SMV’s NEW Science Rewards for Homeschoolers!

Balancing the homeschooling family’s budget can be tough, and we’re always looking for ways to save even as we seek out great educational experiences for our kids. Discounted admissions to museums, such as the Science Museum of Virginia, in Richmond, can really help homeschoolers enrich our curriculum. Unfortunately, tough times affect museums too, and SMV [...]

Call for Candidates for the Board of Directors

We’re looking for candidates for the Board of Directors for The Organization of Virginia Homeschoolers. Submit your application form by postal mail by October 7 or email by October 10. Four board seats are subject to election this year, and directors are elected to two-year terms.

VaHomeschoolers’ officers, committee chairs, lobbyists, and other positions are [...]

Visit Burwell-Morgan Mill in Clarke County

There are some beautiful fall weekends ahead of us, and it’s a great season for homeschoolers to visit the lovely and historic Burwell-Morgan Mill in the Shenandoah Valley.

Burwell-Morgan Mill, Millwood, VA

Nick and I visited the old stone mill in August, and it was fascinating for a 12-year-old and his mom. The Clarke [...]

ISO Notice of Intent Examples

With the August 15th deadline for submitting a Notice of Intent (NOI) to homeschool having just passed, a new academic year is beginning for homeschoolers in Virginia. Through our website and our helpline, The Organization of Virginia Homeschoolers has assisted a number of homeschoolers, both new and veteran, in understanding what information Virginia law requires [...]