16
MAR
2017

2017 Open House

Coming Monday, March 27, 9:40-4:30, and Wednesday, March 29, 12:00-4:30 The CHESS Spring Open House is open to homeschooling families who are interested in the program as well as currently participating families. Parents and their students are invited to sit in on classes throughout the day. Auditing the classes during the Open House is a great opp
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06
MAR
2017

CHESS February Newsletter

Check out our CHESS NEWS – February 2017 newsletter. Read online or download to find out more about our recent CHESS Honor Society “Stuff the Bus” event, as well as our Homeschool and College Bound Symposium. Enjoy!
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11
NOV
2016

Welcome to CHESS

Centreville Homeschool Enrichment Support Services is pleased to serve homeschoolers across Northern Virginia and the surrounding regions. Please let us know how we can best serve you and your family in your educational goals and pursuits. Committed to your success, Tara Taylor and the entire CHESS staff.
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27
JUL
2016

Updated Homeschool Testing Resources

Check out our updated homeschool testing resources and links on the Homeschool Resources page. Scroll down to the Homeschool Testing tab within the page and click. The testing information is broken down into four areas: ACT/SAT PSAT AP and CLEP Tests Local School Districts
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11
JUL
2016

2016 Graduating Class

The 2016 CHESS Graduation was held on Saturday, May 28th at the Centreville Baptist Church. The ceremony honored 14 graduating seniors, and over 200 friends and family came out to celebrate this noteworthy milestone. The students chose Philippians 1:6 as their graduation theme: “…being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will ca
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06
MAY
2016

College and career focus

For the 2016-17 school year, CHESS is offering a wide variety of courses, all of which effectively equip students for college and life. See our course catalog for the complete list of all our courses. Here are some highlights: Career Photography – The art of photography through the lens of a business Journalism 101 – Learn professional
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06
MAY
2016

New and returning classes

CHESS is excited to offer 10 new or returning courses for September. Check out the details in our course catalog. Beginning Literary Analysis Career Exploration and Job Search Skills Career Photography Choir IMHO or In my humble opinion – Logic Journalism 101 Mastering Microsoft Essentials Science Fundamentals Through Art Work and Prosperity: Intro
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02
MAY
2016

Announcing 2016-17 registration dates

CHESS is excited to be offering 50+ courses for homeschoolers for the 2016-17 school year! Classes include a college and career emphasis plus six science course options, new courses unique to CHESS and many returning favorites. Registration opens: May 11 at 9:00 a.m. for returning families May 18th t 9:00 a.m. for new families.
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09
APR
2016

2016-17 Course Catalog

Please check out our newly published 2016-2017 Course Catalog for an exciting year of both familiar and new classes.  
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06
NOV
2015

Don’t Lose Your Cool

Laura Ottaviano wrote a short article that I believe you will find encouraging.  The article was written to those who work with teens and kids in Christian ministry, but she the great advice she offers is applicable to any adult who interacts with young people. “As an experienced youth and children’s pastor, I sometimes worried if the student
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