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Homeschooling in Wyoming

by Mary Ann Kelley

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Time4Learning Parent Discussion Forum - Wyoming

Discussions and Resources for Wyoming Homeschoolers

Wyoming Homeschooling

Helpful Information, Links & Tips for Homeschoolers in Wyoming

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.

Wyoming Legislative Service Office - Compulsory Attendance

Title 21 Chapter 4: * 21-4-101. Definitions. * 21-4-102. Attendance requirements and exemptions. * 21-4-402. Instruction for hospitalized or homebound pupils. * 21-4-506. Participation in activities by students not enrolled in the district; limitation on fees.Compulsory attendance - 6 (by September 15) to 16 years of age or completion of 10th grade.

Wyoming Home Education Law

From Homeschoolers of Wyoming

Wyoming's Homeschool Law

Wyoming Title 21, Chapter 4, Sections 1-5. Includes the compulsory school age, immunizations, suspension and expulsion rules.

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