Arkansas Homeschool Legal Requirements

Arkansas Homeschooling Legal Requirements

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Below is a quick reference guide on the homeschooling requirements for the state of Arkansas. For more information on the legal requirements visit the HSLDA Arkansas page. This site is not a source of legal counsel or advice.

To homeschool in Arkansas:

1. Annually notify the local public school superintendent that you are homeschooling.

Notification consists of annually filing a written notice of intent. Notice must be filed by August 15. It is not necessary to use any particular form, or any form at all, but it’s a very good idea to use a form from a trusted source to avoid inadvertently leaving out some of the information that is required. HSLDA makes a form available to our Arkansas members. The Arkansas Department of Education also makes a form available.

2. No standardized tests are required.

Visit the HSLDA Arkansas page for more information on homeschooling in Arkansas.

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