Evaluations are conducted in the spring, typically April through late June.
Short Letter $35.00 The Short Letter is especially appropriate for children in grades 1-8 (or for grades 9-12 who are not seeking specific credits on their evaluation). The Short letter looks a little like a checklist and meets the letter of the law. The meetings can take between 30 minutes to an hour depending on the flow of conversation. This meeting is a service to you and your child. You should feel comfortable and know that we are here to support you on your journey.
Detailed Letter $40.00 The Detailed letter evaluation is a Short letter evaluation with added detail. The intention is to give the reader a deeper breath of the child’s year as a whole. Such as unique academic pursuits, skills, craftsmanship, internships, workshops and or a brief description of each subject. When filling out the worksheet with your child, talk about what you might want your evaluation to say about you. Ask them; if this single document were too sum up your year, what do you want it to say?" What is important to you? Some families want specifics about classes and courses while others want a more rounded look at the year. These general evaluations take approximately 1 hour.
Short letter with specific Course Credit $40.00 Generally used by high schoolers, includes subjects with credits earned. This type of an evaluation is acceptable for parent issued diplomas and all homeschool diploma programs except PHAA.
Long letter - Short letter with Course Credit and Detail $45.00 This Long letter is geared toward students wishing to pursue college and or other life pursuits that would benefit from both course credit and detail. Mostly used by students in high school.
Pennsylvania Homeschoolers Accreditation Agency Evaluation (PHAA) $55.00 Student should have completed the years program and bring related supporting materials and documentation to the evaluation. These typically take 30 mins to an hour.
Discounts for siblings of $5.00 off first child's rate. Other discounts tbd. Discounts can not be doubled.
Testing Services tbd
Private Consultation Services appointment (independent of evaluation) $50.00 Topics can include course planning, diploma planning, goals, homeschool support, schedule planning, documentation, suggestions for resources and materials, troubleshooting, curriculum modification, evaluation preparation, long term planning, encouragement and much more. such as college/career planning, internship planning, academic year and life learning planning, communication skills, natural parenting
Year of Homeschool Consulting. $100. Topics again can include course planning, diploma planning, goals, homeschool support, schedule planning, documentation, suggestions for resources and materials, troubleshooting, curriculum modification, evaluation preparation, long term planning, encouragement and much more. Student and parents can e-mail questions throughout the school year. This option is especially handy to families who are new to homeschooling or are switching over to a new method of homeschooling.