Now Enrolling for Summer & Fall 2019 – Summer Classes Start July 1; Fall Classes Start September 3!

How Will You Personalize Your Education?

Every child is unique, and that’s why you deserve choices in your scholar’s education. With our different programs,
families have the ability to tailor their education to what works best for them.

Online Program

With this program, scholars enjoy a quality education from the comfort of their home or anywhere with a computer and internet connection. Our K–12th grade online education is coupled with an engaging curriculum and caring, dedicated teachers who conduct live online classes and provide personalized support whenever needed.

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Options Program (Home Study)

For parents wanting full involvement in their child’s education, the Options Program is available for TK–12th grade scholars. Through this program, you’ll select curriculum and primary instruction with the support of a credentialed educational facilitator and instructional funds.

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Project-Based Learning Program

Our 6th – 12th grade Project-Based Learning (PBL) program is our site based program in Berkeley where our experienced, credentialed teachers use engaging real-world challenges as the vehicle to promote scholar’s learning.  This type of critical-thinking learning helps develop a scholar’s ability to integrate and explain complex concepts and prepares them for college.  

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Tuition-Free Public Charter Education

Online, Homeschool, and Project-Based Programs

WASC Accredited & NCAA Approved

Berkeley, Los Angeles, San Diego, Yolo & Surrounding Areas

Inspiring and developing innovative, creative, self-directed learners, one scholar at a time.

That’s our mission.

Compass Charter Schools is committed to providing a safe, family-centered alternative to the traditional brick-and-mortar school. Compass is an ideal solution for all type of scholars:

Kids sitting and smiling

Meeting the teachers and staff and made us feel so much more connected, especially when we were back home behind the computer screen. We have been to museums in San Diego, beach clean up, the Carlsbad Flower Fields, science workshops, the Long Beach Aquarium, and we are looking forward to extracting DNA from strawberries this week with Mrs. Wood in Lake Elsinore, as well as learning about Meteorology and Stem Learning while enjoying a baseball game in San Diego in May.

Therese C.Learning Coach

I really loved this program and saw so much progress in Liz. She wouldn't have been able to excel in math if it wasn't for CCS. Thank you so much for all your hard work!

Lea R.Learning Coach

Upcoming Events

all-day Classified School Employees Week
Classified School Employees Week
May 19 – May 25 all-day
California’s Legislature recognizes the important contributions of classified school employees and named the third full week of May “Classified School Employee Week” (CSEW) to honor these contributions. Classified school employees...
5:00 pm Board of Directors Public Hearing @ AdobeConnect
Board of Directors Public Hearing @ AdobeConnect
Jun 24 @ 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm
The Board of Directors will host a Public Hearing on the Local Control Accountability Plan and 2019-20 proposed operating budget, starting at 5 pm, virtually. Meeting materials will be available...
6:00 pm Board of Directors Annual Meeting @ AdobeConnect
Board of Directors Annual Meeting @ AdobeConnect
Jun 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Board of Directors will host their Annual Meeting, starting at 6 pm, virtually. Meeting materials will be available in our BoardOnTrack portal ( at least 72 hours prior to...

Recent Posts

5 Reasons Why Independent Study is a Great Choice for Military Families

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Military children have vastly different educational experiences than those of non-military children. They face unique challenges and often learn to develop a mature set of personal skills at a young…

4 Reasons Why Online Learning is Great for Kids Pursuing Talents

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Compass Charter Schools (CCS) is committed to providing personalized learning experiences for scholars of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities. In fact, several of our scholars have advanced athletic, performing and…

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Compass Charter Schools (CCS) Granted Accreditation Status for its Los Angeles School

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Thousand Oaks, Ca. – Compass Charter Schools has been granted accreditation through June 30, 2025 by the Accrediting Commission for Schools, Western Association of Schools and Colleges (ACS WASC) for…

Compass Charter Schools (CCS) Names their April Scholars of the Month

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Thousand Oaks, CA – CCS is proud of its scholars and uses its Scholar of the Month program to recognize their accomplishments. The program also ties into the CCS core…
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