Kentucky Homeschool Law – KY Homeschooling Laws

Understanding Your Rights

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

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Links for Kentucky Homeschool Laws

Kentucky Department of Education Site

Kentucky 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.

Kentucky Homeschool Summary

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

  1. Submit a Letter of Intent. The state of Kentucky requires that you submit a letter of intent to homeschool annually within two weeks of commencing your homeschool program.
  2. Keep Attendance. All Students are to complete 175 instructional days when homeschooling in Kentucky. 

Helpful Resources

Kentucky HSLDA Reference Site. Click on Detailed legal analysis of the Kentucky homeschool law

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.

Kentucky Sample Letter of Intent

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