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Last Minute, Same Day, Walk-In, and Late Registrations Accepted

Winter classes begin this week, and there is still time to join us! Check out the 84 small-group, in-person classes, 31 virtual classes, 13 virtual workshops, and individual tutoring. Compass families also enjoy community activities, clubs, and special programs.If you haven't quite figured out your 2021 homeschooling, just come on by! We ... More

FREE: Virtual Wow! Magic Workshop, Tomorrow (Monday, Jan 18)

Make Monday a Fun-day tomorrow with a free, online magic workshop with professional magician Joe Romano! Tap into Joe’s magic to make your weekend (or winter break) fun last just a little longer with his complimentary, virtual Wow! Magic Workshop. Monday, January 18 at 11:00amJoin Joe via Zoom on your favorite device and learn some ... More

How’s that Online Math Class Going for Your Child?

Integers or integrals? Polynomials or parabolas? Conjugates or conic sections? If your teen is struggling to learn these challenging concepts via a screen, Compass has a solution: Small group, in-person middle school and high school math classes! Teens are invited to enroll with a live, face-to-face math instructor for:Middle School Math ... More

Countdown: Compass Classes Begin in 5 Days!

Compass Winter classes begin in just 5 days, and there is still time to join us!Winter classes begin January 19 and run through the week of March 8 (or May 28). Quarter-long classes are 8 weeks, and semester-long classes are 16 weeks. Compass classes are for homeschooled students and those schooling from home this year. New families ... More

Announcing Annual Geography Bee, Junior Spelling Bee & Senior Spelling Bee- Register Now!

Geography gurus and word wizards are encouraged to join us for our annual academic bees!The Greater Fairfax Homeschool Geography Bee will be held on Wednesday, February 17, at 4:30 pm for geography enthusiasts in 4th through 8th grade. This year, the geo bee will be a school-level contest only because the state and national geography ... More

New Year’s Resolution: Encourage Active Kids!

If you have a New Year's resolution to help your kids become more active, Compass has several fun, active winter classes for them! To help meet your goal, save ten percent (10%) off select active classes when you use the code FIT2021 at registration!Increased screen time and reduced opportunities for sports and recreation in 2020 have ... More

Happy New (Homeschool) Year from Compass!

Compass looks forward to celebrating a great New Year and continuing to support your homeschooling (or schooling at home) this year! We are in our 9th year and have lots of exciting new changes this year, including our new location in Herndon. Please check out: Winter Workshops: 20+, in-person, small-group, 5-day winter workshops the week of ... More

Early Registration Discount on Winter Classes Ends Tonight (12/18)!

The 10% Early Registration Discount on Compass winter classes and workshops ends at midnight tonight, December 18. Don’t wait because class sizes are small, spaces are limited, and some popular classes fill quickly!Winter classes begin the week of January 18 and run through the week of March 8 (or May 28). Quarter-long classes are 8 ... More

Compass Will Be Closed Today (12/16)

Compass will be CLOSED today, Wednesday, December 16, because of the forecasted sleet and snow. Missed classes will be held on Wednesday, January 6. More

Mariner’s Museum Virtual Workshops Offered Through Compass

This winter, Compass has partnered with the Mariner's Museum in Newport News, VA, to bring a variety of 1-time virtual workshops to homeschooling families in northern Virginia. From the comfort of your own home, your kids can now participate in science and history workshops taught over a virtual platform by museum educators. The workshop ... More