Homeschooling in Illinois: Start HereWelcome to the home page for homeschooling in Illinois. If you are searching for information about IL homeschools or want to learn how to get started, you are in the right place.
Illinois Homeschool Overview
And Homeschool Requirements in Illinois
There are an estimated 79,447 home educated students in Illinois
Illinois does not require families to notify the state of their decision to homeschool. There are state required subjects. The IL government does not conduct any state assessments of homeschoolers.
Very few states have laws that prevent parents from homeschooling their children. Illinois 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.
There is no required level of education for parents in Illinois to educate their children at home.
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Illinois Homeschool Law
Illinois State Standards and Common Core
State Subject Requirements
Illinois Homeschool Key Resources
How to Start Homeschooling in IL
Local Homeschool Associations, Organizations, and Groups
Our local organizations/homeschool groups database is under construction.
Local Common Core Action Groups
Find Homeschool Curriculum
We make it incredibly easy to find the right homeschool curriculum for your family. View our list of homeschool curriculum to get started.
Illinois Homeschool Conventions and Seminars
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