• Richmond County Schools do not provide or endorse any home school courses or services.           

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Information regarding State of Georgia requirements for curriculum and additional information about home school can be found at the Ga Dept of Education - Homeschool Information
      Ga Dept of Education Contact Information:    Email:   homeschool@doe.k12.ga.us     Phone:  404-656-3083,      Fax: 770-344-4623      Mailing Address:  1562 Twin Towers East, 205 Jesse Hill Jr. Drive, Atlanta, Ga. 30334.

      For home study student participation requirements, definitions, requirements for participation, impact of student withdrawal & reporting requirements,  please review the Guidance for the:  Dexter Mosley Act § 20-2-319.6

      Georgia law requires parents or guardians who teach children at home to submit to the Georgia Department of Education (GADOE) the "Declaration of Intent" form, which can be submitted online or by mail and must be submitted within 30 days after the establishment of a home school program any by September 1st annually thereafter.  It is also required that you submit The Declaration of Intent form to the Richmond County School you are withdrawing your child from, during the withdrawal process.   

      Link to access the online Declaration of Intent form:   Online Declaration of Intent form

      Link to access the printable PDF form of the Declaration of Intent Form:  PDF Printable Declaration of Intent form

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