*This is my no means an exhaustive list of the wonderful opportunities available in the B/CS area. If you know of a co-op or a group that we have missed, please email us, as we would love to add it to the list!

Homeschool Resource List for the 

Brazos Valley & Beyond

General Homeschooling Information:

Texas Home School Coalition: laws, withdrawal, getting started

CHC Homeschool E-Loop (Yahoo Group):




List Owner

B-CS Heart Homeschool Loop (Yahoo Group)
Yahoo email loop for the purpose of sharing information pertinent to local homeschoolers
To subscribe:



Community Homeschool Center
homeschool classes, First Fridays, field trips, clubs
located: Life Church, 725 E Villa Maria Rd, Bryan, TX 77802
Facebook Page

One Day Academy
meets on Tuesday at Aldersgate Methodist Church

Wendy Lee Art Camps

Dance/Tumbling Classes BCS Dance and Tumbling
Amber Collier at

Voice and acting lessons
Tonya Cooper


(Please contact us to keep your information up to date!)


"PEP" Co-op – "Preparing & Equipping with a Purpose"
Offers PE, Science, Writing, and Electives.
Alice Lawrence

BCA Co-op
Meets at Westminster Presbyterian
Rachelle Boe

Beyond Appearances Co-op
Thursdays at Westminster
Glynda Bricker 

BVCHEA: Brazos Valley Christian Home Educators Association
Various Sports, Graduation

Classical Conversations –
Classical Education Co-op based on the Trivium

FEET  Co-op– park days and monthly field trips
See Facebook page to join or talk to Candy Langsford

Hope CLA (Christian Learning Academy)
Meets Mondays @ the CHC (middle room), from 10-12:00
Currently offering: Middle School Geography, music & social interaction


Nontraditional Schools

KOR Education School offers a half-day academic program

Oakwell Academy
Also on Facebook


College Prep:

Avant Garde Prep (college prep)
SAT, ACT, Consultation
1920 West Villa Maria, Ste. #305-4,
 Bryan, TX 77807


Extra-Curriculars & Clubs:

American Heritage Girls – Christian Scouting for Girls

meets 1st and 3rd Thursdays at 6:30pm at the CHC

Aggieland Homeschool Association
Christian Homeschool Sports Group
Basketball contact April Gilliland
Volleyball contact Martha Klatt
Track and field contact Danielle Lyon
Six man football contact Lisa LaFollette

Brazos Valley Christian Home Educators Association
Sports, Spelling Bee, Honor Society

Brazos Valley Rhetoric Club
Leslie Hicks

Homeschool Swim Team
Contact: Glenn Williams  (979) 204-2340
Swim team meets M-F from 7:30-9:30 at Aeorofit

Trail Life USA –Christian Scouting for boys

meets 1st and 3rd Thursdays at 6:30pm at the CHC

PGM Choir
meets every other Friday At Emmanuel Baptist Church in Bryan Free
Active for over 15 years
Two concerts a year
handbells for kids as well as Moms
2 singing choirs ages 4+ and 10+
contact Loretta Bender at
North Gate Polyphony
youth choir for 6th -12th grades
See their Facebook page
Meets at A&M Methodist on Wednesday from 4:30-6:00

Quad County Scorpions
Girls Jr High Volleyball & Basketball
Boys Jr High Basketball
Boys 6-man Football
Serving: Milano, Rockdale, Cameron, Hearne, Caldwell, Gause



Home School Information Zone (HSIZ)
Hosts various events throughout the year

FIELD TRIPS (Stay tuned! Links are coming. For now…. Google is your friend.)

Blue Baker tour & make your own bread 


The Farm Patch

The Eagle--only older students

KBTX or other TV Studio

Peace 107

Sheriff's Office

Landfill(aka dump)

Water treatment plant

Franklin Safari

Brazos Valley Children's

Bird/nature watching - one option is

Splash pad or pool

trail walk/nature scavenger hunt

 library(see the behind the scenes of book sorting, circulation, etc?)

Hearne Train Depot

Brazos Valley Natural History Museum in Bryan

Airport - Hearne, Bryan, or College Station

Butterfly release

Brazos Valley Symphony - attend a rehearsal?

Theater performance for those interested in drama

DeZavala Vineyards - between Franklin & Marquez

Out of town Field Trips:

Blue Bell Ice cream plant in Brenham

Planetarium - Killeen

Dr Pepper Museum - Waco

Mayborn Museum-Waco--EXCELLENT Children Museum and the big kids had a great time as well.

Cameron Park Zoo-Waco--great, small zoo. They have some tours and programs

Corn Maze/hay ride/pumpkin patch - Brenham-

More field trip ideas here: