Home Study

Yuba River Charter School offers different home study options to meet the needs of students and families.

Nonclassroom-Based Home Study Program Grades K-8 (5 days home-based)

Nonclassroom-Based Home Study grades K-8 will utilize a Waldorf curriculum. This program offers families an opportunity to choose the specialty classes they wish their children to participate within. YRCS will provide each student with up to a $1,000 budget to be used to support their home study education by choosing from a list of pre-approved YRCS educational vendors for their enrichment classes. Our home study program provides families with the curriculum, materials and art supplies needed to execute the entire program. more info

Sweet Pea Home Study Kindergarten

(3 days on-site and 2 days home-based)

The Sweet Pea Home Study Kindergarten is a classroom-based home study program that offers parents and children an opportunity to share in the joy of learning, together — along with the experience of attending YRCS three days a week. This program will offer a smaller class size and allow children and parents more flexibility in their weekly class schedule. more info

Home Study Farm Program Grades K-3

Honey Dew Kindergarten ( 2 days on-site and 3 days home-based)
Grades 1-3  meet 4 days (optional) at the school & farm, 1 day home-based

The Farm Home Study Program is a classroom-based program that offers parents and children an opportunity to share in the joy of learning, together — along with the experience of 1-4 days on the school/farm site incorporating aspects of farm and nature studies and hands-on experiential activities. Parents need to commit to 1, 2, 3, or 4 day option each semester. This program offers a smaller class size and allows children and parents more flexibility in their weekly class schedule. YRCS will provide each Grades 1-3 students with up to a $500 budget to be used to support their home study education by choosing from a list of pre-approved YRCS educational vendors for their enrichment classes.  more info

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