The HomeSchool

Association of California

San Francisco Bay Area Local Resources

TopClassTutors.ORG WORLDWIDE, Preparation for Top-Ranked university only All subjects & levels, Inc. University. Our/your location. Full educational program offered for home schooled children. Also SAT,GED,IB,A-level

Contact: O'Brien

 K-12 private school satellite program (PSP). Student transfers, transcripts, records, high school credits tracking, dual enrollment, and diplomas. Enjoy the freedom to individualize instruction and year round support.

contact: Cynthia Simunovich, email:


Customized, personal language and literature tutoring for all ages. I offer group and individual lessons in reading, writing, vocabulary, and test preparation. Ten years experience education and completely mobile (within the greater bay area)!

We provide exciting and hands-on learning of the fundamentals in life science & physiology (conducted in small groups) and we also offer support for students who want guidance in exploring their own scientific questions.
Contact Jennifer Eustaquio at

A resource center for self-guided learners in the San Francisco East Bay, we offer forest and art lab days for children up to age 8. We respect and nourish children, and trusts in their ability to find their own education and life paths.

Rose Haynes

contact: Lynn Rovelstad
In our beginner friendly, safe and welcoming studio, your student will discover the fun of making beautiful fused glass art and you will here with excitement "I Made It!" We are flexible and will do our best to work with your scheduling needs.

Introduce children (ages 2-7) to the wonderful language of Mandarin! Little Laura and the Birthday Surprise is the first book in a brand new series that uses music and story to help your kids learn Chinese Mandarin! Read along CD included.

LitWits Workshops offers enrichment workshops designed to elicit enthusiasm for classic literature in children ages 9-12. Four fun hours of book-relevant discussion, drama, art, writing, history, geography, science, and sights-smells-sounds-tastes; see website. Approved vendor for Ocean Grove Charter School.

Contact Becky Kimball & Jenny Walicek Email:

Support and information provided for families homeschooling in Marin County and throughout the surrounding Bay Area. We organize field trips, community events, and classes for school age children.

Melody Academy of Music is a City approved Music school helping children learn music in a fun way. We offer Piano, Violin, Guitar and more in Group and private lessons ages 4 and up. Find 6+ children, and we will give the group a FREE lesson. Located in Palo Alto, San Jose, Fremont. Contact: Melody Wu

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!



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!  


Personalized school experience for families seeking an independent study program that respects a parent’s choices regarding the education of their own children. IEM charter schools serving grades TK-12th in 18 California counties.
contact: Kirstine Bowers, email:


Add art to your curriculum! SJMA offers customized week-long camps, guided tours, and off-site visits to our home school friends. Age-appropriate discussions and hands-on activities meet state standards at every level of learning.
Contact: Jo Anne Yada Email: