Homeschool Resources

Local Christian Homeschool Resources in Monterey, California

Christian Learners Co-op

Classical Conversations

Classical Conversations is a nationwide network of classical, Christian communities providing academic programs, events, and services to local home school communities, parents, and educators.

Living Water Homeschool Co-op

Living Water is a homeschool cooperative that provides a Christ-centered environment to support parent-directed education for the Monterey Peninsula.

Monterey Bay Christian Homeschool Group (MBCHSG)

A Christian homeschool group providing support to private home schoolers through park days, field trips, Mom's Night Out, and an end of the year Advancement Ceremony.

Peninsula Christian Homeschool Group (PCHG)

A support group for homeschooling families in the Monterey and surrounding areas.  Membership is free and open to all homeschoolers.  We offer field trips, parties, park day, teen group activities, mom's night out and more! 

Other Local Homeschool Resources in Monterey, California

California Virtual Academies

2360 Shasta Way, Suite A Simi Valley, CA 93065 

866.339.6790  805.581.0330

The California Virtual Academies are a tuition-free public school that uses the K¹² curriculum, which is accessed via an online school as well as through more traditional methods.

Educational Resources of Monterey County (ERMCO)

19014 Pesante Rd Salinas, CA 93908 

831-776-3524   831-663-6471

Dedicated to supporting the education of local youth through ongoing classes, activities that promote life skills and the arts, and stimulate a life long love of earning.

Lyceum of Monterey County

Monterey Bay Military Homeschoolers (MBMH)

A support group for military families who homeschool and live on the Monterey Peninsula. Our mission is to provide an information network for local military homeschool families and to coordinate activities and field trips. Membership is free but limited to local military homeschooling families. 

Monterey County Home Charter School 

Monterey County Office of Education 

901 Blanco Circle West Campus, Room 15 

Salinas, CA 93912-0851 


We believe that the home is every child's most important "school." We respect the right and ability of families to educate their children at home. We honor the concern and dedication of families who choose this highly demanding but tremendously rewarding task.

Monterey Peninsula Unified School District (MPUSD) 

Independent Study Program


Students are provided with an educational program that is aligned with state and district standards with the support and direction of a credentialed and experienced teacher.

Ocean Grove Charter School


Parent’s work with a California credentialed teacher to develop individualized learning opportunities by: choosing home-based or community based instruction, select individualized curriculum based on learning style and functioning grade level, providing materials, resources and supportive instruction, promoting real-life context-based learning.

More Homeschool Resources:

R-4 Affidavit with the CA Dept. of Education

No Greater Joy Ministries

The Old Schoolhouse Magazine

The Teaching Home Magazine

CHEA of CA (Christian Home Educators Association of California)


HSLDA (Home School Legal Defense Association)

Fast Transcripts

Homeschool Book

Book to teach Technology to Homeschoolers!

Kids, Computers and Learning: An Activity Guide for Parents by Holly Poteete

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