Homeschooling in North Carolina

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by Mary Ann Kelley

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Time4Learning Parent Discussion Forum - North Carolina

Discussions and Resources for North Carolina Homeschoolers

North Carolina Homeschooling

Helpful Information, Links & Tips for Homeschoolers in North Carolina

TheHomeSchoolMom - The Show Me letter politely asks school officials to show where the law says the request for information is legally permissable

The "Show Me" Letter - Many an uninformed (or informed but overzealous) school administration official has asked local homeschoolers for more documentation than the state homeschool law requires. In The "Show Me" Letter, Shay Seaborne relates her experience with an overzealous official and how knowing the law and being polite but firm is often all it takes to educate local officials. A "must read" for new homeschoolers!

Homeschooling is regulated at the state level and changes may be made to the relevant statutes at any time. Always consult the actual state code for the most up to date and accurate legal information with regard to homeschooling. The links provided below contain information that may or may not be current.

NCHE: Homeschool Law in North Carolina

Links to info on the NCDNPE Site

North Carolina Department of Administration - Non-Public Education

From the Division of Non-Public Education. The North Carolina Division of Non-Public Education (DNPE) exists by authority of G.S. 115C-553, 561, 563(b) and 566(a) to administer the requirements of Article 39, Chapter 115C of the North Carolina General Statutes which govern non-public schools (both conventional non-public and home).

North Carolina Department of Administration - Home School Requirements, Reminders and Recommendations

From the North Carolina Division of Non-Public Education.

North Carolina Department of Administration - Frequently Asked Home School Question Topics

From the North Carolina Division of Non-Public Education.

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