Classes and Conferences

Catholic Co-Ops and Classes

Our Lady of Joy Co-Op (North County San Diego)
This is the only Catholic co-op in San Diego County, meeting weekly in the Hall at St. Margaret Paris in Oceanside. "Our purpose is to support one another in allowing the True Catholic Faith to permeate the lives and education of our children and to create an opportunity for fellowship in that Faith with like-minded families." Please follow their website for updates on upcoming classes, or contact the Director at

Sacred Music Class with Tersila Romero
Please contact Mrs. Romero directly for current offering of classes at 760.846.1002, or  Artifex Studio

Sewing Classes with Denise Ekeroth
Please contact Mrs. Ekeroth directly for current offering of classes at   

Piano with Paula Gallagher
Click on the link above for information on piano lessons for homeschoolers with local teacher, Paula Gallagher. No long-term commitment is required, and with advance notice missed lessons are not charged. Paula is a former school teacher and musician and is very active in her Parish, St. Patrick in Carlsbad. She has been married for nearly 20 years and her oldest of two sons will be attending Franciscan University of Steubenville this Fall. Paula is very grateful that teaching piano allows her to combine her gifts from God as a musician, with her love of teaching children.    760-720-1307

P.E. and Sports Classes

Physical Education Classes with California Athletics
Check the website for schedule of classes taught by well-qualified, homeschool Dad and former military pilot, Todd Nash.  

EMH Sports
Physical Education classes for students of all ages, offered throughout California. Each month tackles a different sport and coaches implement warm-up exercises as  well as rules of the games. Low-cost (usually around $25/month) and a choice of many different parks near you make this a great and easy addition to your homeschool day.

"EMH Sports USA is dedicated to aid the growth and development of a student’s physical education and sports requirements. Our philosphy is based on the belief that children's needs are of the utmost importance in building emotional, physical and social character."

Catholic Homeschool Conferences

IHM Conferences 
Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Homeschool Conferences take place in many States throughout the year, including Concord - Northern California. This FREE Conference hosts only Catholic vendors, curricula providers, and colleges, and an impressive array of Catholic speakers.

Southern California Catholic Home Educators
SCCHE holds their annual conference in Orange County, including curriculum fair, vendors, and speakers. They also offer teen activities throughout the year, such as dances, prom, grad night, and graduation.