Homeschooling in New Hampshire: Start Here

Welcome to the home page for homeschooling in New Hampshire. If you are searching for information about NH homeschools or want to learn how to get started, you are in the right place.

It is not difficult to start homeschooling in New Hampshire!

New Hampshire Homeschool Overview
And Homeschool Requirements in New Hampshire

There are an estimated 7,432 home educated students in New Hampshire

New Hampshire requires families to report their decision to homeschool only one time. There are state required subjects. New Hampshire policy for homeschool assessment is as follows: Annual assessment or evaluation with no ramifications

Very few states have laws that prevent parents from homeschooling their children. New Hampshire 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 New Hampshire to educate their children at home.

New Hampshire vaccine information

There are no state mandated vaccination(s).

New Hampshire Homeschool Law

New Hampshire State Standards and Common Core

Though New Hampshire adopted all of the Common Core Standards in English language arts and mathematics, the state has taken a largely hands-off approach to implementation leaving curriculum development in the hands of local school districts.

State Subject Requirements

Science, mathematics, language, government, history, health, reading, writing, spelling, U.S. and New Hampshire constitutional history, and art and music.

Important NH legal information links

New Hampshire Homeschool Key Resources

How to Start Homeschooling in NH

It is not as hard as you might think to start homeschooling in New Hampshire! Click here to get started.

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.

New Hampshire Homeschool Conventions and Seminars

Help Homeschooling in NH

Still haven't found what you need/looking for? We're here to help. Please feel free to contact us with any questions or concerns.

Sources: State-by-state education laws, state-by-state education bylaws, Dept. Education, local homeschool groups, and the Homeschool Legal Defense Association.
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