Motivated Young Scholars (MYS) was established as a 501 (c) 3 not-for profit organization in 2012. MYS is very passionate about the well-being of youth and families. We provide services that help build and strengthen homeschool communities by providing resources and information regarding homeschool regulations, curriculum choices, intervention options, classes, events, co-ops & meet-up opportunities.
Our program also has center that provides a place where families can come with their learners to receive home-school education and cyber curriculum support. While at our center, learners can participate in extra-curricular activities, instructional support, workshops, classes, field trips, and social activities. Check out the event section for updates on parent meetings, classes, and social events. Visit the Homeschooling tab to learn about our Homeschool Academy and how you homeschooler can benefit from our virtual and onsite support programs.
Want an Accredited Diploma?
MYS is one of the diploma-granting organizations, recognized by the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) to provide diplomas to graduates of Pennsylvania home education programs. To learn more about acquiring a diploma, see homeschooling.
Need an affidavit or diploma request form, see Homeschooling.
Motivated Young Scholars host annual community fairs where parents can come to learn about the various options available for their young learners. Our Back to School Community Fair is held each summer in August. Parents receive free books, food, resources and enjoy live entertainment.
We believe all youth can embrace who they are,
can define their future, and can change the world.
Motivated’s mission is to help reinforce healthy behaviors, positive self-development and social values .
It is our vision to help youth reach their full potential by providing educational, social, and community based
services that strengthen our community's youth and families.
From this vision extend the following programs:
Spring & Fall Community Fairs
Focus on Life Skills Workshops
After-school Future All-Stars Program