Compass Homeschool Program

Compass Program Overview

The Compass is a most cost-effective option available which ensures your family meets the basic legal requirements to educate at home. It delivers value-added benefits through SailAway Learning and Academy’s wealth of educational services.


The Compass Program Includes:

  • Curriculum is not included and must be purchased separately.
  • Enrollment in a diploma-granting private school recognized by the State of Tennessee.
  • Convenient online record-keeping.
  • Freedom to choose your own curriculum! (curriculum NOT provided, but advice is!)
  • Year-round enrollment.
  • High school transcripts & diploma (included in Senior Fee)
  • Attendance certification required to obtain a driver’s license;  required by the TN Department of Safety.


2019-2020 Compass Program Fees

Application fee: $75
One-time fee for continuous year-to-year enrollment

K – 8th grade:
Yearly maximum: $195/family
(K-8th grade students only; does not apply to high school students)

9th – 12th grade:
(No family maximum.)

Senior Fee: $50
Additional fee for 12th graders which includes: up to 2 official transcripts sent to colleges of your choice; official high school diploma with padded cover; and graduation planning.

Additional fees:
Other fees may apply for such services as extensive transcript construction for incoming students, extra transcripts and other personalized services not listed above.