Classical Conversations Lincoln Way

Meets at Peace Lutheran Church
1900 E. Lincoln Highway, New Lenox, IL  60451
12 weeks in the fall and 12 weeks in the Spring
Foundations (K-6th grades) meets Tuesday mornings 9a-12p,
Essentials – English grammar, IEW writing and math games (grade 4-6) meets Tuesday afternoons 1p-3p
Challenge A, B and 1-4 are now meeting on Wednesdays in Joliet at Messiah Lutheran Church
**CHANGES for 2020-2021
The Lincoln Way Classical Conversations community will not have a Foundations class in New Lenox during 2020-2021, but the Essentials class will be meeting  on Tuesday at New Covenant Church 1995 Mills Road Joliet. Challenge A, B and 2 are meeting on Wednesdays at Messiah Lutheran on Houbolt Road in Joliet.
JoAnn Pattara, Foundations/Essentials Director
Phone: 708-710-7321

Classical Conversations
Meets at Moraine Valley Church
6300 W. 127th St, Palos Heights, IL 60463
12 weeks in the fall, 12 weeks in the Spring
Foundations (grade K-6) meets Tuesday mornings 9a-12p
Essentials (grade 4 and up) meets Tuesday mornings 1pm-3p
Rachel Meyer, Foundations/Essentials Director

Cornerstone Christian Homeschool Co-op
Meets at Messiah Lutheran Church
40 Houbolt Rd in Joliet, IL
Meets on Monday mornings from 8:30a-12:45p
Contact:  Tara Bozarth

Discover Nature Forest School Group
Meets at Camp Manitoqua in Frankfort, IL
Outdoor all-weather child-led nature co-op which focuses on
play-based learning through hands-on experiences.
Meets on Mondays from 9am-11am
Contact: Rachel Mikottis
Phone: 708-746-0433

Eagle’s Wing Learning Center
Meeting at Hobson Road Community Church
2531 Hobson Road, Downers Grove IL 60515
Charlotte Mason academic homeschool program meeting
28 weeks per school year, 1-3 days per week.
Contact: Stacy Raymond

Epic Homeschool Co-op
Meeting in Oak Lawn
Monday’s from 9:30am to 3pm
Contact: Maritza Medernach
Phone: 708-473-6880

Gateway Homeschool Co-op
Meets at
7605 W. 126th Ave, 
Cedar Lake, IN
Meets on Tuesdays
Judy Gardner, director
Phone: 219-712-3631

The Greenhouse Christian Co-school
The weekly classical co-school campus supporting Christian homeschool families in their pursuit of servant leadership, thriving academics and a nurturing community.
422 North Prospect Street, Wheaton, IL 60187
meets September through May, grades 1-12
offering Classical core classes and electives
phone: 630-462-9657
general questions e-mail:
admission e-mail:
Facebook:  Greenhouse Co-School

Home Grown Heroes (HGH) Homeschool Co-op
Meets at Deep River Church of Christ
7500 Grand Blvd., Hobart, IN
Contact: Cindy Ramsey
Phone: 219-577-2678

illuminat-ED Coschool (this is not Christian based)
Meets in central Naperville at a private home (60540)
Mondays – ages 8-10/11: Jr. Great Books, Elementary Science Olympiad & Meet the Masters Art (take one or more classes) – 10 weeks
Tuesdays – high school lab science (physical science/conceptual physics) afternoons (plus 1 hour remote/online session on Thursday mornings) – Full year (32 weeks)
Wednesdays – ages 10/11-13: Great Books Lit/SS (Best of Friends), Data Connections, Middle School Science, Enrichment Rotation (done as a full-day or per class).  Also Mr. D Math hybrid for Pre-algebra and Algebra 1 – all full year (28 weeks)

KCHE Learning Cooperative
PO Box 1461, Bourbonnais, IL. 60914
Meets at Immanuel Baptist Church
1300 West Hawkins, Kankakee, IL
Contact: Bonnie Schurman

The Learning Village Homeschool Coop
Meets at Christian Life Center
6363 West 183rd Street, Tinley Park, IL 60477
Meet on Thursdays from September – May.
Contact:  Rachel Jones – 708-369-1232 or Ruby E. Powell – 773-851-6681

Potter’s Hand Homeschool Group
Meets at New Life Church in New Lenox, IL
Once-a-month Activity Days. Activity Days are held one Friday a month (from 9 AM until 12:15 PM). Kindergarten through 12th graders are divided into 3 groups for 3 classes. Topics of these classes vary month-to-month, but include such classes as gym, art, music, science experiments, cooking, crafts, history, oceanography, geography, careers, etc.

Roots and Wings Home School Cooperative
Meets at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
199 W Sauk Trail, Frankfort, IL 60423
Meets on Thursday mornings from 9a-12:50p

Science Olympiad, Fox Homeschoolers
Meets in central Naperville at a private home (60540) twice/month Sept-Apr.
Middle and High school level teams (ages 11-17). Science Olympiad is a national competitive program offering 23 events across 5 domains of science in a broad range of activities including traditional paper tests, building events, lab events and critical thinking/analysis events.  Generally no overlap with robotics.  Students dig into approx 3 topics (can be related) to dig into and compete roughly 4-6 times/year, once/month starting in December.
South Suburban Home School & Gym Group, Inc.
Meets at St. Paul Lutheran
6201 Vollmer Road, Matteson, IL
Meets on Thursday mornings
Michelle Ewers, President & Kid’s Golf Foundation Site Coordinator
Phone: 708-373-6708

Veritas Academy Chicago
Meets at Armitage Baptist Church
2451 N Kedzie Blvd, Chicago, IL 60647
We meet August thru May on Mondays (with an optional second 1/2 day on Wednesdays)
Classical Christian Co-op, Pre-K through High School (childcare is available for children younger than Pre-K)
From 8:30am – 3:00pm
Contact: Christine Parker
Phone: 312-610-0139