|ND||Signed into law 05/2013||Postsec.||Homeschool Student Eligibility for Scholarships|
Makes home schooled students eligible for North Dakota scholarships.
|CO||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Home School Students Participation In Activities|
Prohibits a district, school, or interscholastic organization or association from requiring a homeschooled student who is participating in a...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Homeschool Study|
Requires the department of education to study the education and assistance provided to children who are unable to physically attend school o...
|ND||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Home Education|
Requires that while in grades four, six, eight, and ten, each child receiving home education take a standardized achievement test used by th...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Home School Student Program Units|
Allows for home schooled students to take one or more classes at public schools and for home schooled students to generate program units. Pa...
|NH||Became law without governor's signature 06/2012||P-12||Educational Evaluation of Home Schooled Children|
Amends the educational evaluation procedures for home educated children and repeals the notice, hearing, and appeals procedures afforded to ...
|NH||Adopted 06/2012||P-12||Home Education|
NH ADC Ed 315.01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Provide standards for home education programs. They are being readopted at the request of the Home Education Advisory Council to make them c...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Attendance Records, Unexcused Absences|
Requires that declarations of intent and attendance records for home study programs be submitted to the department of education rather than ...
|GA||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Home Study Programs|
H.B. 706 - Home Study Programs
Authorizes the department of education to permit parents to submit declaration of intent to use a home study program electronically. Provide...
|GA||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Administration and Enforcement of Compulsory Attendance Laws|
H.B. 706 - Administration and Enforcement of Compulsory Attendance Laws
Clarifies that responsibility for administration and enforcement of compulsory attendance laws is the duty of the state department of educa...
|VA||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Home Instruction of Children; Limits Required Description of Curriculum|
Requires that the description of the curriculum, which a parent electing to provide home instruction to his child in lieu of school attendan...
|NM||Signed into law 02/2012||P-12||Home School Student Participation in Extracurricular Activities|
Redefines the home school student activities program unit for funding purposes. Expands the definition from athletic activities to co-curric...
|TN||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Home Schools|
Requires a parent who home schools a child to possess a high school diploma or GED. Defines home school "home school" as a school conducted ...
|MS||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||Grade-Assignment Testing|
Requires homeschooled students to be tested prior to transfer into a public school district for grade-assignment purposes.
|LA||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12|
A high school diploma awarded by a home study program approved by the State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education will be deemed by al...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12||Home-schooled Students and Interscholastic Athletics|
Allows home-schooled students to participate in high school interscholastic athletics. Provides definitions, eligibility requirements, and ...
|GA||Vetoed 06/2010||P-12||Compulsory School Attendance|
S.B. 239 - Section 2
Requires a parent whose child is of compulsory school age and who becomes a new resident of a local school system to enroll his/her child in...
|FL||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12||School Grades|
H.B. 1255 - Sec. 6, 29
Amends the formula for calculating school grades to include end-of-course (EOC) assessments taken by middle school students and middle schoo...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2010||P-12||Private and Homeschool Student Participation in Extracurricular Activities|
Provides that a minor enrolled in a private school or a home school is eligible to participate in extracurricular activities at a public sch...
|VA||Signed into law 02/2010||P-12||Homebound Instructional Services|
Requires the Board of Education to amend its regulations establishing Standards for Accrediting Public Schools in Virginia as they relate to...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||No Home-Based Charter Schools|
H.B. 1 - Section 265.50.80
Specifies that no community school (charter school) that began operation after May 1, 2005 may be operated from a home.
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|KY||Adopted 07/2009||Postsec.||Scholarship Eligibility for Homeschooled Students|
11 KAR 18:010
Provides a definition of "home school" and prescribes initial application procedures for home school students to participate in the Robert C...
|MO||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Compulsory Age|
S.B. 291--School Flex Program
Act established school flex program allowing eligible students in 11th and 12th grades to attend school a minimum of two instructional hours...
|ND||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12||Parental Qualification for Homeschooling|
H.B. 1400 - Sec. 28, Home Education
Parents may supervise home education if the parent holds a high school diploma or a general educational development (GED) diploma. Previous ...
|GA||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||High School Honors Program|
Includes home schooled students among those students eligible to participate in the high school honors program during the summer months. htt...
|WA||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Homeschooling|
Exempts the annual parental declaration of intent to home school from the public disclosure act; exempts from public disclosure the annual d...
|WA||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Homeschooling|
School districts are prohibited from advertising, marketing, and otherwise providing unsolicited information about learning programs offered...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Homeschooled Student Participation in District Athletics|
Increases the number of school district athletic activities in which a home school student may participate to three activities.
|UT||Signed into law 03/2009||P-12||Homeschooling Affidavit|
Requires a local school board to issue a certificate excusing a minor from attendance within 30 days of receipt of a signed affidavit statin...
|VA||Signed into law 02/2009||P-12||Transferabilyt of Virtual State Credits|
Requires local school boards to make provisions to require the acceptance of virtual state credits earned by a student while attending anoth...
|NH||Signed into law 07/2008||P-12||Homeschooling Nitification|
Requires a parent to notify the Commissioner of Education, resident district superintendent, or principal of a nonpublic school when commenc...
|NY||Signed into law 07/2008||P-12||Student with Disabilities in Homeschool Program|
Provides that solely for purposes of providing services to special education students and the computation of state aid, a student with disab...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2008||P-12||UPSTART Program|
S.B. 2 - Sections 3-9
Establishes UPSTART, a pilot project that uses a home-based educational technology program to develop the school readiness skills of childre...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2008||P-12||Evidence of Progress Options: Homeschooling|
Provides for two additional options for parents to provide evidence of progress of the child receiving home instruction including: (i) an ev...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2008||P-12||Home Instruction|
Eliminates (i) the requirement that correspondence courses must be approved by the Superintendent of Public Instruction in order to qualify ...
|NC||Signed into law 07/2007||P-12||Homebound Instruction for Students With Disabilities|
Authorizes homebound instruction for discipline purposes when it is the least restrictive alternative for students with disabilities. Requir...
|NC||Signed into law 07/2007||P-12||Standards for Homebound Instruction|
Establishes standards for homebound special education instruction including standards related to appropriate teacher qualifications, service...
|OR||Signed into law 07/2007||P-12||Services to Homeschooled Children and Funding for Small Districts|
Authorizes certain school districts to contract with qualified private alternative education programs to provide services to homeschooled ch...
|NV||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Home-Schooled Students|
Excuses compulsory attendance if a child is enrolled in a private school or if a notice of intent to homeschool the child is filed with the ...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Homeschooled Student Access to College Prep Tests|
From bill analysis: Currently, students who are home-schooled and have completed college preparatory education are not allowed to participat...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Home School Student Activities Program Unit|
Establishes a home school student activities program unit.
|SD||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||Partial Attendance of Homeschooled Students|
Requires a school district of a child excused from school attendance (home schooled) pursuant to § 13-27-2 to admit that child to a public s...
|UT||Adopted 11/2006||P-12||Non-traditional Student Participation in State Achievement Tests|
Provides definitions, criteria and procedures for private school students, home school students, electronic high school (EHS) students, and ...
|IA||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Homeschooling Student Records|
S.B. 2272 - Section 48
Provides that personal information in state agency records regarding a child receiving home instruction must be kept confidential in the sam...
|VA||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||Qualifications to Provide Home Instruction|
Reduces qualifications to provide home instruction from completion of bachelor's degree to completion of high school diploma. http://leg1.st...
|VT||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Home Study Oversight|
Effective 2006-2007, requires annual assessment of each home study program. Progress must be assessed through one of the following measures...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Making Pre SAT Available to Homeschooled Students|
Requires that school boards implement a plan to make Pre SAT examinations available to students receiving home instructions. From the fiscal...
|NH||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Homeschooling Oversight|
Revises/reducesthe oversight authority of the Commissioner of the Department of Education relative to home education programs; revises certa...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Home Instruction|
Amends the requirements for home instruction to provide that parents may home school their children if they: (i) provide a program of study ...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Homeschool Teachers|
H.B. 1340, S.B. 499
Requires persons providing home instruction to hold a high school diploma. Under previous law, such individuals must have held a baccalaurea...
|NJ||Rule Adoption 08/2005||P-12||Programs To Support Student Development|
NJAC 6A:16-1.2, 1.3, 1.4, 5.1, 5.2, 5.3, 5.5 thru 5.8, 6.1 thru 6.3,7.1, 7.2 thru 7.10, 8 thru 11
Establishes and amends requirements for school district boards relating to development and implementation of school safety plans, cooperatio...
|NV||Signed into law 06/2005||P-12||Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association|
This bill designates the association for interscholastic activities as the "Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association." This bill allows...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Distance Learning|
Amends the name of the Arkansas Distance Learning Development Project to the Arkansas Distance Learning Development Program. Allows courses ...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||Home Instruction Notification of Examinations|
Directs local school boards to notify students receiving home instruction and their parents of the availability of Advanced Placement and Pr...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||Home School Amendments|
A minor over 16 can be excused from school attendance if a parent signs an affidavit that the student will attend home school and receive th...
|ND||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||Homeschooling of Students with Developmental Disabilities|
Allows a parent of a child with a developmental disability to continue to supervise home education (deleted provision that prohibited home e...
|NV||Temporary Rule Adoption 02/2005||P-12||Homeschooled Pupils Correspondence Programs|
NAC 392.011, .018, .022, .024, .026, .035, .041, .048, .055, .065
Establishes rules regarding the use of correspondence programs by homeschooled pupils. NEVADA REG 3671 (SN)...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2004||P-12||Home Study Programs|
Relates to requirements for private schools and home study programs; changes the qualifications of tutors in home study programs from requir...
|LA||Adopted 04/2004||P-12||Textbook Adoption Policy for Home Study Program|
Adopts rules to allow local education agencies (LEAs) to secure a deposit, equal to the replacement costs, for textbooks provided to student...
|DE||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||Homeschool and Attendance Requirements|
This legislation is in response to the report by the Homeschool Committee as created by SJR 9. This legislation defines the types of homesc...
|MD||Rule Adoption 06/2003||P-12||Home Schooling|
A. Purpose. The purpose of this regulation is to establish a procedure to be used by the superintendent of each local school system to deter...
|MD||Rule Adoption 06/2003||P-12||Consequences of Deficiencies in Home Schooling Program|
A. Failure to Consent. If a parent or guardian does not agree to the requirements of Regulation .01B, C, and D, above, a child shall be enro...
|MD||Rule Adoption 06/2003||P-12||Home Instruction Under Supervision of Nonpublic School|
A. A parent or guardian may provide instruction for a child at home without compliance with the requirements of this regulation, other than ...
|OR||Vetoed 06/2003||P-12||Students Not Taught In Public Schools|
Repeals examination requirements that apply to children who are taught by a private teacher, parent or legal guardian; allows exemption from...
|NV||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||Homeschooler Participation|
Requires that homeschooled children must be allowed to participate in interscholastic activities. http://www.leg.state.nv.us/72nd/bills/SB/...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2003||Postsec.||Institutions of Higher Education|
Prohibits institutions of higher education from discriminating against students with a nontraditional secondary education" (home-schooled o...
|ME||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Laws Governing Home Instruction|
S.P. 83 (LD 160)
Amends laws governing home instruction; excuses student from attending a public school if the student obtains equivalent instruction in a sp...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Laws Pertaining to Home Schools|
Amends laws pertaining to achievement testing of home-schooled students. http://www.arkleg.state.ar.us/ftproot/bills/2003/public/HB2879.pdf...
|ND||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||High School Graduation Requirements|
A high school diploma may be issued by a home-schooled child's school district of residence, an approved nonpublic high school, or the North...
|SD||Signed into law 02/2003||P-12||Home School Students|
Permits home school students to participate in high school interscholastic activities. If the school board or governing body of an accredit...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Education Code Re-Write: Private Schools and Home Education|
Creates Office of Private Schools and Home Education. New section defines home education program and private school. Inserts "directory" lan...
|NH||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Activities for Homeschooled Students|
Provides that home schooled pupils shall have access to curricular courses or cocurricular programs offered by the school district in which ...
|DE||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12||Creates a committee to research homeschooling|
Relates to home schools; creates a committee to research and issue a report regarding issues....
|WV||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Home Schooling|
Provides for instruction of students in the home or other approved place; waives the requirement that persons providing instruction in the h...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2001||P-12||Home Schooling, Prohibiting Sex Offenders|
Prohibits home schooling if a sex offender resides in the home....
|NM||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||Home School Requirements|
Requires that any person operating or intending to operate a home school must notify the state superintendent of the establishment of a home...
|CO||Signed into law 02/2001||P-12||Non-Enrolled Participation|
Increases the fee a school of participation may charge a non-enrolled student for participation in an extracurricular activity; allows the s...
|CA||Signed into law 08/2000||P-12||Criminal Records Check for In-home Educators|
Chapter No.239, Relates to criminal records. Expands the Trustline Registry registration provisions for child care providers to apply to any...
|FL||Signed into law 06/2000||P-12|
|Alternative High School Educations|
Provides for award of high school diplomas to certain veterans; provides for award of credit toward high school graduation for courses taken...
|WV||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Home School Instruction|
Relates to requirements for home school instruction; relates to a study on home school instruction; relates to collection of data on home sc...