Florida Umbrella Schools
Of course we would love for you to join our school, but understanding how important it is for you to choose an umbrella school that fits your family, we have included a list of additional umbrella schools (also called "600" schools, cover schools, and church schools) registered in Florida. If you would like to add your school to our list, please send us your information. To have your information changed or removed, please contact us.
To learn more about umbrella schools, please see What Is an Umbrella School? and Home School vs. Private (Umbrella) School.
Harvest Time Homeschool Umbrella Program provides registration and documentation support which includes report cards and transcripts that satisfy the requirements of most States. Harvest Time is fully accredited and a member in good standing with the National Association of Private Schools and a member of the Florida League of Christian Schools (FLOCS).
Home Educated with Learning Potentials ("The H.E.L.P. House") is a non-profit private school for special needs children and their families in the Jacksonville/Orange Park areas of Florida.Their families provide advice and friendship to each other through weekly support meetings. They warmly welcome any family of a child with learning and/or medical special needs regardless of schooling styles and philosophies.
Liberty Homeschoolers is a private umbrella school for homeschoolers in Florida. As a private school, they are required by law to maintain attendance records and immunization certificates, fill out the annual non-public school survey, and keep minimum attendance hours. They provide guidance, support and accountability to the parents through the structure of a private school.
Parents can choose to educate their family as they see fit with Priceless Treasures Academy. No one knows your child's special traits, needs, strengths and weaknesses better than you. No one, therefore, should be able to dictate how you choose to teach in your home. Enrolling at PTA means no registering with your county, no evaluations, and no testing.
Schola Classical Academy is a Charlotte County private school registered with the Florida Department of Education's Office of Independent Education & Parental Choice, offering an "umbrella" option for home educators. They provide accountability and record keeping services while allowing families the freedom to customize curricula to students' needs.
The Oaks Private School is a K-12, Florida registered school serving homeschooling families throughout the United States. They are regionally accredited by the Northwest Accreditation Commission (NWAC), one of the 6 regional accrediting agencies approved by the US Dept. of Education. The Oaks provides you with academic, administrative, and accountability covering, giving peace of mind while you educate your child in that wholesome and loving environment where learning is a natural part of everyday life; your home.
TriStrands Academy is an umbrella school serving all grade levels - specializing in middle and high school. They provide testing, transcripts, diplomas, and guidance for special needs students, including those who are gifted and those with specific learning disabilities.
Hillcrest Academy Free School is a free “not for profit" umbrella school founded in March of 2010. Enrollment in HAFS legally meets the compulsory attendance laws of Florida. HAFS students reside throughout the state and are taught primarily by their parents, many using online curriculum which includes FLVS. Their students also qualify (as any other private school in Florida) for dual-enrollment and they currently have articulation agreements with various colleges around the state. Located in Santa Rosa County.
HomeLife Academy (HLA) is recognized by and listed with the TN Dept. of Education as a Category IV, church-related school, covered by the provisions of T.C.A. 49-50-801. HLA is also considered a "600" school in Florida and is listed under Leon County. HLA is also a legal covering in CO and IL. HomeLife Academy is based in Tennessee and serves homeschoolers nationwide. Please visit their website for more information.
Incorporated in 1982, Olivet Private School offers homeschoolers field trips, field days, high school socials, monthly co-op classes, a lending library with over 2000 books and curriculum, school picnic, school camping trip, K, 5th, 8th graduation, high school graduation, transcript oversight, honors society, dual enrollment guidance, choice of three high school diplomas, and encouragement and guidance from experienced homeschoolers.
Risen Star Academy is a private school for Florida home educated students grades K-12. RSA is listed at the Florida Department of Education website in the Directory of Private Schools in the Okaloosa County District.
The Christian Institute of Arts & Sciences functions as a private school for home schooling families, combining the full services of a private school administration office with the advantages, personal assistance, and accountability needed to make your home education experience a success. In order to provide the services that families need, they provide various tutoring lessons, classes, and activities at their Campus School.
The Rock School, located in Jacksonville, is a private (umbrella school) for homeschoolers in Florida. With their basic tuition, they will keep a student file, including attendance records. With a full tuition, they will also provide access to Bright Futures Scholarships, Florida Virtual School, public school sports, report cards, transcripts and diplomas.