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This page lists support groups for those homeschooling teens through the high school years.  For additional help  in setting up homeschool high school and the college/career path, please go to our Homeschooling Highschool Articles.

Classical Conversations Beaverton-Hillsboro Chapter  exists to help parents live-out Deuteronomy 6 by providing a place for homeschool students to share learning with a Classical flavor with others in a spiritually encouraging environment. Member families meet together one day each week (currently Tuesdays from 9:00am to 3:30pm) to provide academic structure, accountability and fun for homeschool families with children grades K4-12. High School classes are offered through our Challenge Program. For more information about the Classical Conversations program, please go to their National website. For more information about the Beaverton-Hillsboro Chapter, please contact Shannon at vielmette@hotmail.com  (Beaverton-Hillsboro area)

 NEW!   Classical Conversations at Happy Valley  –  Do you need homeschooling help for Jr. High and High School? You've found it! We are a homeschooling support community – striving to teach our children to, “know God and make Him known.” We do this through Classical methods and models. We’re a close-knit community who want the best for our children and yours. Member families meet together one day each week to provide academic structure, accountability, and fun for homeschooling families with children grades K4-12. Jr. High and High School classes are offered through our Challenge Program. For more information please go to ClassicalConversations.com or contact alice@dranrab.com  (serving the Eastside) 

NEW! First Class Clackamas Teens  is a new program to support parents through the adolescent years by offering classes one day a week for junior and senior high school. We meet on Mondays for 2- 16 week terms (32 wks per year). We also have field trips, guest speakers and fun events each month. For questions, please email Tim Koetitz at pastorkoetitz@aol.com . (Updated contact 3.5.2012) 

Homeschool ALUMNI Organization  Homeschool ALUMNI (HSA) was founded in 2005 by homeschool graduates for homeschool graduates. Homeschool ALUMNI exists to encourage and support homeschool alumni as they take advantage of their unique opportunities as homeschool graduates to lead lives of purpose and influence; Meet, share ideas, and find community with other alumni; Further the legacy of homeschooling to future generations; Advance the Kingdom of Christ in our families, cultures, churches and governments. There is an active regional group in our area that connects through the HSA forums. 

The Home School Connection  seeks to provide a setting for home schooling families to come together and establish connections with one another in order to draw strength, encouragement and a fresh love of learning. Our foremost aim is to put God first in all that we do so that His love will be manifest within and through us. HSC offers chapel, enrichment classes for students age 5 years through high school and academic classes for students in grades 7 through 12. We also desire to connect home schooling families with other home schooling families in order to create community.  Please see our website for more information or call Danell Macy at 503 372 9469. (Hillsboro) Updated Nov. 2011