Welcome to Eagles Nest!


Eagle's Nest Christian Home Educators' Association is a support group for home educators in Coweta County and surrounding counties in Georgia.

Eagle's Nest has a membership of approximately 330 home school families. Members participate in a wide variety of activities. Eagle's Nests parents have also coordinated their talents to form weekly co-ops, which offer even greater variety of activities for their children. 

MEMBERSHIP IS AVAILABLE YEAR ROUND HOWEVER "ROUND-UP" IS
OUR ANNUAL RENEWAL AND NEW MEMBERSHIP SIGN-UP.  
"Round-Up" is scheduled for:
Saturday, June 24th, 2017 from 10am to 2pm, 

YOU MUST BE A MEMBER IN GOOD STANDING; CURRENT WITH ALL DUES AND FEES,
TO PARTICIPATE IN ANY EAGLE'S NEST SUBSIDIARY PROGRAMS
such as: Voyagers, Explorers, Archery Team, Honor Society Bridge middle school, 
Eluminatus high school, Transcript Service, Prom, or Eagles Nest Graduation

Round-UP Location Map  Heatherwood with EN entrance and parking

Mission

The purpose of Eagles' Nest Christian Home Educators Association (ENCHEA) is to provide support to Christian home educators in Coweta County and surrounding areas.


Board Members

The Eagle's Nest Board of Directors is made up of up to five member families dedicated to leading and serving the Eagle's Nest family.

The following families are currently on the Board of Directors:    encheaboard@gmail.com
  • Chris & Rhonda Abercrombie
  • Hank & Alicia Strickland
  • Jamie & Lori Walker
  • Kevin & Kelli Yarbrough

MAILING ADDRESS FOR THE EAGLE'S NEST TREASURER: P.O.BOX  158, SHARPSBURG, GA 30277


New to Homeschooling?

 See our list of Frequently Asked Questions about homeschooling. See also these resourses:

Home School Legal Defense Association - Official Site
 
GHEA - Georgia Home Education Association
 
Georgia Department of Education - Official Site
Declaration of Intent to Homeschool - file each year  http://www.gadoe.org/Curriculum-Instruction-and-Assessment/Pages/Home-Schools.aspx

 

General Information

In order to participate in Field Trips, Voyagers, Explorers, Bridge, Eluminatus, Prom, Graduation, Women's Retreat, and Presidential Service Award, you must be a member of Eagle's Nest.  Click on the tabs above for information on our programs!! 

If you have missed "Round-Up" you may join Eagles Nest by mailing your annual family membership to the registrar. 
 

 

Policies

Eagle's Nest Christian Homeschoolers Association is a privately-operated organization and receives no federal, state or government assistance. We accept families regardless of race or national origin. The submission of registration application does not insure admittance. Admittance depends upon the approval of the administration upon review of the registration application. Initial admittance and ongoing matriculation in ENCHEA is tentative and may be withdrawn if, in the judgement of the administration, the student and/or guardians are not in compliance with the policies of ENCHEA as indicated in the ByLaws.


Code of Conduct and Dress Code
Please be on your best behavior at EN events, dances, and field trips.  We want to leave a good impression as Christians and as homeschoolers.  Improprieties such as being offensive drinking any alcoholic beverages (before or during), smoking, cursing, being disrespectful, open and blatant public displays of affection, and any type of substance abuse are not allowed.   You and your guests will be dismissed from the event, your parents will be notified and there will be consequences for any violations; your opportunity to continue to attend EN events or programs depends on the behavior displayed. 

The on-duty parents, chaperones,, hall monitors, etc., have the right to determine any other issues. 
Please remember we are the light of Christ in the world and we need to act accordingly, think before you do something, when in doubt, don't!
Sincerely,
EN Board

General Dress Code:
We encourage a modest Christian appearance at all times at EN events and programs including parents.
Children participating in EN Programs may wear the EN dress code T-shirt and/or hoodie.
Individual programs may require a particular dress code or program T-shirt.  Check with the individual Program for requirements.

Eagles Nest Dress Code T-Shirt or Hoodie - is available annually at the beginning of the school year. Order Link:  2017 update coming soon

Pants: Jeans, dress casua,l or cargo type pants are acceptable -no holes or patches above the knee, no underwear and no midriff or backside showing...wear extra layers or a   belt if necessary, no sweat pants.
Shirts: Plain T- shirt, or program T-shirt unless an event is designated formal or semi-formal The shirt must be modest. 
Boys, Shorts: Walking/Bermuda length shorts, no shorter that two inches above the top of the knee. 
Girls, Skirts/shorts: No shorter than 2 inches above the knee. Leggings are not to be worn as pants. 
Swimwear: No bikinis will be allowed at any Eagles Nest function.  Only one piece or tankini swimwear that completely covers the midriff may be worn. Board shorts and swimshirts are encouraged. 

FORMAL AND SEMIFORMAL Eagle's Nest Events

Please Refer to the Prom Protocol link for specific direction for Eagles Nest Prom 
PROM PROTOCOL 

Gentlemen – Formal: Tuxedo or suit with tie or bow-tie, dress shirt, dress pants and jacket.
Semi- formal – dress pants, shirt with collar and tie, jacket optional.  No jeans or t-shirts.
Ladies – Formal: Floor length dresses,
Semi Formal: the shortest part of the hem should be no shorter than 2 inches above the knee.  
We want you to have the dress you love, however we also want it to be modest, here are some guidelines:

Deep plunging necklines, cutouts, strapless dresses, skin colored “illusion” fabrics are in-appropriate for Eagles Nest dances. The back   must not be lower than the shoulder blades (bra-line). Please understand that your dress may be altered to accommodate the dress code. If your dress is strapless, please add straps, if the V-in front shows cleavage, the back dips too low, has cut-outs on the sides, or a slit on the hem that comes above the knee, then please plan to add opaque fabric that matches the dress, or stitch fabric closed, so that your gorgeous dress complies with dress code.  We would love to see you wear it!