Home Schooling



The State of Virginia allows parents to provide home schooling for their children provided certain state guidelines are met. Please follow the links below for more information on home instruction.



Important Documents & Links:

Compulsory Attendance and Home Instruction Related Statutes - Excerpted from the Code of Virginia; Effective July 1, 2012

Home Instruction Handbook: Information for Parents - Provided by the Virginia Department of Education

Home Schooling Information from the Virginia Department of Education

Notice of Intent to Provide Home Instruction - Must be submitted annually!

School Board Policy IGBI - Home Instruction

School Board Policy JECB - Admission of Nonpublic Students for Part-time Enrollment in Middle Schools and High Schools


Questions about home schooling your child? Contact Betsy Agee.


Betsy Agee
Department of Instruction, Student Support Services Programs
Albemarle County Public Schools
401 McIntire Road, 3rd Floor
Charlottesville, VA 22902

Phone 434-296-5820
Fax 434-872-4564