Understanding Your Rights
Knowing the requirements for homeschooling in Delaware is one key to successful homeschooling. That is why we have provided you with specific information on homeschooling in Delaware and helpful links to DE’s Department of Education, homeschool requirements, Delaware homeschool laws, and legal support resources.
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Links for Delaware Homeschool Law
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.
Delaware Homeschool Summary
If you are homeschooling in the state of Delaware, you need to follow these steps:
- Complete an annual statement of enrollment before October 5. This must be on a form provided by the state of DE. Online access to this form is possible once you register your homeschool here.
- Maintain attendance records. Delaware does not require a specific number of days attended, but a family must maintain and give attendance records to their school district by July 31st at the end of every academic year. This information should be recorded on a form provided by the state of DE. Online access to this form is possible once you register your homeschool here.
Delaware HSLDA Reference Site. Click on Detailed legal analysis of the Delaware homeschool law on the right side of the screen for a downloadable PDF document.
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