Additional Testing Options
Order the test and administer by someone other than parents
California Achievement Test (detailed results)
Flo Testing Services 800-405-8378
Seton Home Study School 540-636-9990
Online option for testing
California Achievement Test (Online)
Stanford Achievement Test (Online)
PA State Approved Diploma Programs
Erie County Homeschool Diploma Program
Mason Dixon Homeschoolers Association
Pennsylvania Homeschoolers Accreditation Agency
Susquehanna Valley Homeschool Diploma Program
Parent Issued Diploma ~ PA Department of Education
Harrisburg Area Homeschoolers Association
The Harrisburg Area Homeschoolers Association (HAHA) is an organization that exists for the purpose of encouraging, supporting, and informing parents who have made the choice to educate their children at home. Believing it to be of utmost importance to successful homeschooling, H.A.H.A. is expanding their reach to also offer support in the areas of marriage and parenting.
Christian Homeschool Association of Pennsylvania
The Christian Homeschool Association of Pennsylvania is a homeschool organization that offers a quarterly magazine, website with information, an online bookstore, and the annual CHAP homeschool convention.
Useful Web Links and Information
New Beginnings - Offers free printable planning books, calendars, logs, and journals.
PA Curriculum Exchange - Curriculum Store located in Dillsburg, PA. Offers new and used curriculum, classic books, and manipulatives. You can also consign curriculum you no longer need.
Homeschool Buyers Co-op - Membership is free and confidential. Gives you access to great discounts from over 100 educational suppliers. Offer student and teacher IDs that you can print at home or pay to have printed.
Rainbow Resource Center - Website carries many of the curriculum currently available with reviews from parents who used them. Offers very competitive prices.
askpauline.com - Website that has many interesting facts about the homeschool. Site is no longer updated, but does provide an Affidavit Form and Basic Objectives to print.
Easy Peasy Online Homeschooling - Website provides daily lesson plans for each grade level as well as a high school version with individual high school courses. Plans and courses are free but donations are accepted to help with the cost of running the website.
Ultimate List of Online Courses for Homeschooling - Website which provides a wide variety of online resources for homeschool courses and helpful services.
Field Trip Guide - Website where you can search for regular and virtual field trips.
I have added a handout with suggestions on what you can put in your portfolio. This is only suggestions and not requirements. Please do not feel you need to have everything listed.