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Old 10-01-2012, 12:35 AM   #1
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How do you register for homeschooling in your state?

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Old 10-01-2012, 04:24 AM   #2
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Laws are different in each state. Home School Legal Defense Association has the laws for your state http://www.hslda.org/hs/default.asp
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Old 10-02-2012, 06:58 AM   #3
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I called the school board for our county yesterday and was told to just bring in my diploma and sign a drop paper and a hs paper. She said it would take around 5 mins.
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You don't have to report until age 8 in Pennsylvania. You have to go before the school board and they ask you a few questions about what makes you think you could teach the same things the teachers teach.
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Old 10-04-2012, 05:11 PM   #5
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In NH I just had to submit a letter of intent to the superintendent of our district this year. This is our first official year homeschooling.
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Technically, in MO, you don't have to do anything. I just sent a letter of intent to the school DS attended last year to withdraw him and informed them to not count him as a student for their funding.
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Check your state laws, it depends on your state! Here in Florida, I just have to send a letter of intent to the Superintendent, starting at age 6. My Kindergartener is only 5, so next year will be the year we have to send in our letter.
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In CO all you have to do is file paperwork with the school district and follow all of their rules.
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FL here too they have a form you have to print off and mail in simple as that
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