Kingsport Area Christian Home Education Association

Kingsport, TN - Last updated: 09/06/2023

KACHEA (kah-chee-ah) - Together since 1991, our purpose is to glorify God by encouraging and assisting parents who choose to educate their children at home. Made up of over 200 families from northeastern TN and southwestern VA, KACHEA offers sports teams, co-op, field trips, activities, yearbook, graduations, and more. We also offer support (by way of information) for legal homeschooling. 

Announcements and Upcoming Events
(Details in Events or Sports links above)

2023-2024 Girls Volleyball & Basketball Schedules:


Save the Date: KACHEA Spring Formal, Friday, April 19, 2024

KACHEA Yearbook Pictures: Senior Day: Saturday, September 30,10am-3pm  Regular Picture Day: Saturday October 4, 10am-2pm  Make Up Day: Saturday, November 4,10am-2pm. Please see Yearbook page for further details.

2023-2024 KACHEA Co-Op: Registration is now CLOSED kacheacoop.com

KACHEA Membership - OPEN

NETHEA Graduation

For senior's who are interested, it's time to register for the 2024 graduation ceremony!
Northeast Tennessee Home Education Association offers a nice graduation ceremony for homeschooled seniors in this area.  You must be a member to participate and the yearly cost of NETHEA membership is $25.00 ($27 through the website includes a $2.00 service fee) per year.   Register soon to avoid a late fee.   For more information and registration forms,  go to ne-tnhea.org.   For questions not answered on the website, you may contact Amy Ramey at coordinator@ne-tnhea.org.

Northeast Tennessee Home Education Association (NETHEA) diligently works to keep homeschooling legal in the state of Tennessee.
 NETHEA assists homeschool families throughout their homeschool journey, while facilitating an excellent graduation ceremony for seniors.
For more information, please contact:
Michael and Amy Ramey at:

KACHEA Membership

Unless otherwise noted, participation in KACHEA sponsored sports/events  require membership.

In order to accommodate each homeschool family's interest(s), registration for 2023-2024 KACHEA membership remains open throughout the school year. However, this membership can not be applied to the succeeding school year, regardless of the date/time that membership begins. 

Included in membership, is a discount code for HSLDA, as well as a directory of member-owned businesses. For more information, please follow the links above or contact: Janelle Sellner at kachea@ymail.com.