“It gives me great pleasure to congratulate Bridgeway Academy’s Class of 2007 on the occasion of your graduation. You are to be commended for your hard work and commitment to excellence.
I am always excited to hear about talented and driven students who demonstrate a passion for learning and the initiative to work toward challenging goals.”
Edward G. Rendell, Governor of Pennsylvania
Michigan Area Homeschool Support
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Michigan Home School Laws
Compulsory School Age
“age of 6 to the child’s 16th birthday”
Links for Michigan Homeschool Law:
Homeschool help for Michigan Homeschoolers
|Michigan Legal Home Schooling Options:|
|Option: 1||Option: 2|
|Legal Option:||Establish and operate a home education program||Operate a home school as a nonpublic school|
|Subjects:||Reading, spelling, mathematics, science, history, civics, literature, writing, and English grammar||Must be “comparable to those taught in the public schools”|
|Qualifications:||None||Teacher certification (unless claiming a religious exemption)|
|Notice:||None||Submit a statement of enrollment to the department of education and the local superintendent at start of each school year
|Recordkeeping:||None||Maintain records of enrollment, courses of study, and qualifications of teachers (must be submitted to the Department of Education upon request)|
Additional Accredited Home School Information Provided by Home School Legal Defense Association.
© 2010 NOTE: This summary is not intended to be, and does not constitute, the giving of legal advice. Many states have unclear compulsory attendance statutes, and the courts of those states vary in their interpretation of the statutes. Therefore, there is no guarantee any state will accept all of the options for compliance listed under each state. This summary is not intended to be a substitute for individual reliance on privately retained legal counsel such as that provided by Home School Legal Defense Association. Bridgeway’s advisors will talk to you about your homeschool concerns.
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