CHAT meets in the southwest metro area, serving homeschooling families with students in middle school and high school (grades 7-12) since 2004.  We also have a track of elementary classes (grades 1-6) in what we call eCHAT (Elementary CHAT).   

General Information

CHAT:

  • Classes are held on Wednesdays and Thursdays.
  • Our location is Grace Church, 9301 Eden Prairie Road, Eden Prairie, Minnesota 55347.
  • There are four 1 ½ hour periods on Wednesdays and Thursdays, beginning at 9:00 a.m.
  • There are 2 semesters, each running 15 weeks
  • Tuition is $175 or $185 (depending on registration date) per course, per semester for CHAT classes, unless otherwise noted.
  • Deadline for registration (without incurring late fees) is approximately 2 weeks prior to the start of class (August 15th or December 31st).

eCHAT:

  • Classes are held on Thursdays.
  • Our location is Grace Church, 9301 Eden Prairie Road, Eden Prairie, Minnesota 55347.
  • Classes are 45-60 minute in length, beginning at 9:00 a.m.
  • There are 2 semesters, each running 15 weeks.
  • Tuition is $90 or $100 for 45 minute eCHAT classes per semester and $120 or $130 for 60 minute eCHAT classes per semester (depending on registration date), unless otherwise noted.
  • Deadline for registration (without incurring late fees) is approximately 2 weeks prior to the start of class (August 15th or December 31st).

 

CHAT Class Offerings for 2014-2015 (For Students in Grades 7-12)

Science

  • Apologia General Science (full year, gr. 7-9)
  • Apologia Physical Science (full year, gr. 8-10)
  • Apologia Biology (full year, gr. 9-11)
  • Apologia Chemistry (full year, gr. 10-12)
  • Physics (full year, gr. 10-12)
  • Biology CLEP workshop (monthly, gr. 10-12)
  • Chemistry CLEP workshop (monthly, gr. 10-12)

Social Studies, Economics, and Worldview

  • American History and Literature (full year, gr. 9-12)
  • Civics (full year, gr. 9-12)
  • Cultural World Geography (full year, gr. 9-12)
  • Personal Finance (semester, gr. 10-12)
  • Worldview (full year, gr. 9-12)

Math

  • Pre-Algebra (full year, gr. 7-9)
  • Algebra 1 (full year, gr. 7-9)
  • Algebra 2 (full year, gr. 9-12)
  • Geometry (full year, gr. 8-12)
  • Pre-Calculus (full year, gr. 10-12)
  • PSEO College Algebra (1st semester, gr. 11-12)
  • Calculus Study Group (semester, gr. 11-12)

Speech

  • Speech: Public Communications (semester, gr. 7-12)

Language Arts

  • Writing A (full year, gr. 7-9)
  • Writing B (full year, gr. 7-9)
  • Writing 1 (full year, gr. 9-12)
  • Writing 2 (full year, gr. 9-12)
  • Writing 3 (1st semester, gr. 10-12)
  • British Literature (2nd semester, gr. 10-12)
  • Creative Writing (full year or by sem, gr. 8-12)

Physical Education and Health

  • Ballroom, Swing & Salsa (1st sem, gr.8-12)
  • Health and Wellness (1st semester, gr. 9-12)
  • Salsa Rueda (2nd semester, gr. 8-12)

Study Skills

  • ACT Test Prep (each semester, gr. 10-12)
  • Effective Study Habits (semester, gr. 8-11)

Performing Arts

  • Ballroom, Swing & Salsa (1st sem, gr. 8-12)
  • Guitar Lessons (each semester, gr. 7-12)
  • Drama (1st semester, gr. 7-12)
  • Band Ensemble (each semester, gr. 7-12)
  • Salsa Rueda (2nd semester, gr. 8-12)
  • Song Writing (full year, gr. 7-12)
  • Theater Performance (2nd semester, gr. 7-12)
  • Vocals (Encore!) (each semester, gr. 7-12)

Foreign Languages

  • Sign Language 1, 2, 3 & 4 (full year, gr. 7-12)
  • Spanish 1, 2, 3 & 4 (fullyear, gr. 7-12)
  • Latin 2 (full year, gr. 7-12)

Arts

  • Art Survey (full year, gr. 7-12)
  • Art Studio (1st semester, gr. 8-12)
  • Beginning Oil Pastels (1st semester, gr. 7-12)
  • Drawing Basics (1st semester, gr. 7-12)
  • Mixed Media (1st semester, gr. 7-12)
  • Watercolor (2nd semester, gr. 7-12)

Electives

  • Personal Finance (semester, gr. 10-12)
  • Robotics 1 (1st semester, gr. 7-12)
  • Robotics 2 (2nd semester, gr. 7-12)
  • Web Design (semester, gr. 7-12)

CLEP Classes

The following classes (from the above list) are designed to prepare students for the associated CLEP Test:

  • Biology (full year, gr. 9-11) (with additional workshops)
  • Chemistry (full year, gr. 10-12) (with additional workshops)
  • College Algebra (full year, gr. 9-12)
  • Pre-Calculus (full year, gr. 10-12)
  • Spanish 4 (full year, gr. 9-12)

 

eCHAT Class Offerings for 2014-2015 (For Students in Grades 1-6) 

Grades 1-2

  • Early Elementary Essentials (full year)
  • Gym (full year or by semester)

Grades 3-4

  • Art (full year or by semester)
  • Gym (full year or by semester)
  • Math Enrichment (full year or by semester)
  • Music (full year or by semester)
  • Science (full year)
  • Writing (full year)
  • Private Guitar lessons (by semester)

Grades 5-6

  • Art (full year or by semester)
  • Gym (full year or by semester)
  • Math Enrichment (full year or by semester)
  • Music (full year or by semester)
  • Science (full year)
  • Writing (full year)
  • Private Guitar lessons (by semester)