Homeschool programs are available to both YMCA members and prospective members and are taught by trained and qualified staff. Programs are available to children ages 3-17 who are homeschooled, and vary by family center.
H.Y.P.E. (Homeschool YMCA Physical Education)
Do you need a place for your homeschoolers to engage in physical exercise, learn about nutrition, as well as develop relationships with their peers?
Included in YMCA membership, our P.E. programs include a variety of youth programming, including swimming and sports, is made available at times most convenient for homeschoolers. Homeschoolers will improve their strength, endurance, coordination, balance, and energy levels. This program is also available to nonmembers.
The education component of the curriculum covers the most recent research on nutrition, health and the benefits of exercise.
Homeschool P.E. is offered at the following locations:
- Blocker Norfolk Family YMCA
- Currituck Family YMCA
- Eastern Shore Family YMCA
- Great Bridge/Hickory Family YMCA
- Greenbrier Family YMCA
- Mt. Trashmore Family YMCA
- Taylor Bend Family YMCA
- The Y on Granby
Homeschool Swim Lesssons
The Y offers swim lessons at times convenient for homeschool families. Children follow our progressive swim lesson curriculum, building on skills as they advance through levels.
Homeschool Golf Program
Homeschool Golf is offered at The First Tee of Hampton Roads’ Virginia Beach and Eastern Shore locations.
PLAYer is the required entry-level certification program for children ages 6 and older. It covers the basic fundamentals of golf and gets participants out on the golf course. Safety and etiquette are emphasized in this level. Golf and life skills are taught over the course of each session designed specifically for homeschoolers. All equipment is provided, and participants are welcome to bring their own clubs, if preferred.Click here for available programs