Homeschooling is regulated at the state level, so connecting with local homeschoolers is an important step to start homeschooling in Louisiana. Find the Louisiana homeschool groups closest to you and get connected with your local homeschooling community, learn about the homeschool requirements in Louisiana, and discover the co-ops, classes, sports and arts opportunities, and social get-togethers in your area.
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Our listing of Louisiana state organizations and local homeschool groups is ordered alphabetically by city, with statewide organizations listed first. If you would like to submit a group, you may do so using the red button above.
Louisiana Homeschool Organizations (Statewide)
Homeschool LouisianaLouisiana Statewide
Homeschool Louisiana is a 501c3 non-profit Christian ministry organization that seeks to serve all homeschool families and is comprised of local homeschool support groups from around the state and individual families members. Of these local support groups, each family becomes a member of Homeschool Louisiana. This gives Homeschool Louisiana an effective membership of hundreds of families without competing with local support groups for memberships. The unique relationship Homeschool Louisiana has with local support groups offers each homeschool family the comprehensive, unified, and affordable support it needs at the local and state levels.
Louisiana Local Homeschool Groups
Openminded HomeschoolersAvoyelles Parish
An all inclusive secular homeschool support group based in Avoyelles Parish Louisiana. We offer park days for homeschool families to gather together. We also plan fun and educational outings. Openminded Homeschoolers strives to bring together different families for the support and encouragement of one another as they make the homeschool journey.
CHEF of Baton RougeBaton Rouge
The Christian Home Educators Fellowship of Baton Rouge is a volunteer support organization for Christian families in the Greater Baton Rouge Area who educate their children at home. Participation in CHEF provides opportunities for families to connect with other home schooling families for mutual help and encouragement. In keeping with CHEF's purpose and values, CHEF, through its members, offers a variety of educational and social activities, clubs, and a competitive sports program. CHEF of Baton Rouge is an affiliate of Homeschool Louisiana which sponsors various homeschool events throughout the year, provides timely news relating to home education, and watches the state legislature and state agencies for legislation and policies affecting home education. By joining CHEF of Baton Rouge you are also affiliating with Homeschool Louisiana.
Holy Family HomeschoolersBaton Rouge
We are a Roman Catholic homeschool support group serving the Greater Baton Rouge area whose mission is to promote homeschooling among Catholic families and to support those families who are engaged in providing their children's primary education at home. We are faithful to the Magisterium in all of our functions and activities and our ultimate goal is to prepare our children for eternity Some of the many activities our members come together for include: Weekly park days First Friday Masses Monthly field trips Monthly game nights for Middle School students Monthly activities for High School students Monthly service projects for High School students Holiday/feast day celebrations Parent support meetings Mom's Night Out International Bazaar Back to School swim party End of Year Closing Ceremony May Crowning.....and much more!
Roman Catholic Homeschool Association of Louisiana (RCHAL)Covington
The Roman Catholic Homeschool Association of Louisiana (RCHAL) is a Catholic homeschool support group based on the Northshore of New Orleans, primarily in West St. Tammany Parish area. We welcome all homeschooling families who are seeking to participate with us according to our mission statement. RCHAL has various events scheduled throughout the year for its members, including weekly organized PE, field trips, First Friday picnics, All Saints Celebration, Stations of the Cross during Lent, and many more.
Northshore Home Educators Association (NHEA)Covington
The value of NHEA is found in beliefs and ideals, activities and events, and support and community. The Northshore Home Educators Association exists to support and enrich the home school families of the Northshore in Louisiana. We offer a variety of supplemental activities, however, our primary focus is to glorify God through our home schooling endeavors. As a volunteer run organization NHEA members work together to enhance the home school experiences of their families. We offer a wide variety of field trips for all ages. We offer a Mom’s ministry dedicated to support the home schooling mothers. We offer unique high school opportunities such as Student Council, and a Senior Ring Ceremony. We offer a Kindergarten, Eighth Grade, and Senior Graduation. We offer academic events such as Spelling Bee, Field Day, Stanford Achievement Testing, Yearbook, Physical Education, a variety of Clubs, Family Camp Out, and Drama. We Offer a membership discount when joining Home School legal Defense Association through our group discount.
Buckles Academy is a homeschool co-op. A “village” built on serving our children, by investing in their education and their emotional and social needs. We believe that faith, family and a strong community, nurtured by love, compassion and kindness, builds a strong mind. While we are a faith based group, we welcome families from all walks of life. We offer classes, park days, field trips and clubs for ages 8-12.
NOLA Learning OdysseyGreater New Orleans area
We are an inclusive homeschool group for families in the Greater New Orleans area. All homeschooling families, as well as families who are considering homeschooling their children, are welcome to attend our weekly meetings, field trips, and park days. There are no dues, no contracts, and no other requirements - we hope you'll join us!
S.E.R.V.E Homeschool OutreachGreater New Orleans, Kenner
S.E.R.V.E. is a charitable non-profit 501c3 organization which offers yearly membership to ALL homeschooling families. Yearly membership ($35.00) is used to enable us to provide things needed to aid in service projects. We want to help shepherd the hearts of our children and model with stepping out and becoming the change that we want to see in the world. We are always seeking members who are like-minded and desire the heart to serve together in our community. We promote supporting one another on the homeschool journey, leaving all differences outside of this organization, coming together as one to serve the needs of our community. We believe that everyone can make a difference in the world and that it starts out by acting out in love and helping those in need. We want to connect with our community to gain knowledge of what various careers entail, as well as serving those who will take the time out to provide that information. We always desire the opportunity to serve and give back. We provide an encouraging supportive atmosphere for all homeschooling families in our organization. SERVE Homeschool Outreach is always seeking out opportunities to serve and better our community while also helping to support the homeschool community as well. We assist parents with providing a variety of ways to serve their community but also with educational experiences , a variety of outings, park days, PE classes for the spring and fall semester, curriculum/educational material give away events, assistance with end of the year ceremonies, and so much more. We do our best to strengthen and build new relationships with parents, children and with our community and surrounding communities. If there is a need that we come across, we do our best to help make a difference.
Homeschool Tangipahoa is a support group for Christian homeschooling parents in and around the Tangipahoa area. Homeschool Tangipahoa Activities: • Weekly Co-op - ages 3-4, 5-8, 9-12, 13 & up (Wednesday) • Weekly Art Class at Sunshine Studio Arts (Monday and Friday) • Field Trips • Holiday Parties • Park Days Homeschool Tangipahoa is a member of Homeschool Louisiana, the state organization of homeschool groups. Homeschool Louisiana monitors legislation to alert us of bills that would affect homeschooling parents. Please like their Facebook page and join their Facebook group, Homeschool Louisiana Support Group.
Agnus Dei Catholic Home School AssociationKenner, Metairie, St. Bernard, the Westbank
Agnus Dei Catholic Home School Association was formed in the 1990's by parents who wished to support one another in their common interest of educating their children within their individual Catholic homes. Our membership is comprised of families in and around the New Orleans area, including Kenner, Metairie, St. Bernard, the Westbank, and the River Parishes. Parent volunteers generously provide opportunities for our children to develop holistically through regularly scheduled Masses, field trips, PE, Little Flowers, Blue Knights, and more! Membership is open to area Catholic families who homeschool or are considering homeschooling their children from a Catholic perspective, accept our Statement of Faith and by-laws, and wish to join us in fulfilling our mission.
Christian Home Educators Fellowship of LafayetteLafayette
Information on homeschooling and information on the latest news and events about CHEF of Lafayette and homeschooling. CHEF of Lafayette desires to encourage homeschoolers and to be a support to those who need. Whether you are new at homeschooling or whether you have a few years experience, we all need support, encouragement, and resources to help us do the job God has called us to do. Contact Kenia or Da'lexia with any questions at 337-849-7830.
Connections of AcadianaLafayette
Connections of Acadiana is proud to serve families of the greater Acadiana region! We exist to connect a community of homeschool families and educators by providing an enriching, academic environment that enhances our children’s education while glorifying God in all that we do. At Connections we enjoy "connecting" with other students and families every Monday! Together we enjoy many opportunities including weekly classes for ages 4 years - 12th Grade, educational field trips, and social gatherings for students and parents. We meet on Mondays during the traditional school year (August - May, with breaks) at Trinity Bible Church from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM including our community lunchtime.
Homeschool St CharlesLuling
Homeschool St. Charles is a support group for Christian homeschooling parents. Families do not have to live in St. Charles Parish to join. They have field trips, play dates, and parties. Their purpose is to provide support to each other. Homeschool St. Charles is a member of Homeschool Louisiana, the state organization of homeschool groups. Homeschool Louisiana monitors legislation to alert us of bills that would affect homeschooling parents.
SERVE Homeschool Outreach - MetairieMetairie
SERVE is an inclusive charitable non-profit 501(c)(3) organization for all homeschoolers that promotes supporting one another on the homeschool journey, leaving all differences outside of this organization, and coming together as one to serve the needs of the community. SERVE aids parents in finding various ways to give back to their community and offers educational experiences, field trip outings, and end-of-year celebratory events (graduation). SERVE provides resources to its members and extends its services to the entire homeschooling community as a cohesive entity. To discover more about offerings available to ALL homeschoolers, visit their "open to all" section. SERVE firmly upholds the belief in the unity of homeschoolers throughout our educational journey and maintains a welcoming relationship with all homeschool groups. Service projects and outreaches are available for participation among SERVE's community of inclusive homeschooling enthusiasts. SERVE provides parental assistance with providing a variety of ways to serve their community but also with educational experiences, a variety of outings, park days, PE classes for the spring and fall semester, curriculum/educational material giveaway events, assistance with end-of-the-year ceremonies, and so much more.
Inclusive Homeschool Network of Northeast LouisianaNortheast Louisiana
This group offers support to any and all homeschooling families of Northeast Louisiana and surrounding areas. All members are treated with respect and compassion. This is a platform for planning educational field trips, fun days, co-op classes, etc.
Cenla Christian Home School AssociationPineville
Cenla Christian Home School Association is a volunteer support organization for Christian families in the Alexandria, Pineville, and surrounding Central Louisiana areas who educate their children at home. Participation in CCHSA provides opportunities for families to connect with other homeschooling families for mutual help and encouragement. In keeping with our purpose and values, CCHSA, through its members, offers a variety of educational and social activities, including a Homeschool Cooperative which meets weekly for fall and spring semesters. Cenla Christian Home School Association is an affiliate of Homeschool Louisiana, a state organization which sponsors an annual State Convention and Book Fair, provides timely news relating to home education, and watches the state legislature and state agencies for legislation and policies affecting home education.
Cenla Catholic HomeschoolersPineville
We are a relaxed, Catholic homeschool group in the Central Louisiana (Cenla) area established in the year 2021. We will be planning activities such as church and/or park meetups based on various saints feast days. There is no fee required to join at this time, though we may occasionally ask for donations of items or a small fee per child to cover items needed for planned group activities and from time to time we may plan outings that have a fee involved. Please see our Facebook page, Cenla Catholic Homeschoolers, or email us at Cenlacatholichomeschoolers@gmail.com for more information and to be added to our email list for information on planned events.
Ruston Christian HomeschoolersRuston
RCH is a volunteer support organization for Christian families in Ruston and surrounding North Central Louisiana areas.
Shreveport Area Secular HomeschoolingShreveport-Bossier City Metro Area
Shreveport Area Secular Homeschooling (SASH) is a support group whose mission is to host safe, welcoming, inclusive space for local homeschoolers seeking fully secular social and educational support.
Slidell Christian Home Educators FellowshipSlidell
SCHEF exists to provide an environment of teamwork and support to Christian homeschool families in Slidell, LA.
St. Bernard Christian Homeschool AssociationSt. Bernard Parish
St. Bernard Christian Homeschool Association provides co-op classes, field trips, and many other opportunities for homeschool families to connect.
Northeast Louisiana Christian Homeschool AssociationWest Monroe
NELCHA offers: Weekly/Daily update sent via e-mail Family Fun Nights Mom’s Night Out Boys & Girls Basketball Girls Volleyball Soccer Spring & Fall Weekly Co-op Classes Competitive Speech & Debate Field Trips Senior Graduation Kindergarten Graduation Science and Social Studies Fair Play Day at the Park Skating/Bowling Spelling Bee Yearbook Choir 4-H End of year testing Valentine's Day Party Field Day Junior/Senior Banquet High School Winter Formal Used Book Sale and many other activities, both fun and educational, as the opportunity arises.
Franklin Parish Homeschool GroupWinnsboro
This is a parent led Christian group that welcomes homeschool families in the Franklin Parish and surrounding areas. It offers: Co-ops (weekly and twice a month options) Field trips Playdates Holiday Parties Teen Nights Mom's Night Out And anything else that a member would like to offer.