Please extend us your patience.
We had hoped to release fall schedules on April 29. But there has been a delay and our schedules will be released in May.
We want to provide you, our families, with the best options available. Please be patient while we sort out these details.
Important Financial Information

Final balances are due now please! We would love to have you back next semester!

Unfortunately, our system will block your Fall '19 registration if you have an outstanding balance. Registration is scheduled to open for current families mid-May, so don't delay!

Please log into your Orbund account and look at Winter 2019, to see your balance.

SOARCE credits HAVE been applied to your account if you are a SOARCE family!

~ Please remember that you will not be able to register for Fall, 2019 classes if you have an outstanding balance, unless special arrangements have been made.
~To Pay Your Bill. You can pay your bill online via your Orbund account with any major credit card or echeck, or you can mail a check to Homeschool Connections, 2685 Lapeer Rd, Suite 208, Auburn Hills, MI 48326.
~As a reminder when using Orbund, you must always double check to make sure you are in the correct semester (Winter 2019) when making a payment!! When on your Payment & Invoice page in Orbund, scroll up to the top and there is a drop down box next to where it says Semester, click the drop down and select the correct semester when making a payment. For more help, please read our Orbund Help page .
~ If you have any questions please email Pam at accounting@mihomeschoolconnections.com or Jen at jen@mihomeschoolconnections.com .
~ Any outstanding balance may incur a late fee beginning May 31, 2019 .
~SOARCE families, if you have a question about a class that was or was not funded, please reach out to SOARCE directly, not Homeschool Connections.

Thank you for being a part of Homeschool Connections and for paying your bill on time, we truly appreciate it.
Important Dates:
  • May 9: Information Meeting and New Parent Orientation at Rochester Hills Campus
  • For families interested in joining Homeschool Connections!
  • Doors open at 6:30 pm. Meeting starts at 7:00 pm. New Parent Orientation begins at 8:00 pm.
  • May 10: Elementary Sherlock Performance
  • May 10 - 11: Alice in Wonderland Performances
  • May 13: Information Meeting and New Parent Orientation at Troy Campus
  • For families interested in joining Homeschool Connections!
  • Doors open at 6:30 pm. Meeting starts at 7:00 pm. New Parent Orientation begins at 8:00 pm.
  • May 14: Rochester Hills Campus has classes to make up for a snow day
  • May 14: "How to Homeschool Your High Schooler"
  • Read more below!
  • May 16: Romeo Campus has classes to make up for a snow day
  • May 20: Information Meeting and New Parent Orientation at Shelby Township Campus
  • For families interested in joining Homeschool Connections!
  • Doors open at 6:30 pm. Meeting starts at 7:00 pm. New Parent Orientation begins at 8:00 pm.
  • May 21: Homeschool Picnic and Book Sale
  • Book Sale starts at 10 am
  • Info Meeting starts at 11 am
  • New Parent Orientation starts at 11:30 am
  • May 22: Information Meeting and New Parent Orientation at the Main Office
  • For families interested in joining Homeschool Connections!
  • Doors open at 12:30 pm. Meeting starts at 1:00 pm. New Parent Orientation begins at 2:00 pm.
  • June 1: Graduation Ceremony
  • Hosted at our Romeo Campus – for students at all of our campuses to participate in!
Information Meetings are for new families looking to learn more about our program and HighPoint Hybrid Academy! These events are ideal for you to invite any friends that have inquired about your homeschooling journey with our classes!

New Parent Orientations are for new families that are interested in enrolling in our classes! We introduce new parents to our Orbund system, explain our parent and student expectations, and answer their questions!
Fun summer classes will be released soon!
Drama Club Performance
You're invited to watch this performance of:

Elementary Sherlock

May 10th, 2019 at 10:00 am

Shelby Campus
Shepherd's Gate Church

Shelby Campus students and teachers will have an opportunity to watch the production on May 3rd during lunch!
Parents of 2019 Graduates need to attend one of the following meetings:
Auburn Hills Campus
on May 3rd at 9:30 am
Shelby Township Campus
on May 6th at 9:30 am
Contact Shelly if cannot attend either mandatory meeting.
Phone: 248-710-0360 ext. 2016
Email: Shelly@MiHomeschoolConnections.com
Need advice about how to homeschool your high schooler?
What counts for high school credit? What are my high schooler’s options after graduation? Should I really homeschool my child through high school?

We’re addressing these questions and more! Tarla Gernert, founder of Homeschool Connections and HighPoint Hybrid, earned her B.S. Degree in Education at Liberty University and has taught in a variety of schools including public, private, and homeschooling programs. Her true passion is helping people figure out how best to educate their children and prepare them for the rest of their lives.

We're here to help you at any level, whether you are thinking about homeschooling, have a homeschooler finishing junior high, or have a high schooler approaching graduation!

Seats are limited.
Take a trip into campus!
Come on in & take a look at the lost and found! Let your campus supervisors know how well they're doing!
Iowa Testing with Wendy Kapusta
Dear Parents,
Wendy Kapusta is once again offering to proctor the IOWA Test for any student in the homeschool community. The IOWA test is a series of grade-standardized tests that are created by the College of Education of the University of Iowa. This is a voluntary evaluation and the results are sent to parents confidentially about 4-6 weeks after the tests are completed.  
Most of the details about the test dates are included below.  
Dates: June 4,5,6 (The last day may be eliminated or lessened, depending on the testing situation)
Times: Grades K-3:   8:30-10
            Grades 4-8:   10:15-12:15
            Grades 9-12:   1-3:30
Costs: $60/test
To sign your child up, please fill out this form and send a check, made payable to Homeschool Connections, to the address listed above.
Homeschool Connections T-Shirts
T-shirts are available in both adult and child sizes! Quality, blue and orange t-shirts are $10 each!

Talk with your campus supervisor about the size that you would like for your child.
Auburn Hills Campus Announcements
Week 13 - April 29
Week 14 - May 6

Enter and exit through the NORTH doors. Only teachers can enter at the South doors.

Please do NOT block the mailbox when picking up and dropping off your child.
Lost and Found
Please check lost and found for your child's items!
Campus Supervisor Contact Info:
  • Michelle McCoy and Renee Schnabel - 248-710-0360 ext. 1001
  • You can message any campus supervisor through Orbund.
Clarkston Campus Announcements
Week 13 - May 3
Week 14 - May 10

Enter and exit from the side parking lot at door #7. All other doors are locked.
Last Day of Classes - Special Lunch Treats!
On the last day of classes we’re having root beer floats and ice cream sundaes at lunch! Yum!
Campus Supervisor Contact Info:
  • Lora Vogler and Michelle McCoy - 248-710-0360 ext. 1003
  • You can message any campus supervisor through Orbund.
Eastside Campus Announcements
Week 13 - April 29
Week 14 - May 6

Enter and exit through the WEST doors.
On the last day of classes...
On the last day of classes, May 6 th , we have some fun things planned during lunch. We are inviting all parents to join us for the following :
  • Pizza Day (If you haven’t signed up and paid, please do so first thing in the morning)
  • Root Beer Floats!! (No charge. It’s our way of saying thank you for a wonderful year!)
  • Our Ukulele class and Music class will be performing from 12:15-12:30.
Campus Supervisor Contact Info:
  • Latunya Mann and Anna Opel - 248-710-0360 ext. 1002
  • You can message any campus supervisor through Orbund.
Rochester Hills Campus Announcements
Week 12 - April 30
Week 13 - May 7

Enter and exit through the back doors of Faith Church.
Mark Your Calendars!
Rochester Hills campus will make up one day of classes on Tuesday, May 14 because of the snow day on February 12.
We're mixing it up with a themed dress up day!

Patriotic/USA Day:
Tuesday, May 7
Last Day of Classes - Special Treats!

We will do an end of the year celebration with ice cream floats on the last day (May 14) at lunch!
Campus Supervisor Contact Info:
  • Katie Vallus and Karen Cuyler - 248-710-0360 ext. 1004
  • You can message any campus supervisor through Orbund.
Romeo Campus Announcements
Week 12 - May 2
Week 13 - May 9

Enter and exit through the NORTH doors.
Mark Your Calendars!
Romeo campus will make up one day of classes on Thursday, May 16 because of the snow day on January 31.
Pizza and Root Beer Float Day Celebration!!!

Pizza and Root Beer Float Day to celebrate the last day of class: May 16th!!
Pizza $1 per slice, cheese or pepperoni. Please sign up with a supervisor.

Root Beer Floats and Ice Cream Sundaes are free!
Campus Supervisor Contact Info:
  • Allison Powers and Jodi Kloock - 248-710-0360 ext. 1005
  • You can message any campus supervisor through Orbund.
Shelby Township Campus Announcements
Week 13 - May 3
Week 14 - May 10

Enter and exit through the SOUTH doors.
One more dress up day, today!

Patriotic/USA Day:
Friday, May 3
On the last day of class, we're having special treats!

We will do an end of the year celebration with ice cream floats on the last day of class at lunch!
Drama Club Performance
Mark your calendars!

Elementary Sherlock

May 10th, 2019 at 10:00 am

Shelby Campus
Shepherd's Gate Church

Shelby Campus students and teachers will have an opportunity to watch the production on May 3rd during lunch!
Campus Supervisor Contact Info:
  • Katie Vallus, Karen Cuyler and Stephanie Caira - 248-710-0360 ext. 1006
  • You can message any campus supervisor through Orbund.
Troy Campus Announcements
Week 13 - May 2
Week 14 - May 9

Enter and exit through the EAST doors.
Attention:

Please enter the parking lot from Livernois Street (on the south side of the building). Then stay right of the building and use the East entrance. This will greatly improve the flow of traffic. Thank you!
Last day of classes...
On the last day of classes, May 9 th , we have some fun things planned during lunch:
  • Pizza Day (If you haven’t signed up and paid, please do so first thing in the morning)
  • Root Beer Floats!! (No charge. It’s our way of saying thank you for a wonderful year!)
Campus Supervisor Contact Info:
  • Michelle Davis Poeder, Anna Opel, and Renee Schnabel - 248-710-0360 ext. 1007
  • You can message any campus supervisor through Orbund.
Contact Information
Main Phone Number: 248-710-0360
If you do not know who to contact, please email help@MiHomeschoolConnections.com .
If you have questions about Orbund , please read our Orbund Help Page .
If you have student and campus operation related questions, please reach out to Shelly at Shelly@MiHomeschoolConnections.com or 248-710-0360 ext. 2016.

If you have family financial account questions, please ask Pam at accounting@MiHomeschoolConnections.com or 248-710-0360 ext. 2017.
For teacher related questions, please speak with Ruth at Ruth@MiHomeschoolConnections.com or 248-710-0360 ext. 2019.
For Human Resources , contact Becky at Becky@MiHomeschoolConnections.com or 248-710-0360 ext. 2018.
Yours in Service,
Your Homeschool Connections Team