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Band Instrument Test Drive Event, May 7

Have you touched a trombone, held a horn, clicked a clarinet, or struck a snare? Try these instruments and others at a special Instrument Test Drive at Compass on Tuesday, May 7! Band is often cited as an school experience that parents worry that their homeschooled kids will miss out on. Compass is offering a Homeschool Concert Band in ... More

You Are Invited: Annual Compass Spring Marketplace 5/1

The community is invited to the 10th Annual Compass Spring Marketplace this Wednesday, May 1! This is a casual, outdoor gathering where students and parents sell handmade items such as crafts, bath products, toys, pet products, art, and jewelry along with homemade baked goods and snacks, home-grown seedlings, and more. Families mingle and ... More

Reminder: Compass High School Open House Tonight

Drop-Ins Welcome. Homeschooled teens and their parents are invited to Compass's spring High School Open House tonight! Meet our high school instructors, tour the facility, get advance information on the 2024-25 schedule, and learn about the 85 classes offered a la carte for high school! Teens and their parents are invited: current Compass ... More

Announcing: Compass High School Open House

Homeschooled teens and their parents are invited to Compass's spring High School Open House! Meet our high school instructors, tour the facility, get advance information on the 2024-25 schedule, and learn about the 85 classes offered a la carte for homeschooled teens! Date: Wednesday, April 17 Time: 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm Location: 510 ... More

Compass News & Announcements: Week of 3/25/24

Welcome to 4th quarter spring classes at Compass. Spring is full of special events and fun opportunities at Compass! (1) Spring Registration Classes began last week on March 18. Late registrations may be possible in some classes. See class options online, call the Compass office at 703-539-5075, or just drop-in. (2) Summer Registration ... More

Coming Soon: Annual Compass Spring Marketplace!

Sign-ups are now open for our annual Spring Marketplace where Compass families can sell items that they make, bake, or grow on Wednesday, May 1. Spring Marketplace is a casual, outdoor gathering where students and parents exhibit items such as crafts, jewelry, baked goods and snacks, home-grown seedlings, bath products, toys, pet products, ... More

Spring Classes Begin This Week: Last Minute, Same Day, and Walk-In Registrations Welcome

Spring classes begin at Compass this week, Monday, March 18 through Friday, March 22, and there is still time to join us! Last minute, same-day, walk-in, and late registrations are welcome for dozens of small group, in-person classes offered for homeschooled students in PreK-12th grade.  Energize and wrap up your spring homeschool plan with ... More

Compass Summer Session Workshops: Registration Opens 3/12

Spice up your summer schedule and sneak in some creative, hands-on learning with Compass Summer Workshops. Registration opens on Tuesday morning, March 12 at 6:00 am, and an early registration discount is offered through April 26. Compass is offering more than 60 short, specialty programs. These are 1, 2, 3, and 4 half-day workshops for ... More

Compass News & Announcements: Week of 3/4/24

(1) Spring Registration is open and ongoing for 4th quarter which begins Monday, March 18 - Friday, March 22. Spaces remain in several dozen classes including our new Band-Ready Spring Clinics (brass, percussion and woodwinds sections) and spring Swimming Lessons. Review available classes online. (2) Summer Workshop Registration will open ... More

REMINDER: Band Instrument Test Drive Event This Afternoon (Feb. 21)

Remember that today, Wednesday, February 21, is your child's chance to touch a trombone, hold a horn, click a clarinet, and strike a snare! Try these instruments and others at today's Instrument Test Drive at Compass. Representatives from the Music & Arts store will have test instruments set up in Suite D near the main desk from 1:00 pm- ... More