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More information about homeschooling through a PSP or PSA

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Why do some people choose PSP v. PSA?


There are a number of reasons a homeschool family might decide it’s worth a few hundred dollars per year to join a Private Satellite Program (PSP)  as opposed to creating their own private school. I liken it to hiring a tax preparer, as opposed to preparing your own tax return. Working with a knowledgeable, experienced person  provides the peace of mind that the process has been handled correctly. It also gives you an advocate in the unlikely situation that an outside agency questions your schooling (or tax return).  Basic benefits of a PSP include help with transcripts, ongoing consulting, encouragement and support. Here are ten more reasons to join a PSP like Peach Blossom 

Possible Challenges for Private Homeschoolers in CA 


Homeschooling privately in California for high school, by enrolling in a Private Satellite Program (PSP) or creating your own private school and filing a Private School Affidavit (PSA) with the state gives lots of freedom while maintaining future college options. However there are a few potential challenges that may arise for homeschooling with a PSA/PSP for high school. Here is a list of 6 Challenges along with some Answers and work-arounds.

For families who wish to create their own private school and file the Private School Affidavit with the state of California, here is a list of Frequently Asked Questions with answers.

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