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Homeschooling Laws in Delaware

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 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.

Delaware Department of Education Site

Delaware Homeschool Site

Delaware State Homeschool Law Summary

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

  1. 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. 

  2. 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

Homeschool Resources for Delaware Homeschool Laws

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.

Delaware HSLDA Reference Site

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