Region 5

Welcome to Region 5!

The greater St. Louis area is a wonderful place to homeschool! There are many support groups, resources, cultural and educational events and activities from which to choose. Whatever your family is looking for, you will find it in Region 5.

A fabulous online resource guide is available at This guide lists tons of information broken down by various categories to make it easy for you to find the types of groups and resources you are looking for. This is one of the best and easiest ways to get the information you need in order to take full advantage of what our area has to offer home educating families.

Currently FHE doesn't have regional directors in Region 5, but we are still here for you. You can get in touch with us through the state FHE contact information, 877-696-6343 or, and one of your FHE Board members will get back with you soon. 



Visit the FHE booth at the
Great Homeschool Convention
St. Louis, MO
July 13-15, 2017


We look forward to visiting with members and friends as well as meeting new homeschool families!
Stop by the FHE booth for Missouri homeschool information,
“First Things First: A Guide for the Missouri Home Educator”,
renew or join FHE, or just to say Hi!


Save $5.00 with the Convention Special
First Things First and 1 year Membership -- $25.00
First Things First and 2 year Membership -- $40.00

1 year Membership -- $20.00
2 year Membership -- $35.00
First Things First -- $10.00
(FTF PDF on CD --$5.00)

Homeschool 101 Workshop
Missouri Law and Record Keeping
Presented by FHE

Friday 11:00am and Saturday 12:30pm
(Times are subject to change)

Live in Missouri? Thinking About Homeschooling? New to Homeschooling? Need a refresher on Missouri record keeping? Come learn about the Missouri laws relating to homeschooling such as compulsory attendance, definition of a homeschool, record keeping requirements, withdrawing your child from public school, and more. We will discuss helpful suggestions for keeping your mandated records including lesson plans, journals, evaluations, portfolios, and logging hours. Plus, how a high school transcript fits into the record keeping. This will be an informative and encouraging session for new and seasoned homeschoolers. Be informed and confident in your homeschooling adventure!




July 13-15, 2017

To learn more click on the Great Homeschool Conventions’ Logo above

Friday Night Special Speaker
Dr. Inge Auerbacher, Holocaust Survivor

Dr. Auerbacker was imprisioned in theTerezin Concentration camp in Czechlslovakia as a child.
She loves talking to children and encourages them to ask her questions.

Click here to read Dr. Auerbacher’s Bio

Saturday Night Grand Finale Speaker
Matt Walsh

Matt Walsh is a writer, speaker, and one of the Religious Right’s most influential young voices. 
His columns on TheBlaze are read by millions of people.
Matt will be available for a meet and greet after his speaking session.