Alabama is Homeschool-Friendly

"...home-schooled students are not subject to regulation

by the state dept of education, the state board of education, the state superintendent of education, and are not subject to regulation by the state or any political subdivision of the state..."

--AL sb38 act# 2014-245


Requirements

The legal requirements in AL are among the simplest in our country. You must do one of the following:

Favorable

Changes in the last decade have made the homeschooling climate in our state more favorable than ever. Alabama's governing bodies have historically been accommodating to families educating at home and have taken a completely hands-off approach.

Source

Honor School works hard to provide accurate and up to date information, and cautions against 3rd party interpretations and hearsay. There are many great resources for AL information, some of which are linked below. 



AL dept of education

 Skip to "conclusion" on pg4 for an easy to read summary*


FAQ's 

In simple everyday terms

(see 'Non-Public Schools')*


 Legislature

The best legal jargon our state has to offer

 



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*The AL dept of education does not make laws or provide legal advice. The information on their website is provided as a courtesy and is subject to change without notice.