Arizona Homeschool Law – AZ Homeschooling Laws

Understanding Your Rights

Knowing the requirements for homeschooling in Arizona is one key to successful homeschooling. That is why we have provided you with specific information on homeschooling in Arizona and helpful links to AZ’s Department of Education, homeschool requirements, Arizona homeschool laws, and legal support resources.

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Links for Arizona Homeschool Law

Arizona Department of Education Site

Arizona Homeschool Site

We will update our records on a yearly basis, but if any new legislation goes into effect for your state, it should be listed here.

Arizona Homeschool Summary

If you are homeschooling in the state of Arizona, you will need to follow these steps:

  1. File a notarized affidavit. The parent or guardian must file a notarized affidavit of intent to operate a homeschool program with the county school superintendent within 30 days after homeschooling begins. It must include the child’s name; date of birth; current address; and the names, telephone numbers, and addresses of the persons who currently have custody of the child.
  2. Give proof of child’s identity. The parent or guardian must also provide the county school superintendent either a “certified copy of the child’s birth certificate” or “other reliable proof of the child’s identity and age with an affidavit explaining the inability to provide a copy of the birth certificate.” 

Helpful Resources

Arizona HSLDA Reference Site

For additional information, including a downloadable PDF with a detailed analysis of your state’s homeschool laws and legal counsel, be sure to become a member of the HSLDA for a yearly fee.

Arizona Affidavit of Intent to Homeschool

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