Thank you for choosing PIE as your Third Option Homeschool Association.
As a member of PIE, the home-school family enjoys the security of a legal covering while given the freedom to choose and implement an educational program that best fits their child’s needs. PIE was established in 1996 out of the belief that education should be both affordable and non-intrusive.
TO BE SUBMITTED BY AUGUST 1ST, EACH SCHOOL YEAR
PIE accepts applications from throughout the year.
Start off the school year by completing and providing the following to the office of PIE:
Online Application Form
Parent-Association Agreement Form (embedded in online application form)
Online Transfer Form if a student is transferring from a public or private school
A copy of the parent/teacher’s diploma or GED for new members only (high school or college transcript or copy of college degree is acceptable)
Registration Fee: You may use our online payment processing service, or provide a check or money order payable to Palmetto Independent Educators.
$60.00 per family for new members
$50.00 per family for members registered with PIE for the previous academic year ($10.00 late fee applies after August 15th)
Upon receipt of your completed application package (including payment), an acceptance letter will be emailed to you. New Members will also receive a set of membership cards attached to an acceptance letter (hard copy), by mail. Membership cards are good for the duration of the membership.
TO BE SUBMITTED BY JUNE 30TH, EACH SCHOOL YEAR
(May 15th for Seniors)
Online School Year Review Form (per student)
At the end of the school year, a “School Year Review Form” per student is to be completed and returned to the office of PIE.
Please be advised that if your home-schooled student returns to a public/private school setting, it is the home school parent’s responsibility to provide required transcripts and student records to the school.