The HomeSchool

Association of California

Lessons, Classes, Activities

Contact: Kayla Stewart
Chad Stewart, former Disney animator and homeschool dad, is offering animation and drawing classes to school age children. The classes are live, online 12 week sessions for one hour per week. Come join the fun!!

Foundational pedagogy combined with proprietary learning program for rapid advancement. Three IE locations. Instructor has B.A. Music Educ and M.A. Music History & Literature. 25+ yrs teaching. Flexible schedule; all ages welcome.

Contact: Glenda, Instructor




Offering private cello and violin lessons ages 6-adult. Principal cellist of the Claremont Symphony with over 25 yrs teaching experience. Daytime lessons available.
Monrovia location.
Phone: 626-303-3497

Engineering and Construction for Kids 6-13 years old. Youth Camp, enrichment, and birthday parties. AWESOMEngineering teaches kids fundamental Engineering and Construction  concepts while kids build fun projects with educational toys like Erector®.

A great book called "A Step Ahead" movement activities for children intended to improve eye tracking for better reading. Balance activities to improve balance for improved memory, concentration and academic success.

Contact: Dr. David Biles

California ReLeaf, a nonprofit urban forestry organization, has a variety of lessons, activities, and challenges for 3rd, 4th and 5th grade students, including an California Arbor Week Poster Contest. Homeschool students can participate as a class or individually and win prizes. Lessons meet California Science Content Standards and are a great way to teach children about trees and nature.
Contact: Kathleen Ford


Suzuki registered violin teacher currently accepting students ages 4-adult. Teaching since 1989, B.M. Violin Performance. Private studio lessons and group lessons offered. Day time lessons available. Located in Loma Linda, CA.


contact: Cindy Deane
French Horn lessons about 4th grade - adult, all levels. Begninning Brass, Trumpet, trombone, Horn. Singing for young voices, learn to read music, sing with ease. Piano for age 4 and up. Learn to read music. Burbank, CA


contact: Leslie Young email: URL: Circle of Hands specializes in games, all-natural craft materials & kits and creative toys to foster learning from early education through the grades. We focus on nurturing healthy, media-free childhood experiences.

Develop skills, discover talent and have fun engaging in a wide range of cultural and recreational classes/camps! Classes in ceramics, art, creative writing, dance, and more!

To register call (310) 618-2720 or visit www.TorranceCA.Gov/ClassRegistration for more information contact Joyce Bell, JBell@TorranceCA.Gov

CollegeOnTrack builds college/career readiness with career guidance, academic planning, digital portfolios that present student accomplishments, test prep to boost SAT/ACT scores, scholarship finder, and college application management.

Contact: Philip Roybal

Group Vocal and Keyboard Classes in Pasadena Studio. Private Instruction available in Piano/Voice/Flute. Special rates for Home School Groups.
Email Dan Mudd at

Dedicated to providing solid dance skills, while encouraging a love of dance. All ages and levels welcome, with special class times for homeschoolers. Also offered: musical theater, yoga, fitness for teens.


Accelerated high school courses for homeschool students. Flexbility meets academic rigor through our blended course format. 25 courses offered, including Biology, Chemistry & AP Calculus. Enroll online today!

Contact: Russ Tanner


Give the gift of music to your children. Homeschooling mom of 20 years, member of CFS and Classical Academy in Escondido, Ca. Piano studio business for 20 years in my home. Catering to homeschooling families.
Contact: Catherine Barros (760)580-4823

GO-FAME is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit theatrical producing and training program for youth, ages 8-18, providing a safe place for budding young artists to explore the arts and develop their skills. Kids learn about and experience theatre from audition to performance, both on stage and behind the scenes. We are working to create a fun, safe andhappy community of performers and future patrons of the arts.

Contact Kathy McGuire at


HOCUS FOCUS™ combines education and imagination to help children improve their abilities in planning, sequencing, organizing tasks and movements, fine motor skills, gross motor function/coordination, concentration, memory skills, communication, social behaviors, and so much more! Contact: Kevin Spencer at


Our workshops, excursions, and community resources are designed to help Bay Area families, with school aged children, customize their educational options to empower and engage the next generation of learners.

contact: Jodie Fillhardt



Horse Play Rentals in Huntington Beach offers an equine learning program specifically designed for home-schooled children. Our "Horses at Home" program teaches horse care and western riding.

Contact: Lori Nicoson

Online (IEW) writing classes for grades 4 - 12. Live virtual classroom setting; which are also recorded for future viewing. Interactive, informative and fun! Various levels offered. Classes meet every other week, September through May. Homework given. Feedback / evaluations provided
Contact: Eva Goldstein-Meola E

Join Risa Lenore in an active literacy class for ages 3-8 combining storytelling, physical theater and dance. Integrating children's ideas, we create story-dances based on literature, science and improvisation!

Contact: Risa Dye


Private music lessons in your home in the Pasadena area! Ages 4+ piano violin viola cello bass, voice (girls 10+). 20 yrs experience. Very reasonable rates! or 323-715-6164.

Learning to flow through education with fun and presence. Creative classes that reinforce what you learn. This blog has pictures of all the classes that I have done.

contact: Elliott Anderson
ModernTone Studios is a music school and professional recording studio, located in Lafayette, CA. Offering lessons in guitar, bass, drums, vocals, piano, song writing, and music theory; for all skill levels and age groups!


Learn French in person in the LA area or on Skype. Former UC Irvine & Lycée Francais de LA French teacher offers French lessons. Former ESL teacher of French president Chirac's daughter, author of my own French method.
Contact: Alexandre de Chambure

Create the happy habit of learning music with your children in a small group environment. Develop a strong musical foundation for 3-10 yr olds. To find a teacher near you or to learn how to become an MYC teacher click  



contact: Candice Choi, Director (650) 648-3381



Musicians in the Making offers a GROUP AND INDIVIDUAL PIANO LESSONS program in San Francisco and the greater peninsula! Join us and perform, compose, and improvise from the first lesson! We offer semiannual recitals, local/international piano examinations, community outreach opportunities, and many community events. Welcoming all ages!  


Outschool helps you find great learning activities near you and online. Browse hundreds of activities including one-off field trips, camps and semester-long courses. Sign-up for email updates to keep up-to-date with new offerings.
Contact: Amir Nathoo

Play-Well TEKnologies provides project-based programs designed to teach principles/methods of engineering to ages 5 - 14, utilizing over 100,000 pieces of LEGO®. We have been teaching home-school programs in CA for the past 11 years.

Contact Jeffrey Harry Email:

Online, collaborative real time sessions designed to better support you child in math. Learn how to facilitate deeper conceptual understanding and prepare your child for the 21st Century.

Contact: Matt Haber

David Dempster,

Course designed for homeschool setting. Produces real musicians who can read music and play it on a keyboard. No trained music teacher needed. Age 12+, or younger with adult help. See for yourself - free lesson.


Red Pelican Music offers the finest private music lessons in Los Angeles. In-home & studio lessons with world-class instructors. Piano, guitar, bass, voice, drums & more. Call us - (310) 893-0776. We love answering questions!

Contact: Brian Robbins

More than just entertainment.  Skilly Circus provides Circus Arts Education and Empowerment for all ages.

Take Sessions is a private music lessons in los angeles and expanding to San Diego and San Francisco. We offer guitar, piano, voice, djing, music production and more to aspiring students and beginners.

Contact: JJ
Call Us: (424) 278-4961

Sublime storytelling of world myth cycles and folktales, with live harp accompaniment. Friday morning story hours in SF near GG Park. Come make a circle of magic!

Contact: Claudia Dudley

Unique Piano Lessons
Helen Mitchell

Private piano lessons in Sonoma County, California. Specializing in home schooled children. Experienced, patient teacher with over 20 years experience. Will travel. Email or call 707-933-8063

Personalized learning at its best! The Complete Academic Enrollment includes enrichment resources and interactive multimedia courses in Language Arts, Math, Social Studies, and Science. Experience H.E.A.R.T. for K-12th grades.

Contact Kathleen Sabo at


Come have fun learning arts and crafts. This class will explore many different media such as paper crafting, painting on wood, glass and canvas. Beading, polymer clay, tile painting, mosaics, pressed flowers, doodle art and much more.

Contact: Veronica Nourse



Art, music, crafts, movement, P.E., folk dancing, yoga, science, math, writing, eurythmy & more. Warm, nurturing environment. Outstanding, dedicated teachers. Waldorf, C. Mason, Classical, unschooling.

Contact: Sandi Russi


YEA Camp is a life-changing camp for world-changing teens! This week-long overnight summer camp for social change trains and supports 12-17 year-olds to make a bigger difference on a cause they care about.
contact: Nora Kramer,

Live online classes using live video streaming, e-Tech classes offers technology exposure in a fun way for various age groups. Scratch , Python,Website , Apps and more........

Contact: Young Gates

Bring out your elementary-age kids natural entrepreneurial creativity. They'll learn writing, math, a sense of ownership and pride by with their own fun, age-appropriate businesses is FREE. Enter coupon code "homeschool". See you there!

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