Understanding Your Rights
Knowing the requirements for homeschooling in Kansas is one key to successful homeschooling. That is why we have provided you with specific information on homeschooling in Kansas and helpful links to KS’s Department of Education, homeschool requirements, Kansas homeschool laws, and legal support resources.
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Links for Kansas Homeschool Laws
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.
Kansas Homeschool Summary
If you are homeschooling within the state of Kansas, you will need to follow these steps:
- Notify your previous school. All first year homeschooling students must inform their previous school that their student will not be attending and be homeschooled instead.
- Fill out a registration form. Also, all first year homeschooling students must fill out a registration form for the State Board of Education. You can fill out this form online here or print off the pdf version and mail it in by clicking here.
- Keep records. The state recommends that families keep track of each student’s attendance, tests, and progress so that when you transfer to another school or college, things go smoothly.
Kansas HSLDA Reference Site. Click on Detailed legal analysis of the Kansas homeschool law on the right side of the screen for a downloadable PDF document.
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