Homeschooling in New Jersey: Start HereWelcome to the home page for homeschooling in New Jersey. If you are searching for information about NJ homeschools or want to learn how to get started, you are in the right place.
New Jersey Homeschool Overview
And Homeschool Requirements in New Jersey
There are an estimated 52,743 home educated students in New Jersey
New Jersey does not require families to notify the state of their decision to homeschool. NJ does not require that home educators take specific subjects or classes. The NJ government does not conduct any state assessments of homeschoolers.
Very few states have laws that prevent parents from homeschooling their children. New Jersey 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 Jersey to educate their children at home.
New Jersey vaccine informationThere are no state mandated vaccination(s).
New Jersey Homeschool Law
New Jersey State Standards and Common Core
State Subject Requirements
New Jersey Homeschool Key Resources
How to Start Homeschooling in NJ
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.
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