Homeschooling in Wyoming: Start Here

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

Wyoming has more legal requirements than most states.

Wyoming Homeschool Overview
And Homeschool Requirements in Wyoming

There are an estimated 3,339 home educated students in Wyoming

Wyoming requires homeschooling families to submit annual reports. There are state required subjects. The WY government does not conduct any state assessments of homeschoolers.

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

Wyoming vaccine information

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Wyoming Homeschool Law

Wyoming State Standards and Common Core

Wyoming has employed a hands-off approach to Common Core implementation, providing few resources and allowing local school districts to choose how to implement Common Core standards. Wyoming has already rejected the Next Generation Science Standards.

State Subject Requirements

Parents must provide a ”basic academic educational program,” which is defined as “one that provides a sequentially progressive curriculum of fundamental instruction in reading, writing, mathematics, civics, history, literature and science.”

Important WY legal information links

Wyoming Homeschool Key Resources

How to Start Homeschooling in WY

It is not as hard as you might think to start homeschooling in Wyoming! 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.

Wyoming Homeschool Conventions and Seminars

Help Homeschooling in WY

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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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