Homeschooling in the District of Columbia: Start HereWelcome to the home page for homeschooling in Dist. Columbia. If you are searching for information about DC homeschools or want to learn how to get started, you are in the right place.
Dist. Columbia Homeschool Overview
And Homeschool Requirements in Dist. Columbia
There are an estimated 2,421 home educated students in Dist. Columbia
Dist. Columbia requires homeschooling families to submit annual reports. There are state required subjects. Dist. Columbia policy for homeschool assessment is as follows: Evaluation only upon request
Very few states have laws that prevent parents from homeschooling their children. Dist. Columbia does not prohibit parents from homeschooling based on their legal or criminal history. Only two states, Pennsylvania and Arkansas, prohibit some parents based on their criminal history or by someone living in the home.
To homeschool in Dist. Columbia, parents must satisfy a minimum level of education: High School Diploma. Allows for parents to waive this requirement if they can prove their ability to teach.
Dist. Columbia vaccine informationThere are no state mandated vaccination(s).
Dist. Columbia Homeschool Law
Dist. Columbia State Standards and Common Core
State Subject Requirements
Important DC legal information links
Dist. Columbia Homeschool Key Resources
How to Start Homeschooling in DC
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