We’ve compiled a list of the many homeschool enrichment programs and co-ops, as well as athletics and sports programs, available to homeschoolers in the Kansas City area.
If you have any suggestions of another co-op, enrichment program, or other group to add to this page, please let us know!
NOTE: The MPE Board of Directors does not necessarily endorse any of the organizations or people offering these opportunities.
Homeschool Enrichment Programs & Co-Ops
- Bethany Lutheran Homeschool Academy.
- Brighton Academy. Contact Carrie at 913-789-9381 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Ages K-12 with college dual enrollment.
- Christ Preparatory Academy, includes athletics program.
- Classical Conversations Homeschool Communities.
- Discovery Homeschool Academy (Lee’s Summit, MO).
- Encore Homeschool Fine Arts (Lawrence, KS).
- Engaged In Life Academy (Parkville, MO) for grades 5 – 10 with 2 half days of core topic education and hands-on experiences. Contact Scott Lehr at 816-505-7047 or email@example.com.
- Explorers Academy Fieldtrip Group.
- Grace Christian Academy (Shawnee, KS).
- Grace Co-op (Raytown, MO). Contact Tonya O’Brien at 816-663-5889 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Happy Feet Preschool Soccer meets weekly on Monday late afternoon or Friday mornings in Merriam, Kansas. For ages 2-5 year olds. Contact Melanie Shelkey at 913.851.9898 Ext 31 or email email@example.com.
- Homeschool Band of KC Beginning, Intermediate and Advanced levels of band available. Please contact Angela Witt, Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org (Liberty, MO).
- Homeschool Christian Academy (Overland Park, KS).
- Hope Lutheran School Homeschool Ministry (Shawnee, KS).
- Learn Science and Math Club.
- Legacy Christian Academy (Lenexa, KS).
- Legacy Homeschool Enrichment Center (Olathe, KS).
- The Lutheran High School of Kansas City. Please call Samantha Kalkowski, Director of Recruitment and Marketing at 816-241-5478, Ext. 24931 or email@example.com.
- Mighty Oaks Enrichment Center. Phone: 913.938.6284. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Director June Duehring.
- Mighty Roots Academy is dedicated to the use of active, multi-age learning for students in a nature-rich environment (Grandview, MO). Contact Tracy Schroeder at 816.873.2022 email@example.com.
- MusicPlusKC – Homeschool music classes/choirs/lessons (Shawnee, KS). Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Orange Easel Art. Monday afternoon homeschool class (North Kansas City and Liberty, MO)
- Our Savior Christian Academy Homeschool Cooperative (Platte City & Smithville, MO).
- Overland Christian Schools (Overland Park, KS).
- MUSIC: REW Homeschool Band & Orchestra / Budding Musicians (6-9yrs old) @ REW Music
- Southland Academy. Grades K-12; Tues. and/or Thurs. Lenexa Baptist Church. Contact Bobbie Salzman at email@example.com. Website: www.thesouthlandacademy.com
- South Side Schoolhouse (Raymore, MO). Co-op with hands-on-activities with lively discussions. Contact Jody White at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- St. Joseph Enrichment Classes (St. Joseph, MO). First Lutheran Church. Contact Melanie at email@example.com. Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1857370771201920/
- TeenPact Leadership Schools.
- Vine & Branches Home-school Enrichment Group (Lansing-Leavenworth, KS)
Athletic and Sports Programs
- Christ Prep Academy welcomes homeschoolers into their KSHSAA-approved athletic programs: Christ Prep Football (JH/HS), Boys Soccer (HS), Volleyball (JH/HS), Cross Country (HS), Cheer (JH/HS), Baseball
- B & D South Skate Center, Homeschool skate parties – first Thursday of Oct, Nov, Dec, Feb, March, April, and May. The cost is $3.75 with/without skates. Need more information, contact Nancy Gordon at Gardens@pearlygatessoap.com or at 816.353.3602.
- IHS Sports (Lawrence, KS) – Football, Volleyball, Basketball, Baseball, Track, Cross Country, etc.
- Heartland Youth Rugby – Flag Rugby – 1st – 8th grade Boys and Girls, Tackle Rugby – 3rd-8th grade Boys and Girls
- Kansas City East Lions – Home School Athletics program invites homeschool students to join their KSHSAA-Approved and MSHSAA affiliated athletic programs. The Lions offer [Fall] Football (JH/HS), Cross Country (Elementary – HS), Boy’s Soccer (JH/HS), Volleyball (Elementary – HS), [Winter] Boy’s & Girl’s Basketball (Elementary – HS), [Spring] Baseball (Varsity & Jr. Varsity HS), Girl’s Soccer (JH/HS), and Track & Field (Elementary – HS).
- Kansas City YMCA Sports
- Metro Academy Mavericks – Competitive Home School Basketball & Volleyball
- Veritas Athletics (Lawrence, KS) – Football, Basketball, Baseball, Track & Field, Volleyball, and Cheerleading
See a quick guide of things to consider when choosing homeschool enrichment programs.