program.

San Joaquin County Charter Schools

Choices Charter School
We tailor our program to the student’s learning needs (one-on-one teacher or hybrid classroom or online). We serve students in these counties: Amador, Contra Costa, El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Solano, Sutter, and Yolo.

Connecting Waters Charter School
Modesto Learning Center. Alameda, Calaveras, Mariposa, Merced, San Joaquin, Santa Clara, Stanislaus, and Tuolumne.

FAME Public Charter School
Any student residing in Alameda county or the six contiguous counties (Contra Costa, San Joaquin, Stanislaus, Santa Clara, San Mateo and San Francisco) surrounding it may enroll in our program.

Hart-Ransom Academic Charter School
TK-12, WASC-Accredited Charter school based in Modesto and serving Alameda, Calaveras, Mariposa, Merced, San Joaquin, Santa Clara, Stanislaus, and Tuolumne counties.

Homeschool Guild
Facilitates exploration via the use of community resources, student and parent educational experiences, service and curriculum vendors, and the support of a credentialed teacher. In Sacramento and San Joaquin Counties as a part of the Heritage Peak Charter School.

Rio Valley Charter School
Rio Valley Charter School received exceptional distinction by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (accredited through 2020). Lodi, CA 95242.

Visions in Education Charter School
We provide you with a one-on-one relationship with a teacher. Serves students in these counties: Amador, Contra Costa, El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Solano, Sutter, and Yolo.

San Luis Obispo County Charter Schools

Mid Valley Charter Homeschool
Based in Hanford. Serves Kings, Tulare, Fresno, Kern, San Luis Obispo, and Monterey counties. After doing an assessment to pinpoint your child’s instructional levels, we’ll build a plan to fit his or her needs.

San Mateo County Charter Schools

Ocean Grove Charter School
Serves California students who reside in a five-county area including Santa Cruz, Monterey, San Benito, Santa Clara, and San Mateo counties.

FAME Public Charter School
Any student residing in Alameda county or the six contiguous counties (Contra Costa, San Joaquin, Stanislaus, Santa Clara, San Mateo and San Francisco) surrounding it may enroll in our program.

Santa Barbara County Charter Schools

Golden Valley Charter School
A public charter school currently serving home schooled students in grades K-12 who reside in Ventura, Kern, Los Angeles, and Santa Barbara counties.

Ventura Charter School 
Our home schooling program offers flexibility for families who prefer to have their children use their home as a base for learning under the direction of a credentialed teacher. Serves Ventura, Los Angeles, and Santa Barbara counties.

Santa Clara County Charter Schools

Connecting Waters Charter School
Modesto Learning Center. Alameda, Calaveras, Mariposa, Merced, San Joaquin, Santa Clara, Stanislaus, and Tuolumne.

Hart-Ransom Academic Charter School
TK-12, WASC-Accredited Charter school based in Modesto and serving Alameda, Calaveras, Mariposa, Merced, San Joaquin, Santa Clara, Stanislaus, and Tuolumne counties.

Ocean Grove Charter School
Serves California students who reside in a five-county area including Santa Cruz, Monterey, San Benito, Santa Clara, and San Mateo counties.

FAME Public Charter School
Any student residing in Alameda county or the six contiguous counties (Contra Costa, San Joaquin, Stanislaus, Santa Clara, San Mateo and San Francisco) surrounding it may enroll in our program.

Santa Cruz County Charter Schools

Ocean Grove Charter School
We will open this school for Fall 2005/6 to serve California students who reside in a five-county area including Santa Cruz, Monterey, San Benito, Santa Clara, and San Mateo counties.

Shasta County Charter Schools

Shasta Secondary Homeschool
Shasta Secondary Home School has been serving Shasta and contiguous counties since 1999. We are a public charter school that offers the ability for a family to “personalize” a child’s educational path in grades 6-12.

Sierra County Charter Schools

Twin Ridges Home Study Charter School
A family and community centered approach to homeschooling, designed to compliment and enhance your child’s educational program, and based in North San Juan, near Grass Valley and Nevada City. TRHS welcomes students in K-8 grades, from Nevada, Placer, Yuba, and Sierra Counties.

Siskiyou County Charter Schools

Alder Grove Charter School
Our mission is to provide students with personalized learning and to support parental choice in education. Serves Del Norte, Humboldt, Mendocino, Siskiyou, and Trinity counties.

Solano County Charter Schools

Choices Charter School
We tailor our program to the student’s learning needs (one-on-one teacher or hybrid classroom or online). We serve students in these counties: Amador, Contra Costa, El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Solano, Sutter, and Yolo.

Mark West Charter School
Serving Grades 7th and 8th. (K through 8th Independent Home Study Option). Serves Lake, Marin, Mendocino, Napa, Solano and Sonoma counties.

Orchard View School
Chartered by the Twin Hills Union School District, is a K-12 home study school. Serves Lake, Marin, Mendocino, Napa, Solano and Sonoma counties

Visions in Education Charter School
We provide you with a one-on-one relationship with a teacher. Serves students in these counties: Amador, Contra Costa, El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Solano, Sutter, and Yolo.

Sonoma County Charter Schools

Mark West Charter School
Serving Grades 7th and 8th. (K through 8th Independent Home Study Option). Serves Lake, Marin, Mendocino, Napa, Solano and Sonoma counties.

Orchard View School
Chartered by the Twin Hills Union School District, is a K-12 home study school. Serves Lake, Marin, Mendocino, Napa, Solano and Sonoma counties

Pathways Charter School
Dedicated to the individualized education of its students, focusing all resources on the achievement of student goals in a standards-based, success-oriented environment. Santa Rosa.

Stanislaus County Charter Schools

Connecting Waters Charter School
Modesto Learning Center. Alameda, Calaveras, Mariposa, Merced, San Joaquin, Santa Clara, Stanislaus, and Tuolumne.

FAME Public Charter School
Any student residing in Alameda county or the six contiguous counties (Contra Costa, San Joaquin, Stanislaus, Santa Clara, San Mateo and San Francisco) surrounding it may enroll in our program.

Hart-Ransom Academic Charter School
TK-12, WASC-Accredited Charter school based in Modesto and serving Alameda, Calaveras, Mariposa, Merced, San Joaquin, Santa Clara, Stanislaus, and Tuolumne counties.

Hickman Charter School
A “university model” which blends homeschooling with on-site classes and online programs. Hickman is located in Stanislaus County east of Modesto. Serves Stanislaus, Tuolumne & Alameda counties.

Sutter County Charter Schools

Camptonville Academy
An independent study charter school serving California students in Yuba, Sutter, Placer, Nevada and Butte counties. We offer Educational Resource Centers and individualized learning plans for all our students K-12.

Choices Charter School
We tailor our program to the student’s learning needs (one-on-one teacher or hybrid classroom or online). We serve students in these counties: Amador, Contra Costa, El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Solano, Sutter, and Yolo.

Visions in Education Charter School
We provide you with a one-on-one relationship with a teacher. Serves students in these counties: Amador, Contra Costa, El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Solano, Sutter, and Yolo.

Trinity County Charter Schools

Alder Grove Charter School
Our mission is to provide students with personalized learning and to support parental choice in education. Serves Del Norte, Humboldt, Mendocino, Siskiyou, and Trinity counties.

Tulare County Charter Schools

Charter Home School Academy
We embrace home schooling as a positive alternative for parents who want to meet individual needs by teaching their children at home. Based in Visalia.

Eleanor Roosevelt Community Learning Center
We look forward to supporting your homeschooling through our library, enrichment schedules, and a variety of upcoming events. 31191 Rd 180 – Visalia, CA 93292

Mid Valley Charter Homeschool
Based in Hanford. Serves Kings, Tulare, Fresno, Kern, San Luis Obispo, and Monterey counties. After doing an assessment to pinpoint your child’s instructional levels, we’ll build a plan to fit his or her needs.

Tuolomne County Charter Schools

Connecting Waters Charter School
Modesto Learning Center. Alameda, Calaveras, Mariposa, Merced, San Joaquin, Santa Clara, Stanislaus, and Tuolumne.

Hart-Ransom Academic Charter School
TK-12, WASC-Accredited Charter school based in Modesto and serving Alameda, Calaveras, Mariposa, Merced, San Joaquin, Santa Clara, Stanislaus, and Tuolumne counties.

Hickman Charter School
A “university model” which blends homeschooling with on-site classes and online programs. Hickman is located in Stanislaus County east of Modesto. Serves Stanislaus, Tuolumne & Alameda counties.

Sierra Charter School
We give you the support, information and resources needed to make independent study easier. K-12 charter school serving students within the counties of Alpine, Mono, Madera, Fresno, Inyo, and Tuolumne.

Ventura County Charter Schools

Bridges Charter School
A new Thousand Oaks charter school opened fall 2010, welcoming 215 students in grades K-7. Bridges Charter School is sharing the Glenwood School campus on Windsor Drive, using several portable and permanent classrooms provided by the Conejo Valley Unified School District.

Golden Valley Charter School
A public charter school currently serving home schooled students in grades K-12 who reside in Ventura, Kern, Los Angeles, and Santa Barbara counties.

iLead
An established charter school with a new home study program beginning the fall of 2015. iLEAD welcomes students in Orange, Los Angeles, San Bernardino, Kern and Ventura counties.

Inspire Charter Schools
Now Enrolling Residents of Los Angeles, Orange, San Bernardino, Kern, and Ventura Counties. Now also in San Diego, Riverside, and Imperial counties. Questions – Call 1-888-215-3040.

Valley Oak Charter
A new independent study charter program in the Ojai school district.

Ventura Charter School 
Our home schooling program offers flexibility for families who prefer to have their children use their home as a base for learning under the direction of a credentialed teacher. Serves Ventura, Los Angeles, and Santa Barbara counties.

Yolo County Charter Schools

Choices Charter School
We tailor our program to the student’s learning needs (one-on-one teacher or hybrid classroom or online). We serve students in these counties: Amador, Contra Costa, El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Solano, Sutter, and Yolo.

Visions in Education Charter School
We provide you with a one-on-one relationship with a teacher. Serves students in these counties: Amador, Contra Costa, El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Solano, Sutter, and Yolo.

Yuba County Charter Schools

Camptonville Academy
An independent study charter school serving California students in Yuba, Sutter, Placer, Nevada and Butte counties. We offer Educational Resource Centers and individualized learning plans for all our students K-12.

Twin Ridges Home Study Charter School
A family and community centered approach to homeschooling, designed to compliment and enhance your child’s educational program, and based in North San Juan, near Grass Valley and Nevada City. TRHS welcomes students in K-8 grades, from Nevada, Placer, Yuba, and Sierra Counties.

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Charter School Database
View a list of charter schools, or locate a charter school by name. Included in the listing is the Charter number, school name, location (county, district, address) phone and fax numbers, email, web site, Grade levels served, Instruction type, curriculum focus, enrollment, API results and school rankings, funding model, start & numbering date, and business structure.

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