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The West Virginia Home Educators Association is organized exclusively for charitable and educational purposes. These purposes are:

  1. To promote the development of high-quality home education.

  2. To aid in the creation of local support groups for home educators throughout the state.

  3. To review and disseminate information considered vital to home educators.

  4. To plan and conduct educational programs and exchanges for parents and others involved in home education.

  5. To engage in non-partisan research and analysis of issues affecting home education.

  6. To educate the general public on homeschooling issues and accomplishments.

  7. To monitor the government with respect to home education issues.

  8. To serve as a resource for persons desiring to home educate.


Member services include:

  • testing discounts

  • advocacy at the state and local level

  • newsletter

  • scholarship opportunities

All WV homeschoolers receive:

  • toll-free information line

  • county contacts

  • testing service that complies with WV law

  • Homeschoolers Day at the capitol

Governing Board

WVHEA is administered by an all-volunteer board.

2022 board officers are:

Roy Ramey, President

Heather Crislip-Vance, Vice President

Trish Bucher, Secretary

Sharon Strother, Treasurer

Other current members include:

Heidi Rice

Amy Malcomb

Jeanette O'Roke

Melissa Trimble

Advisory Members include:

Kathie Hess Crouse


WVHEA Constitution and By-Laws

Download the WVHEA Constitution and By-Laws (PDF) by clicking the button below.

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