|HOME SCHOOLING / INTERNATIONAL|
Compulsory attendance: 4 years, 9 months to 16 (Education Law 2010 § 2)
Legal Status of home schooling: Homeschooling is legal. Parents are required to provide the Department of Education Services (DES) notification of homeschooling (Education Law 2010, § 16.d). Homeschool regulations from DES include annual written notice to the Chief Education Officer by August 1, maintaining attendance records, and providing semi-annual reports (DES Home Schooling Approval Standards).
Last Updated: August 5, 2016