Frequently Asked Questions

WACHE Questions

  1. Q:  What do I need to do to become a member?
    A:  To become a member of the WACHE organization, please click this link and follow the steps laid out there.

2. Q:  How much does WACHE cost?
A:  There are fees to join the WACHE organization to be eligible participate in events and activities with the group, including being eligible to register for WACHE School classes.  If you choose to participate in WACHE School classes, there are separate fees for that.
To see a breakdown of the fees associated with joining the WACHE organization, click HERE
For WACHE school fee info, please visit

3. Q:  How long does it take to become a member?
A:  After you fill out your membership application, AND complete your background check, you can expect a response from our membership director within 1-2 weeks. 

4.  Q:  What methods of payment do you accept?
A:  Our most commonly used payment method is PayPal.  We also accept checks and cash for certain events, activities, or classes.

5.  Q:  What is the difference between WACHE and WACHE School?
A:  WACHE (Westside Association of Christian Home Educators) is our main homeschool group.  Membership into our group gives you the opportunity to join in on events, field trips, parties, etc, with our homeschool group.  Membership with WACHE also gives you the opportunity to sign up for our co-op classes (but is not required to be a member).  Our co-op classes are called WACHE School.  WACHE School is one of the benefits of joining WACHE – giving you the opportunity to participate in the co-op classes.  You can learn more about WACHE School HERE.

6.  Q:  Does WACHE have HSLDA or THSC discount codes?   
     A:  Yes!  WACHE updates our group registration information with the Texas Homeschool Coalition (THSC) each year.  With your membership at WACHE you can receive a discount code of $20 off your registration fee for your THSC membership each year.  If you are a current member of WACHE and would like to obtain this code, contact the WACHE President at