Important Dates:
February 11: Picture retakes at Auburn Hills Campus (Read details below.)
March 21: Tentative date for Homeschool Parent Gathering - How to teach children with special needs (Details will be provided in future newsletters.)
April 9: Science Fair, Student Showcase and Meet the Teacher Night
  • Hosted at our Shelby Township Campus - for students at all of our campuses to participate in!
  • Click here to download the guidelines for the Science Fair. The QR code goes to this link.
April 11: Tentative date for Homeschool Parent Gathering - How to homeschool your high schooler (Details will be provided in future newsletters.)
June 1: Graduation Ceremony
  • Hosted at our Romeo Campus - for students at all of our campuses to participate in!
News for all families:
(Campus announcements are found below.)
Meet the Teacher
Student Showcase
Science Fair
Invite your friends, family, even grandparents!
EVENT OF THE YEAR:

Student Showcase, Science Fair, & Meet the Teacher Night!
Mark your calendar for our biggest event of the year!

The details:
Hosted at our Shelby Campus on April 9th, 6:30 pm

This event is for all parents and students of our campuses.
Prizes will be awarded to 3 age groups of students for the winning projects. Students must be present to win and submit your project by 6:30 pm. Any student may submit up to 3 projects which may include any fine arts projects, drawings, paintings, pottery, sewing, wood shop or project from a class.
Science fair questions should be directed to Ray Clay and you must sign up through this link to participate for the science fair. Click here to download the science fair guidelines.
When dropping your child off at campus, please do not block the mailbox. Also, if you are leaving your car, please park in a parking space (even if just for a quick minute). Thank you!
Are you having trouble with Orbund?

Please make sure you have typed "hc.orbund.com" into your web browser's url bar. This should get you to the correct login page.

You can save this page as a favorite on your computer's web browser and on your phone! Orbund works much better on your computer though.

If you "google" or search for Orbund, instead of going to the site above, it will take you extra steps to find our Homeschool Connections' login page.

If you'd like more help with Orbund, please visit our Orbund help page on our website.
Box Tops

Please collect and send box tops in for our teachers!

We can use the money for anything we need! Computers and books are just some of the ways the funds may be used from Box Tops for Education.
Picture Retake Day for All Students - Auburn Hills has been rescheduled
Portrait Retake Day is open to new families as well as all students wanting a retake from the Fall Portrait Day. 

February 11th at Auburn Hills Campus from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm (Note: only open for 1 hour!)

Families from any Homeschool Connections campus may participate.

You do not need to sign up ahead of time. Please print the online form (click here http://www.midtowneventphotography.com/HC19PhotoForm.pdf ), fill it out, and send it with your child along with payment to turn in when being photographed. 

If you have questions, please contact Chris at Midtown Event Photography at 586-219-0063. Thank you!
We value your opinion!
If you have any suggestions for classes, please fill out the form on our website ! We love offering classes that fit into your homeschooling journey! Let us know what courses you'd like us to offer! We need your input for fall!
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FOR SALE: Homeschool Connection Bags

For the first time we now are selling homeschool connection bags. You may purchase one at any campus for $8. Please see your supervisor for details.
Auburn Hills
Week 4 - February 4
Week 5 - February 11
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.
Picture Retake Day: February 11th at Auburn Hills Campus from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Families from any Homeschool Connections Campus can be accommodated at these locations and times.

You do not need to sign up ahead of time. Please print the online form (click here http://www.midtowneventphotography.com/HC19PhotoForm.pdf ), fill it out, and send it with your child along with payment to turn in when being photographed. 

If you have questions, please contact Chris at Midtown Event Photography at 586-219-0063. Thank you!
Pizza Day!!!

Pizza day has been rescheduled for THIS Monday, February 11! Slices are $1 per slice.
Campus Supervisor Contact Info:
  • Michelle McCoy and Renee Schnabel - 248-710-0360 ext. 1001
  • You can message any campus supervisor through Orbund.
Clarkston
Week 4 - February 8
Week 5 - February 15
Enter and exit from the side parking lot at door #7. All other doors are locked.
Pizza Day!!!

Pizza Day is TODAY, February 8! Please sign up with a campus supervisor beforehand. Slices are $1 each. Pepperoni or cheese.
Dress Warm!

Weather-permitting, we will allow everyone to play outside after lunch! Please dress your child in warm clothes.
Campus Supervisor Contact Info:
  • Lora Vogler and Michelle McCoy - 248-710-0360 ext. 1003
  • You can message any campus supervisor through Orbund.
Eastside
Week 4 - February 4
Week 5 - February 11
Enter and exit through the WEST doors.
Celebrating Valentine's Day!

On February 11, students are encouraged to wear their favorite Valentine's outfits or simply wear red, pink, purple or white. Let's have some fun to combat the cold!
Campus Supervisor Contact Info:
  • Latunya Mann and Anna Opel - 248-710-0360 ext. 1002
  • You can message any campus supervisor through Orbund.
Rochester Hills
Week 4 - February 5
Week 5 - February 12
Enter and exit through the back doors of Faith Church.
Pizza day is February 12! Please sign up with a campus supervisor beforehand. Slices are $1 each. Pepperoni or cheese.
Winter Clothing

Please send your children with warm, winter clothing for some outdoor recess when they've finished eating lunch!
Campus Supervisor Contact Info:
  • Katie Vallus and Karen Cuyler - 248-710-0360 ext. 1004
  • You can message any campus supervisor through Orbund.
Romeo
Week 4 - February 14
Week 5 - February 28
Enter and exit through the NORTH doors.
Celebrating Valentine's Day!

On February 14, students are encouraged to wear their favorite Valentine's outfits or simply wear red, pink, purple or white. Let's have some fun to combat the cold!
Pizza Day!!!

Pizza Day is February 28! Please sign up with a campus supervisor beforehand. Slices are $1 each. Pepperoni or cheese.
Campus Supervisor Contact Info:
  • Allison Powers and Jodi Kloock - 248-710-0360 ext. 1005
  • You can message any campus supervisor through Orbund.
Shelby Township
Week 4 - February 8
Week 5 - February 15
Enter and exit through the SOUTH doors.
Pizza Day!!!

Pizza Day is February 15! Please sign up with a campus supervisor beforehand. Slices are $1 each. Pepperoni or cheese.
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
Week 4 - February 7
Week 5 - February 14
Enter and exit through the EAST doors.
Celebrating Valentine's Day!

On February 14, students are encouraged to wear their favorite Valentine's outfits or simply wear red, pink, purple or white. Let's have some fun to combat the cold!
Woodshop built their own bench to hold their tools!

Woodshop class is doing great on their projects! Also, a generous family donated a table saw!
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.
Our 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 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
Homeschool Connections | www.MiHomeschoolConnections.com