Homeschooling in Mississippi

SUPPORT GROUPS
Blessed Sacrament Homeschool Group
Email: bshgMemphis@yahoo.com
http://www.blessedsacramenthomeschool.org/
We are a Catholic homeschool support group that has members in the Memphis-metro area, including North Mississippi, Eastern Arkansas, and other parts of West Tennessee.

Christian Home Educators Connection
http://www.homeschool-life.com/ms/checonnection/
The purpose of CHEC is to support and encourage home educators by providing information and opportunities for fellowship both educational and social. Although CHEC is a Christian organization with Christian leadership, membership is open to all those wishing to home school their children.

Christian Home Educators of Hattiesburg Mississippi
http://www.cheh.org
We are a support group of Christian homeschoolers whose goal it is to provide spiritual and emotional support as well as enriching ministry, academic and recreational activities to member families.

Eagle Homeschool Association
Email: support@eaglehomeschool.com
http://www.eaglehomeschool.com/
The Eagle Homeschool Association is a group of Christian homeschooling families that have joined together to offer support, encouragement, and advice for each other. Our volunteering parents plan activities, field trips, and classes to enhance your home education experience.

Fellowship of Christian Educators, Hernando, MS
http://www.ourchurch.com/member/f/FCHE/
FOCHE exists to provide encouragement and edification to home-educating mothers for the benefit of their families.

Hernando-Nesbit Home School Support Group
http://hnhsg.org/
Hernando-Nesbit Home School Support Group is an organization of members helping members educate their children with Christian morals, independent of government influences. We are a local homeschool support group affiliated with the Mississippi Home Educators Association, a Christian state support group.

Meridian Christian Home Educators
Email: justin_marks@comcast.net
http://meridianchristianhomeeducators.com/
The primary purpose for which this organization is formed is to benefit its membership, constituents, and community at large through the under girding of one another as each home schools their children, training them both educationally and spiritually. The foundation for the organization is Jesus Christ; the goal is knowledge, understanding, and wisdom; and the basis is the Holy Scriptures.

Mississippi Home Educators Association
Email: mhea@mhea.net
http://www.mhea.net
MHEA is a Christian ministry dedicated to assisting - according to Biblical principles - those families who are committed to the education of their children at home. It is also our desire to strengthen the local support groups and their leadership, thus making them effective in their ministry to the home educators of Mississippi.

OBLIQUEducators
Email: OBLIQUEducators@gmail.com
http://www.obliqueducators.com/
We are a community of homeschoolers located in Northwest Mississippi, whose goal is to develop relationships through homeschooling, but more importantly, deepening friendships that go beyond homeschooling. The name OBLIQUEducators means: Olive Branch Learning, Interactive, Quality, Unique Educators.

PEAK Hattiesburg, Mississippi
Email: peak@peaknetwork.org
http://www.peaknetwork.org/hattiesburg/
Welcome to PEAK (Parent Educators And Kids) of Hattiesburg! We are an inclusive, member-led group of homeschoolers in Forrest, Lamar, Jones and Covington counties. If you live in the area or would like to come here to join in our activities, we'd love to have you!

PEAK of Jackson, Mississippi
Email: peak@peaknetwork.org
http://www.peaknetwork.org/jackson/
PEAK - Parents Educators And Kids. We are a member-led group of independent home educators in the Jackson, Mississippi area. Our members plan local activities and field trips to provide our children with opportunities to interact and learn together.

PEAK Meridian, Mississippi
Email: peak@peaknetwork.org
http://www.peaknetwork.org/meridian/
Parent Educators and Kids (PEAK) of Meridian welcomes all local home educators who enjoy participating in a diverse group. Our group is inclusive and our members represent a variety of learning styles, parenting philosophies, personal beliefs and political viewpoints.

PEAK on the Mississippi Gulf Coast
Email: peak@peaknetwork.org
http://www.peaknetwork.org/MSgulfcoast/
Welcome to PEAK on the Gulf Coast. We are a member-led group of independent home educators in the Mississippi Gulf Coast area. Our members plan local activities and field trips to provide our children with opportunities to interact and learn together.

Pearl River County Christian Home Educators Association, PRCCHEA
http://re-fundamentals.org/prcchea/
he purpose of the Pearl River County Christian Homeschool Educatorsí Association (PRC CHEA) is to provide a forum for sharing ideas and experiences among Christian homeschooling parents via support group meetings, and to provide opportunities for group experiences for homeschooled children through field trips, academic presentations, awards ceremonies, banquets, parties, and other similar opportunities.

Three Rivers Christian Homeschoolers
http://www.angelfire.com/ms/mswriters/threerivers.html
Three Rivers Christian Homeschool Support Group is a local support group based in George County, MS with members in George, Greene, and Jackson Counties. Its focus is to help those interested in homeschooling to know where to go to get information, and then, it provides its members with educational and fun activities in the form of fellowship get-to-gethers and field trips, throughout the school year.

Vicksburg Christian Home Educators
Email: Scrapn4MyMiracle@aol.com
http://www.freewebs.com/vicksburghomeschoolers/
We welcome anyone to participate in our group, but we do have a Christian emphasis as our name states. VCHE is an inclusive group open to all people, regardless of religion or philosophy.


EMAIL LISTS
Bay/Waveland Homeschoolers
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/baywavelandhomeschoolers/
We are a diverse group of homeschooling families in the Bay St. Louis / Waveland, Mississippi community.

Byhalia Area Christian Homeschoolers
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/BACH_group/
The purpose of this group is encourage and lift up BACH members and keep the local homeschool community informed of activities and information in homeschooling. This is only for current members of the Byhalia Area Christian Homeschoolers (BACH) who meet once a month.

Cedar Lake Home Educators Association
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/cedarlakehea/
Cedar Lake Home Educators Association is a group of parents committed to the process of homeschooling their children along the Mississippi Gulf Coast.

Christian Home Educators of NE MS
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/chenm/
A support group of home educators in Northeast Mississippi committed to the Biblical teaching of our children.

Christian's Homeschooling in Louisiana's Delta, C.H.I.L.D.
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/childemail/
C.H.I.L.D. (Christians Homeschooling In Louisiana's Delta) is a homeschool group that has been created for Christians who homeschool in northeast Louisiana as well as southeast Arkansas and west central Mississippi.

Gulf Coast Charity
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/GulfCoastCharity/
The mission of Gulf Coast Charity (Catholic Homeschool Association Religiously Inspired Through Yahweh) is to provide support to Catholic home schooling families living on the Mississippi Gulf Coast and to promote the use of Catholic curriculum. Charity is open to all home schooling families. Functions will be oriented toward the Roman Catholic tradition.

Gulf Coast Secular Homeschoolers
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Gulf_Coast_Secular_Homeschool/
We will be providing educational and social opportunities and information for those families in the Gulf Coast area including Gulfport, Biloxi, Pascagoula, Greene county, George County, Harrison county, Washington county, Escambia county, Mobile county, Baldwin county, and Pensacola.

Mississippi Catholic Home Educators
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/MsCHE/
Mississippi Catholic Home Educators is an association of families throughout Mississippi who choose home education for religious formation and/or the entire academic experience from a Catholic perspective. Our mission is to support Catholic homeschooling families and to provide opportunities which enrich our faith and educate our families.

MS Homeschool Discussion
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/MShomeschoolers/
This is a discussion list for home educating families across Mississippi. Feel free to join in the conversation, ask questions or provide information. We are open minded, ecumenical parents dedicated to giving our children the best educational opportunities that can be provided.

Poplarville Christian Home Educators (PCHE)
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/PCHE/
Poplarville Christian Home Educators: This group is for Christian Home School families.

Resevoir Area Christian Home Educators, REACH
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/ReACHEhomeschool/
Reservoir Area Christian Home Educators (ReACHE) exists to glorify God by providing information, inspiration, fellowship, support and encouragement to Christian home educating families.


Mississippi Virtual Public School
359 North West Street
Jackson , MS 39205
Phone (Toll-free): 866-763-5291
Phone: 601-359-3667
Fax: 601-359-3979
Email: cratcliffe@mde.k12.ms.us
http://www.mvps.mde.k12.ms.us/
Mississippi Virtual Public School (MVPS) is a web-based educational service offered by the Mississippi Department of Education to provide Mississippi students with access to a wider range of course work, with more flexibility in scheduling, and with the opportunity to develop their capacities as independent learners.


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