|About||The Las Flores Home Education Academy is a FREE public school offering varied levels of educational support for homeschooling students in grades K-12.|
The mission of the Home Education Independent Study Academy is to establish a TUITION-FREE educational program that meets social, emotional, academic, and behavioral needs as students prepare to become successful citizens in a 21st century global society.
It is the vision of the Home Education Independent Study Academy to cultivate life-long learning in all students by integrating rigorous instruction, technology and critical thinking with relevant, real-life experiences including civic learning and community awareness. Through implementation of Universal Design for Learning and the principles of a growth mindset, students are guided to reach their full potential. Student learning is a collaborative effort with all stakeholders; this includes small group learning in the classroom, as well as joint decision making among parents, students, and teachers.
STUDENT LEARNER OUTCOMES (SLOs)
We will demonstrate a growth mindset by setting goals based on feedback
We will exhibit grit by showing perseverance on difficult classroom assignments
We will be a good citizen by following school rules and participating in outreach opportunities
We will show integrity by avoiding cheating and plagiarism as well as using technology for academic purposes only
We will become “expert learners” who understand, communicate, and act upon our educational needs
Willing to Learn
We will actively listen and ask questions in classroom activities to clarify our understanding
We will complete all individual and group assignments with precision and efficiency
We will communicate effectively by listening to other’s ideas, disagreeing politely, and offering sound evidence to support our assertions
We will be kind to others when engaging in classroom and extracurricular activities
|Description||Bellflower Unified School District's Home Education Academy enables parents in Los Angeles County and all neighboring counties to completely or partially home school their children in grades TK-12 with the support and educational resources of fully credentialed, highly-qualified teachers. In addition, enrolled homeschooling families have access to current core curriculum, state of the art facilities, and equipment to meet their students' various instructional needs.|
California Gold Ribbon School 2016
2016 California Honor Roll
WASC Accreditation Grades TK-10 2017
CLASSIC MODEL: Grades TK – 8: Parents are the primary teacher five days a week. Students and parents meet at least once a month with a credentialed teacher to review work and set goals. Students may also participate in enrichment learning experiences on Fridays.
CORE MODEL: Grades TK – 8: Students attend school three full days per week and are taught at home two days. Students and parents meet at least once a month with a credentialed teacher to review work and set goals. Students may also participate in enrichment learning experiences on Fridays.
TRADITIONAL MODEL: Grades 9-12: Students learn at home five days a week through online courses in science, social science, math, electives—including world language, and English that meet a-g requirements for UC/CSU admission**. Physical Education requirements are completed independently. Assignments are submitted Fridays by 3:00 PM. All tests take place at Las Flores Educational Center.
BLENDED MODEL: Grades 9-11: Students attend math and English classes three days per week at Las Flores Educational Center. Science, social science, and electives— including world language courses that meet a-g requirements for UC/CSU admission** are taken online. Physical Education requirements are completed independently at home. Assignments are submitted Fridays by 3:00 PM. All tests take place at Las Flores Educational Center.
ENRICHMENT FRIDAYS Each week students in grades TK-8 have the opportunity to come to Las Flores Educational Center for half a day to participate in an engaging, standards based lesson and activity as well as both a music and technology class.
**Pending approval of course list