Transcript Templates to Make for your Homeschooler
Help interpreting your homeschool high school-level work to make into transcripts for college applications. Diploma, report card and certificate templates, too. Help and advice links from your homeschool guide.
- Advisors to Create Homeschool Transcripts
- Books to Help Create Transcripts
- Edu-speak – Teacher Lingo
- Sample Homeschool Transcripts
- Templates for Homeschool Transcripts
Beach High School
A private alternative school run by Wes Beach, offering a legal umbrella, guidance, documentation, college admission planning, and transcripts based on concise portfolios. Specialty: helping teenagers make a transition from high school studies to their next life situation, whether college or other.[Guide’s note: I’ve met this guy and he’s good! On west coast.]
Course Numbers and Transcript Details
There are some important pieces that should always be included when preparing a transcript for a college. By Shirley Minster.
Books to Help Create Transcripts
The Total Transcript Solution
How Lee Binz Converted 4 Years of Independent Homeschooling into Transcripts That Earned Both Her Sons Full Tuition Scholarships Totaling $184,852 from Their First Choice University!
Transcripts Made Easy
By Janice Campbell
Homeschoolers need to know how to keep simple, accurate high school records in order to create a transcript that will “wow” college admissions counselors. Designed to be simple and doable, even for parents who are starting record keeping late.
Edu-speak, the dictionary
Need to translate ordinary activities into something that an educator can understand? Study this vocabulary list, and you’ll be able to explain to any school administrator what you are doing, even if you unschool!
Elective Course Descriptions
To help you prepare your child’s high school transcript, here is a list of elective course descriptions used by a local public school. Generally, public schools and colleges will not accept these courses as meeting the requirements of high school math, science, history, and English but they can be used as credits for electives.
Sample Homeschool Transcripts
Cover Letter and Transcript for Army Enlistment
Each branch of the military has their own rules and requirements, but the Army appears to be the most homeschool-friendly branch.
High School Academic Transcript Record
I’m not sure this one would impress an admissions officer, as there are no course descriptions and numerical based “grades.” Why not just give the teen straight A’s and be done with it?
High School Transcript
This sample includes courses in religious subjects.
High School Transcripts
Donna Young has several transcript templates in WORD format on her site.
Homeschool Curricular Template
Most of Houghton’s homeschooled applicants come from homes which utilize an eclectic approach, drawing curricular materials from a variety of sources. For these families we can, based on the experience of our admission committee, offer a template which you may find useful in preparing your records for college admission officers.
Mary Baldwin College Official Homeschool Transcript
This transcript is subject based, and then grade level next to each subject. Good sample for the student who worked on a subject over their 4 years of high school. It also shows good example of a parent’s self-certification statement.
Sample Secondary Homeschool Transcript
This sample includes course descriptions.
How to prepare a transcript. A couple of templates, and an explanation of credit hours and grading. From Oklahoma Homeschool.
Templates for Homeschool Transcripts
Basic High School Transcript
Donna Young’s page offers a simple transcript file to get you started. Some families have donated samples of more complicated transcripts.
Covenant College provides its applicants with templates in Word and Acrobat (pdf) formats.
High School Transcript
Bright Kids at Home – Shown in HTML format. Download transcript in pdf format. You will need an website software to add your teen’s information, or software that can turn pdf files into WORD files.
Be careful with this one! You get one chance to save as a PDF before you close the window, or it will be lost. They don’t keep it.