GREAT TEACHERS

Our staff consists of professional tutors and parent members who are doctors, lawyers, nurses, teachers and academics with Doctorates, Masters and Bachelors degrees in various fields.

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GREAT CURRICULUM

Following key aspects of Montessori and Waldorf methods, teachers allow students to work at their own pace, use creativity and imagination, and instill a love of learning.

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GREAT COOPERATIVE

Visit our new location in Kings Contrivance. Our secular co-op welcomes families from surrounding areas near and adjacent to Howard County, MD.

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“Amazing group of parents and kids! They’re so welcoming that you feel immediately comfortable.”

Genevievette Walker-Lightfoot

SPECIALTY COURSES

We offer specialty courses that are not easily taught in the home, such as equestrian lessons, gymnastics,  cheer, dance, robotics and woodworking.

Instructors oversee tutelage off-site.

we deliver quality

We have highly educated and very dedicated parents on our volunteer staff who commit time and effort towards preparing and delivering smart, creative, and challenging curriculum for our co-op students.

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10:00 – 11:00

LeCheval Stables

Equestrian Connection

Meet COMAR requirements with this 8-week specialty Health course.

10:00 – 12:00

Fellowship Hall

Hangout Session

Students enjoy socializing with peers

11:00 – 12:00

TBA

Soccer Clinics

Meet COMAR requirements with this 8-week specialty PE course.

12:00 – 12:30

Fellowship Hall

Lunch Break

Pizza w/ applesauce or fruit cup

1:00 – 2:00

Mrs. Remondini

Emotional Intelligence

Students are taught the value of empathy and compassion through drawing and story-telling.

1:00 – 2:00

Mrs. Ballenger

Keyboard Lessons

Meet COMAR requirements with this 8-week specialty Music course.

1:00 – 2:00

Mrs. Weekley

Culture Club

Meet COMAR requirements with this 16-week course in ART, HISTORY and SCIENCE.

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9:30 – 9:50

Fellowship Hall

Morning Assembly

Announcements & Morning Rituals

10:00 – 11:00

Mrs. Almagro

Spanish Immersion

Students learn to speak a foreign language taught by a native speaker.

10:00 – 11:00

Mrs. Weekley

Learn N’ Play PALS

Meet COMAR requirements with this 16-week course in ART and SCIENCE.

11:00 – 12:00

Silver Knights Chess

Master Chess Club

All skill levels welcomed

11:00 – 12:00

Ms. Tiana

Medieval Arts & Music

Meet COMAR requirements; 8-week course in ART, MUSIC and HISTORY

11:00 – 12:00

Mrs. Remondini

Emotional Intelligence

Students learn to manage emotions

12:00 – 12:30

Fellowship Hall

Lunch Break

Pizza w/ applesauce or fruit cup

1:00 – 2:00

Mrs. Fusco

Literary Club

Sea Wizards’ Book Club (6-8) Earth & Sky Wizards’ Book Club (9-12) (13-16)

1:00 – 2:00

New Hope Campus

Robotics for Kids

Meet COMAR requirements with this 8-week specialty STEM course.

1:00 – 2:00

Mrs. Weekley

Culture Club

Meet COMAR requirements with this 16-week Social Studies course.

STABLE ORGANIZATION

HCHC is a legally formed 501c(3) nonprofit founded in 2014 by a group of homeschooling Moms.

umbrella group

Numerous resources including a monthly support group and stress-free home school reviews.

5-star reviews

Parents have great things to say about HCHC like, “They have the best courses, and the best teaching staff.

Dedicated to Quality

Tutors and parent-teachers instruct students using a Montessori/Waldorf-inspired curriculum.

I can’t express how happy I am to have found this umbrella group. I look forward to my reviews now.

Ashleigh Connor-Roper

Elementary & Middle School

K thru 8th grade

  • Pre-Enrollment Conference
  • Spring/Fall Reviews
  • We submit forms to the county on your behalf.
  • Never required to bring your children

$75 /annually per student

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High School Students

9th thru 12th grade

  • Pre-Enrollment Conference
  • Spring/Fall Reviews
  • GED or HS Diploma issued
  • Resources for College/University

$99/annually per student

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Family Option

Covers up to 4 children

  • Pre-Enrollment Conference
  • Summer/Winter Reviews
  • Family Conference
  • We submit forms
  • Never required to bring your children

$199 /annually per family

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“My kids and I have really enjoyed being a part of this community through the gatherings and field trips with the meetup, and through being involved in the co op classes. I recommend the meetup group and the co op classes!”

Emily Lujano

“Really thoughtful and well done classes! Instructors were very prepared and classes were well controlled. I was thankful kids were encouraged by the teacher to stay on task and that she held their attention. Very well done! 

Jenny Novak

“My wife works and I manage the bulk of our son’s education.  When we visit places I’m usually the only Dad surrounded by alot of Moms, so I was pleasantly surprised to meet so many other homeschool Dads at this co-op.”

Kevin Kimpf

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HCHC CO-OP

Passion in all we do.

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Best Field Trips

We go behind the scenes and tour places like the White House, restaurants and medical offices. We visit local farms, museums, event spaces  and famous landmarks. We chart buses to attend ballgames and other special events.

We Serve Lunch

Cheese pizza and applesauce are on the menu, served in the cafeteria.  Students enjoy down time from work to socialize, eat and enjoy recess.

Wednesdays & Fridays

We run a 32-week school year from September to May.  Co-op convenes ever Wednesday and Friday between 9:30AM and 2:00PM on a weekly basis.

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Talk to Us

Call  802-424-2099. Staff return calls within 24 hours, except on holidays & weekends.

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“Some of the best field trips we’ve ever been on. Everything is always well organized and the kids talk about their experience for days afterwards.”

Louise Jenkins

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Our Mission.

We provide a communal space for homeschooling families to educate and socialize their children in a relaxed group environment.

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