Christian Home Educators Confederation of Kansas
CHECK is a Kansas state homeschool organization comprised of local support groups around the state of Kansas including Kansas City’s MPE, Wichita’s TPA, and others. CHECK’s mission is to further the interests of private home education in Kansas by providing accurate, helpful information; encouraging local support groups; and advocating for home education. CHECK works closely with the Home School Legal Defense Association.
Kansas Homeschool Events
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Kansas Field Trips
Educational places to visit in Kansas.
Kansas Education Code For Homeschooling
AN A TO Z RESOURCE
Not intended as legal advice. For your information only.
Checklist: Getting a Homeschool Started
This publication of the Christian Home Educators Confederation of Kansas provides general and Kansas-specific information on how to get started.
Nonaccredited Private School Registration
To comply with the provisions of K.S.A. 72-53, 100 through 72-53, 102, please provide the information on the form below concerning your school (elementary or secondary). Online registration.
Is Homeschooling Legal in Kansas?
Kansas Laws do not specifically mention homeschooling, but it is perfectly legal. Provided by CHECK.
What You Need to Know About Homeschooling in Kansas
You may register your “nonaccredited private school” right online at this Kansas State Department of Education page.
Best Selling Magazines for Homeschooling Kids
Christian Home Educators Confederation of Kansas
Facebook page for the association of the same name. Like or Follow to get announcements.
The Homeschool Hookup (Kansas)
The purpose of our group is to…
-connect Christian homeschoolers & unschoolers from the Kansas City area for friendship, support & encouragement.
-provide fun/educational activities for children such as field trips, park days, holiday parties & playgroups.
-provide support for parents through Mom’s Night’s Out, curriculum Q&A, teacher discounts and more.
NORTH EAST – TOPEKA
Christian Homeschool Alliance of Leavenworth, KS
A group of military and civilian Christian home educators in the Leavenworth County area, including the cities of Fort Leavenworth, Leavenworth, and Lansing. (Formerly FLCHE.)
Gardner Area Homeschool Network
A secular, inclusive homeschooling group to support families and encourage homeschooling in Gardner, KS and surrounding areas. GAHN values diversity and requests participants to be considerate to all people and faiths. Contact Shelly Axe at email@example.com.
Konza Homeschooler Association
7675 Jenkins Rd, St George, KS 66535
Martha Hackney, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Manhattan Area Homeschoolers Network
MAHN is a secular, inclusive homeschooling group that supports families and encourages homeschooling in Manhattan, Kansas and surrounding areas.
Stepping Stones Homeschool Group
Homeschool Co-Op which meets at Grace Community Church in Overbrook, Kansas on Thursday mornings. Classes are split up into small groups according to age and grade. Each parent helps in some way, either teaching or helping in a class.
Golden Belt Home Educators
Great Bend, KS. Blog that keeps members informed of activities and resources. Appears to be a Christian group.
PEACE homeschool group of Dodge City, Kansas
Open Facebook group with announcements of homeschool activities in the Dodge City area.
Garden City, KS Homeschooling
A group for those in Garden City, KS who homeschool, or have been thinking about it. To gain support from each other and encourage our little ones.
KANSAS CITY METRO & SUBURBS
Christian Unschoolers of Kansas City North
This Facebook group was designed for Christian Unschoolers or anyone considering unschooling who would like encouragement from one another and who seek the Lord’s direction for their family and children’s education. This is a very relaxed group and all families from every spectrum of the method of unschooling are welcome. We aim to encourage and be respectful one another.
Excellence, Diversity, Unity, Community, Acceptance and Tolerance in Education is a group of families interested in homeschooling for educational reasons. We value diversity and accept families with many points of view. Most activities occur in the southern Johnson County area of Kansas.
Gardner Area Homeschoolers Network
GAHN is a secular, inclusive homeschooling group to support families and encourage homeschooling in Gardner, Kansas and surrounding areas.
Homeschool Horsemanship in Kansas City
Educational horsemanship and riding programs, plus resources for horse crazy, horse loving homeschoolers in the Kansas City area. Through the Fox School of Horsemanship.
Homeschool Teens Club – Kansas City Suburbs
Events and activities for homeschooled teens in Independence, Blue Springs, Liberty, Lee’s Summit and other suburban areas of KC.
Kansas City Homeschool
This group is for all who have the desire to homeschool their children! Support one another and encourage one another here in this group! Feel free to post buy/sell/trade of homeschool items here.
Midwest Parent Educators
We serve a wide geographical area, roughly defined as the Kansas side of the greater Kansas City metro area. Formerly Johnson County Parent Educators. Families in Wyandotte, Miami, and Douglas counties are members of our organization.
LEARN Home Education Network
L.E.A.R.N. is the Kansas City Area’s secular homeschool support group. We provide support for people who choose to educate their children at home for educational reasons.
Unschoolers of Kansas City
This group is for actively unschooling families in the Kansas City area. If you are unsure of what unschooling is, this is probably not the group for you.
Lawrence Homeschool Unschool CoOp
This is an inclusive, secular homeschooling or unschooling educational cooperative in Lawrence, KS. Events, activities, play dates and such are created by individual members.
Lawrence County Christian Homeschoolers
Group membership is limited to members of the LCCHE Group. If you are not a member, please do not request to be added here.
Teaching Effective Academics in Christian Homes
(TEACH) of Lawrence, Kansas, though decidedly Christian in focus, is open to all home schooling families.
Unschooling/Homeschooling In and Around Lawrence KS
Unschooling and Homeschooling both traditional and nontraditional. An all inclusive secular group for families to connect, share info, make playdates, field trips and share Co-Op ideas/responsibilities.
Heritage Homeschoolers, Liberal, KS
Closed Facebook group. Contact admin about joining.
NEWTON & MCDONALD COUNTIES
McDonald/Newton County MO HomeSchoolers Unite
I created this forum in hopes of connecting with local homeschoolers who would like their teens to get together once a month or so for wholesome fun. Outdoor movie nights in the country, creek days, prom and other dances, maybe a murder mystery dinner. Everyone is welcome to add ideas. (If you want a friend added they need to send a request; this should keep us from having too many far away members.)
Newton Area Homeschoolers
Newton is blessed to have a large homeschooling community and more than one homeschool support group to get involved with. Local groups with contact information is below — please let us know if we are missing any or if you are willing to be a contact person for your group!
Newton Homeschool Choir
Closed group. Contact admin for information about joining.
Newton LDS Homeschool Co-op
This group is set up to help facilitate and support the LDS homeschooling community in Newton, Kansas. It is not exclusive to the members of the Newton Ward.
Golden Belt Home Educators
Support group for home educators in the Great Bend area.
Smoky Valley Home Educators
SVHE is a homeschool support group in Salina, Kansas, composed of parents committed to providing quality education for their students.
Osawatomie, KS Homeschoolers (and surrounding areas)
This is a Christian Homeschooling group for those who live in Osawatomie or the surrounding areas. This group is for encouragement and fellowship. I pray you find friendship, wise council, and encouragement here.
Cornerstone Family Schools
An independent, parent-led organization that provides extracurricular opportunities and educational accountability for its members – Christian homeschooling families in the Topeka, KS area.
Ever wondered what it would take to homeschool your children? You will find ways for support and community with others here. Feel free to ask questions!
Wichita Area Homeschooling Youth
A group of young people in the Wichita, Kansas area existing to support one another and make new friends as homeschooling teens.
A place were we welcome new homeschoolers or inform all Wichita Homeschoolers of opportunities for learning events, social events, field trips, or support groups in the Wichita Area.
Wichita Homeschool Prom
The Wichita Homeschool Prom has been around since 2005. Our goal is to provide a fun, safe atmosphere for homeschooled juniors and seniors. Come join us.
Wichita Metro Area Virtual Homeschool Curriculum Sale
This group is for buying, selling, trading or gifting homeschool curriculum and related materials in the Wichita Metro Area.
A place for unschoolers and those interested in unschooling in the Wichita, Kansas, area. This group is for those currently unschooling or moving intentionally in that direction.
SEKA Middle/High School Homeschool
Southeast Kansas Area (SEKA) Middle/High School Homeschool group welcomes home educated families of all ages, but the emphasis will be on grades 6-12. However, most activities will be appropriate for all ages or easily adapted for younger kids.
Support Group Lists
Kansas Homeschool Support Groups
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Learning2 eSchool of Wichita
An accredited public school at home program for students in kindergarten through high school. Our tuition-free program combines the accountability of a public school, the innovation of online learning and the supportive environment of home schooling. We provide everything students need to maximize their potential: first-class curriculum, high quality teaching, state-of-the-art technology and community connections.
Universities and Colleges
Kansas Board of Regents – Admission Requirements for State Universities
New admissions standards were also approved for graduates of un-accredited high schools (including home-schooled students), GED students, students who are 21 or older, and international students
Kansas State University
A growing number of home-schooled students are forging successful college careers at K-State. They are listed as one of America’s 100 best public universities. Need to create a homeschool transcript for them? They have a transcript to fill out here, exactly what they want to see.