Details of State by State Homeschool Requirements can be found on http://www.responsiblehomeschooling.org

You can check the details of your state’s requirements on the site. The summary is listed below in the chart below.

StateNoticeNotice FrequnecyParent Qualification RequirementSubject and Instruction RequirementAssessments
AlabamaNotice OnlyOne-Time NoticeNo RequirementNo RequirementNo Assessment
AlaskaNo NoticeNo NoticeNo RequirementNo RequirementNo Assessment
ArizonaNotice OnlyOne-Time NoticeNo RequirementSubject RequirementNo Assessment
ArkansasNotice OnlyAnnual NoticeNo RequirementNo RequirementNo Assessment
CaliforniaNotice OnlyAnnual NoticeNo RequirementSubject RequirementNo Assessment
ColoradoAssessment w/ ExceptionsAnnual NoticeNo RequirementSubject, Instruction, and Assessment RequirementNo Assessment
ConnecticutNo NoticeNo NoticeNo RequirementEquivalent InstructionNo Assessment
DelawareNo NoticeNo NoticeNo RequirementNo RequirementNo Assessment
FloridaAssessment w/ ExceptionsOne-Time NoticeNo RequirementNo RequirementTwo Options – one with assessment and one without
GeorgiaAssessment w/ ExceptionsAnnual NoticeHigh School Diploma/GEDSubject and Instruction RequirementAssessment for parent info only
HawaiiModerate AssessmentAnnual NoticeNo RequirementAssessment RequirementNo Assessment
IdahoNo NoticeNo NoticeNo RequirementSubject RequirementNo Assessment
IllinoisNo NoticeNo NoticeNo RequirementSubject RequirementNo Assessment
IndianaNo NoticeNo NoticeNo RequirementEquivalent InstructionNo Assessment
IowaNo NoticeNo NoticeNo RequirementSubject RequirementNo Assessment
KansasNotice OnlyOne-Time NoticeNo RequirementNo RequirementNo Assessment
KentuckyNotice OnlyAnnual NoticeNo RequirementSubject and Instruction RequirementNo Assessment
LouisianaAssessment w/ ExceptionsAnnual NoticeNo RequirementNo RequirementTwo Options – one with assessment and one without
MaineModerate AssessmentOne-Time NoticeNo RequirementSubject and Instruction RequirementAssessment for parent info only
MarylandAssessment w/ ExceptionsAnnual NoticeNo RequirementNo RequirementTwo Options – one with assessment and one without
MassachusettsThorough AssessmentAnnual NoticeNo RequirementInstruction and Assessment RequirementAssessment set by district
MichiganNo NoticeNo NoticeNo RequirementSubject RequirementNo Assessment
MinnesotaAssessment w/ ExceptionsAnnual NoticeNo RequirementSubject RequirementAssessment for parent info only
MississippiNotice OnlyAnnual NoticeNo RequirementNo RequirementNo Assessment
MissouriNo NoticeNo NoticeNo RequirementSubject and Instruction RequirementNo Assessment
MontanaNotice OnlyAnnual NoticeNo RequirementSubject and Instruction RequirementNo Assessment
NebraskaNotice OnlyAnnual NoticeNo RequirementSubject and Instruction RequirementNo Assessment
NevadaNotice OnlyOne-Time NoticeNo RequirementSubject RequirementNo Assessment
New HampshireAssessment w/ ExceptionsOne-Time NoticeNo RequirementSubject RequirementAssessment for parent info only
New JerseyNo NoticeNo NoticeNo RequirementEquivalent InstructionNo Assessment
New MexicoNotice OnlyAnnual NoticeHigh School Diploma/GEDSubject RequirementNo Assessment
New YorkThorough AssessmentAnnual NoticeNo RequirementSubject, Instruction, and Assessment RequirementStandardized Test or Portfolio Review
North CarolinaAssessment w/ ExceptionsOne-Time NoticeHigh School Diploma/GEDNo RequirementAssessment for parent info only
North DakotaModerate AssessmentAnnual NoticeHigh School Diploma/GED or MonitoringSubject, Instruction, and Assessment RequirementAssessment with exception of college educated parents
OhioModerate AssessmentAnnual NoticeHigh School Diploma/GED or MonitoringSubject, Instruction, and Assessment RequirementAssessment with exception of college educated parents
OklahomaNo NoticeNo NoticeNo RequirementNo RequirementNo Assessment
OregonModerate AssessmentOne-Time NoticeNo RequirementAssessment RequirementStandardized Test
PennsylvaniaThorough AssessmentAnnual NoticeHigh School Diploma/GEDSubject, Instruction, and Assessment RequirementStandardized Test or Portfolio Review
Rhode IslandThorough AssessmentAnnual NoticeNo RequirementSubject, Instruction, and Assessment RequirementAssessment set by district
South CarolinaAssessment w/ ExceptionsAnnual NoticeHigh School Diploma/GEDSubject and Instruction RequirementTwo Options – one with assessment and one without
South DakotaModerate AssessmentAnnual NoticeNo RequirementSubject, Instruction, and Assessment RequirementStandardized Test
TennesseeAssessment w/ ExceptionsAnnual NoticeHigh School Diploma/GED for grades 9-12No RequirementTwo Options – one with assessment and one without
TexasNo NoticeNo NoticeNo RequirementSubject RequirementNo Assessment
UtahNotice OnlyOne-Time NoticeNo RequirementNo RequirementNo Assessment
VermontThorough AssessmentAnnual NoticeNo RequirementSubject and Assessment RequirementStandardized Test or Portfolio Review
VirginiaAssessment w/ ExceptionsAnnual NoticeHigh School Diploma/GED, correspondence school, or ApprovalTwo Options – one with assessment and one without
WashingtonAssessment w/ ExceptionsAnnual NoticeMonitoring, Some college, training course, or deemed qualifiedSubject and Instruction RequirementAssessment for parent info only
West VirginiaModerate AssessmentAnnual NoticeHigh School Diploma/GED or ApprovalAssessment RequirementStandardized Test or Portfolio Review
WisconsinNotice OnlyAnnual NoticeNo RequirementSubject and Instruction RequirementNo Assessment
WyomingNotice OnlyAnnual NoticeNo RequirementSubject RequirementNo Assessment