Hawai'i Homeschool Association
Hawai'i Regulations
Frequently Asked Questions
Hawai'i Homeschool Association

Hawai'i Homeschool Organizations

Department of Education
The DOE has a good website with the rules for homeschooling:
DOE Homeschooling page

Fast Transcripts
HSLDA has a service called Fast Transcripts
Fast Transcripts enables you to track your high schooler’s courses via online record keeping, and then helps you produce an official transcript with an auto-calculation feature for determining yearly and cumulative GPAs.
Fast Transcripts gives homeschool parents the ability to create professional high school transcripts with error-free GPA calculation. Cost is only $16

Oahu Homeschool Mom
A blog with a good range of resources for local homeschoolers:
and also with a Facebook page with last minute information for events.

Hawaii Homeschool Community (HHC)
Find us on Facebook

Support Group for Maui Homeschoolers
Contact: Gail Nagasako

Supportive Integrative Parent Educators (SIPE),
a free homeschool group in Maui

We are interdenominational, i.e. composed of different denominations, Main stream Christians, Mormons, Catholics, etc.
Our focus is support, socialization and learning for homeschool students (currently mostly ages 3 to 7) and parents.
Contact: SIPE Christian Group

Wai'anae Coast Christian Homeschoolers
8:30 a.m. Mondays at Pililaau Park
Call Penny at 695-7009 or Melissa at 696-5132

Hawaii Catholic Homeschoolers (HCH)
We are a Catholic Homeschool support group which meets monthly for beach/park days, Catholic liturgical and feast days and fun fieldtrips. Any families interested in more information can contact on Oahu, contact persons:
Richelle Benson 919-434-3272
Sarah E. Herrmann 808-783-9298

Christian Homeschoolers of Hawai'i
Dan & June Maher, Phone: (808) 664-9608

Living Water Homeschool
[email protected]
Living Water is a homeschool cooperative that provides a Christ-centered environment to support parent-directed education for Honolulu

Home School Legal Defense Association

The Home School Legal Defense Association is a non-profit advocacy organization established to defend and advance the constitutional right of parents to direct the education of their children and to protect family freedoms.

On-line Homeschooling Resources

There is a wealth of homeschooling and learning resources online. Here are just a few to get you started.

Gail Nagasako's essential homeschooling guide has now been published as a book: Homeschooling - How and Why is an introductory book covering the various reasons to homeschool and how to go about starting. Easy to read, factual and well researched with extensive resources for further study, and personal stories from parents and youngsters, it will appeal to both secular and Christian families. This is the book to start with. Author, Gail Nagasako, has worked with the homeschooling community for over 20 years and has taught in public and private schools.

A very comprehensive, well structured site with many links
by Ann Zeise a2zhomeschooling.com

Discussion Groups About Education Reform and Home-Schooling by Karl Bunday. learninfreedom.org/discussiongroups.html