CATHOLIC HOMESCHOOL SUPPORT GROUPS FOR CALIFORNIA

This is the most accurate list available to us, however, please remember that things change.  It is always best to call to confirm dates, times and places. 

Los Angeles County

PASADENA

Christ the King

Kendra Tierney, catholicallyear@gmail.com

TEMPLE CITY

Park Day, Wednesdays, Live Oak Park

Contact: Tania Costigan, mamacostigan5@gmail.com

DMhomeschoolgroup@yahoogroups.com

LONG BEACH

Long Beach Catholic Homeschool Group

Beth Gath, bethgath@gmail.com

First Friday park day with activities 3-4 times a year, (e.g. Cupcake Rosary in October, Decorate Saint Cookies in November, and pray Stations of the Cross during Lent). Field Trips throughout the year.

LOS ANGELES, SOUTH BAY, TORRANCE, BEACH CITIES

​Holistic Homeschool Network

Kathleen Miller, drkamiller@yahoo.com

http://groups.yahoocom/group/HolisticHomeschoolNetwork/

1st Friday: Adoration and Park

2nd Friday: Stations of the Cross and Park

3rd Friday: Field Trip

4th Friday: Prolife Prayer & Protest, Works of Mercy, & Feast Day Parties

COVINA, SAN DIMAS

Latin & French Classes, taught by Cedric Ebiner

Friday afternoons at the Sacred Heart Chapel, Covina

Contact: Elizabeth Ebiner, ebinerfamily@gmail.com

Children’s Adoration: First Fridays: 5:15 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. at St. Louise de Marillac Church, Covina

San Dimas Park Day: Mondays, 12 noon – 2:00 p.m. at

Marchant Park, 425 Juanita Ave, San Dimas

Riverside County

INLAND EMPIRE (AND PARTS OF L.A. AND O.C.)

Inland Empire Catholic Homeschoolers (IECH)

Facebook: IECH – Inland Empire Catholic Homeschoolers – current and alumni

Theresa Rugel-The, (714) 887-6636, TreseMari@yahoo.com

IECHgroup+subscribe@groups.io

Internet support for homeschool support primarily in the Inland Empire and surrounding areas

TEMECULA, MURRIETA, WILDOMAR, MENIFEE, WINCHESTER, PERRIS, HEMET, SAN JACINTO

Holy Innocents Catholic Homeschoolers

Steffani Perez, (949) 463-3565, srperez1@verizon.net

Perlita Martorana (park days),  perlidoc@yahoo.com

To join the Yahoo group, please contact Steffani Perez

RIVERSIDE

Immaculata Homeschoolers

Facebook: Catholic Homeschoolers of Riverside

Adrienne De La Torre, (909) 260-5611, adrienne_delatorre@yahoo.com Homeschool Support Group for Riverside County. Park days and Mom’s Night

San Bernardino County

HIGH DESERT OF CA

Home Educators of the Two Hearts

Denise Mantei, (760) 887-1489, HETH@yahoogroups.com

www.groups.yahoo.com/group/HETH

CHINO HILLS

Southern California Catholic Home Educators (SCCHE)

Robyn Croix, rcroix@sbcglobal.net

Annual Homeschool Conference: June

Graduation Mass: June

Park Group: 2nd & 4th Fri. 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at Fairfield Ranch

    Jennifer Srun, (909) 606-3875, jlsrun@yahoo.com

    Elizabeth Ebiner, ebinerfamily@gmail.com

Field Trips

CHINO HILLS

Dumb Ox Club Co-op Cynthia Lopez, mykids1st@att.net

Enrichment Classes Co-op: Grades K-12 Thurs., 9:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Orange County

SOUTH ORANGE COUNTY, MISSION VIEJO & SURROUNDING AREAS

Holy Family Catholic Homeschoolers: www.hfchoc.com

Aimee Murphy, holyfamilyoc@gmail.com

Park Group: Thurs., 2:00 p.m. at various parks in Mission Viejo and surrounding areas

NORTH AND CENTRAL ORANGE COUNTY

North Orange County Catholic Home Educators (NOCCHE)

Betty Arnold, socalhomeed@gmail.com

http://www.nocche.info

Logan’s Candies Field Trip yearly in November or December

Teen Formal Dances, Family Dances

​Graduation Mass & Ceremony in June

​To join the NOCCHE io group, click here: nocche+subscribe@groups.io

ORANGE COUNTY CO-OP

​​Diane Everson, 714-496-2759, dimarie06@gmail.com

Co-op classes for PreK-12, every Monday from 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. in Fullerton from September to May

Moms’ Night Out/Teens’ Night Out, 2nd Saturday of the month

Park Days, September to May every Friday

​Field Trips

CATHOLIC SCHOOLHOUSE OF ORANGE COUNTY

Antoinette Offenheiser, (949) 276-7090, aoffenheiser@gmail.com

http://orangecountyca.catholicschoolhouse.com/

​Monday classes in Capistrano Beach following Catholic Schoolhouse curriculum.

San Diego County

GENERAL SAN DIEGO AREA

Daughters of Our Lady

Erica Sanchez, (619) 460-4455, ericasanchez1@sbcglobal.net

Monthly support meetings for moms, annual Advent Retreat, classes, field trips, park/beach days, graduation, yearbook, events for high school students

San Luis Obispo County

SANTA MARIA AND SAN LUIS OBISPO

Central Coast Catholic Homeschoolers

Mary Ann McMasters, (805) 544-3238, mamcmasters@charter.net

1st Friday of the month: Adoration, Rosary, Mass, and Park

​Well-Read Mom’s Group meets once a month

Saint & Liturgical Feast Day celebrations

Fall: Camping Trip

October field trip to local pumpkin patch and maze

​Advent: Christmas Caroling

Lent: Fat Tuesday Pancake Dinner

Santa Barbara & Ventura Counties

Ventura County Homeschool Group

Jen Dunlap, (805) 512-0331, jendulap2003@yahoo.com

Park Group: 1st Fri., 12 noon – 3:00 p.m. (locations vary)

Northern California

SAN JOSE

Regina Pachis

Sue Peredo, (408) 528-8870, gasperedo@sbcglobal.net

Park Group: Weekly on Wed. following mass P.E. program, field trips, and Sacrament preparation​

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