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San Mateo County Homeschool Support Group & Private PSP or ISP Directory

San Mateo County Homeschool Support Groups & PSP's

The most important thing for homeschool success is to surround yourself with like-minded people who share information and resources, answer your questions, and ease your concerns. Your local Homeschool Support Group is where you can get connected with other homeschooling families. To find a Homeschool Support Group near you, simply click on the county where you reside from the list below.


This directory is divided into two sections. The first section lists Homeschool Support Groups, and the second section lists Private School Satellite Programs or PSPs (formerly called "ISPs").

What's the difference?

In general, Homeschool Support Groups are gatherings of homeschool families who get together for park days and may also organize some field trips and co-op classes. (Some of these groups require a small membership fee, most do not.)

PSPs are small private schools. Homeschool families enroll (paying a tuition fee) to receive administrative support; such as record keeping, transcripts and testing.

We provide listings for Support Groups for free. We charge a small fee to list PSPs.

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Your Homeschool Support Group

San Mateo County Directory
of Homeschool Support Groups

  • Bay Area Multi-Cultural Homeschool Educators [BAM-HE] - This group exists to provide support and resources to families of color who homeschool in the Bay Area. Provides multicultural-rich information, resources, curricula, field trips, learning opportunities, park/play days in both the East Bay and South Bay and other things of interest. BAM-HE through the website.

  • Bay Area Young Homeschoolers [(BAY)] - A group designed for younger homeschooled children ages 2-10 years. Younger and older siblings are welcome too! Various activities include meet-ups at local parks, field trips, nature walks, and family outings. Contact information: Email Therese Labuguen or call (415) 468-1462.

  • Coastside HomeScholars - We are a loosely-organized, all-inclusive, parent-driven group for homeschool families on the San Mateo County coast. Contact information: Email Michelle Boyd or call (650) 728-0542.

  • Home Educators Achieving Results Together [HEART] - We are a Christian support group for homeschooling families in the San Mateo County and surrounding areas in Northern CA. We offer weekly park days, Teachers Nights Out, special events and field trips. Contact information: Email HEART for Christ Moderator.

  • Lupine Family Homeschoolers - Founded in 2000, as s nature-inspired, community-minded, homeschool group for kids and teens born in '00/'01 and '94 thru '97. We are an intimate group of families who meet each week currently on Mondays in San Mateo County from 10:30 to 2:30 p.m. Contact information: Email Lupine Family Homeschoolers.

  • Mid-Peninsula Homeschoolers - Serving San Mateo and Santa Clara counties, meeting for fun, friendship, support, networking, and information gathering every Wednesday at Mitchell Park in Palo Alto. Contact information: Email Rita or call (650) 365-2070.

  • Pacifica Homeschoolers - Our main purpose is to build community for the homeschooling families local to Pacifica and its surrounding areas, including San Francisco and northern San Mateo County. All our members are equal partners invited to spearhead activities such as classes, field trips and social gatherings where we can all get to know one another, share information and ideas and just have fun. We are inclusive and respectful of everyone regardless of religion, homeschooling philosophy, lifestyle, etc. Membership is free of charge. Contact information: Email Vilora.

  • San Francisco Bay Unschooling Network [SFBUN] - SFBUN's mission is to create and support an unschooling community in the San Francisco Bay Area. All ages are welcome. SFBUN meets for a variety of indoor and outdoor events, video gaming, and other fun outings.

  • San Mateo Homeschoolers - Organizing regular, weekly park days on Tuesdays and Thursdays in San Mateo and Redwood City. Contact information: Email Larisa.

  • Welcome Homeschoolers - Welcome Homeschoolers is a support group for homeschooling families in and around San Mateo County. Our purpose is to offer support, information and encouragement to homeschoolers and those interested in homeschooling. Contact Vida John regarding membership. Contact Susan Hansell for parkday details. Contact information: Email Vida John.

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Your Private School Satellite Program (PSP)

San Mateo County Directory
of Private School Satellite Programs (PSPs)

Do you have a Private School Satellite Program? You can have it listed here as a resource for homeschool parents. Just submit your listing (and the small fee) per the instructions. We look forward to telling homeschool parents about your school.

At this time there are no listings for San Mateo County.

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Your Businesses & Services

San Mateo County Directory
of Businesses & Services

Do you have a Business or Service? You can have it listed here as a resource for homeschool parents. Just submit your listing (and the small fee) per the instructions. We look forward to telling homeschool parents about your products and/or services.

At this time there are no listings for San Mateo County.

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