- Do you want to provide an excellent Christ-centered classical education to your students from home?
- Are you overwhelmed by all the curriculum choices available?
- Are you tired of spending hours every week preparing your lesson plans?
We Can Help!
In an effort to service the needs of more families across New Mexico, the US and even abroad, we are pleased to announce that classical education at home just got a little easier. Welcome to e-Grove!
e-Grove might be for you if…
e-Grove provides Oak Grove’s excellent educational standards and rigorous curriculum to families in a variety of different situations.
- You are an Oak Grove-r who has to move but would like to continue with the curriculum of Oak Grove.
- You are a military family wanting to provide consistency for your children’s education.
- You are a missionary family moving out-of-state or going overseas.
- You have a student with special needs.
- You’d like to work at your own pace.
- You are a homeschooler who would love to save hours of your time by downloading your lesson plans created for you.
What does e-Grove provide?
e-Grove provides you the excellence of materials that are offered at Oak Grove. Oak Grove has a team of people who research, find and implement the best curriculum available in classical Education today. Classroom teachers sift through these resources to provide age and skill appropriate lessons for grades K-8. Each week new and detailed lesson plans are provided to you. e-Grove allows you the freedom to work at your own pace.
With your enrollment to e-Grove, you will also receive a subscription to Oak Grove Central. Oak Grove Central is an online forum that connects the e-Grove family with the classroom teacher and fellow co-teachers.
Q: As an enrolled e-Grove family, are we considered homeschoolers?
A: Yes. You will need to file with your state as a homeschooler. Please check the state requirements for homeschoolers where you live. You are responsible to fulfill all the requirements required by your state which may include: grades or transcripts, and keeping track of your day requirement.
Q: Who do we contact if we have questions on our lesson plans?
A: Oak Grove Central! Oak Grove Central was created with e-Grove families in mind. Watch your class forums. Often your question will be asked or answered by someone else.
Q: Will I have a classroom teacher assigned to me?
A: Yes. If you have questions or need assistance with your lessons you may contact him/her. In an effort to not over-extend our teachers, we do ask that your communication be limited to 5 hours each semester.
Q: Do we get to participate in any of the trainings offered over the summer.
A: You will be allowed to attend our Spell to Write and Read (SWR) class offered to new families every year. All other trainings offered at Family Education Week are for Oak Grove families only.
Q: Is there any curriculum training?
A: Our Spell to Write and Read (SWR) class will be offered to Oak Grove and e-Grove families every year.
Q: What about grades?
A: Since you are considered a homeschooler, you may choose how you want to keep track of grades. Check with your state to see what compatibility requirements you may need to keep. We suggest that you keep a portfolio of your student’s work on file.
Q: What about Latin?
A: Starting in the 3rd grade, Oak Grove formally begins teaching Latin. (Please see our website for more information on the benefits of studying Latin.) The materials we use are excellent and parent-friendly, and are written for homeschoolers with no background in Latin. However, if you feel that your skills are seriously stretched in this subject, you may choose to enroll your student in this class at Oak Grove for Latin class. Please contact us if this is something you’re interested in.
Q: How do I sign up?
A: Contact us for an application.
Q: What does it cost?
A: The subscription to e-Grove and all the resources of Oak Grove Central costs $1000 per year per student. This does not include the cost of books.
Q: Do you offer payment plans?
A: Yes. With your Application, you will also need to sign up with our online payment service: FACTS. You may choose to pay monthly, per semester or all at once.
If you have further questions, you may contact our e-Grove offices at: email@example.com