Home schooling provides parents with the opportunity to provide one-on-one instruction to their children in the comfortable surroundings of their own home. With technology, students who are home-schooled have access to online courses and much of the same curriculum they would receive in a traditional school setting.

Bridgeway Academy

Accredited through the National Association of Private Schools, the Bridgeway Academy offers home school programs for students from kindergarten through high school. Course work is offered both through online courses and traditional books and CDs. Bridgeway Academy also holds NCAA status, which aids in providing credibility when seeking athletic college scholarships. High school students can enroll in both high school and college programs through their dual enrollment program. Bridgeway Academy manages student transcripts and diplomas to aid students in applying for college.

Bridgeway Homeschool Academy 334 2nd St. Catasauqua, PA 18032 (610) 266-9016 homeschoolacademy.com

Calvert School

Providing home school programs for nearly 100 years, Calvert School provides accredited home school curriculum for children from pre-kindergarten through eighth grade. Through Calvert's home school program, students utilize both printed and online materials to enhance their education. Parents and students have access to professional educators and counselors. Parents also can tap into a Learning Guide Portal to learn how to help their children learn and grow academically.

Calvert School 10713 Gilroy Rd., Suite B Hunt Valley, MD 21031 (410) 785-3400 calvertschool.org

Connections Academy

The home school program offered by this tuition-free online program caters to elementary, middle and high school students. The Connections Academy designs programs to meet the standards of each student’s state and provides access to professional teachers. Special attention is taken to prepare students for graduation and state-required assessments. Through the home school program, students participate in both printed and online courses to provide a comprehensive educational experience. Comprehensive educational programs include math, reading and writing, as well as technology-based courses and physical education. Programs are also available for gifted children.

Connections Academy 1001 Fleet St., 5th Floor Baltimore, MD 21202 (443) 529-1000 connectionsacademy.com