An overview of the homeschool laws and regulations of Indiana, along with links to legislative source information, additional reference materials and government resources on homeschooling.
Compulsory attendance between the ages of 7 and 17 (with parental consent- 16)
Teacher certification required – No
State required subjectscourses – Subjects usually taught in the public schools
Required number of hours per day per year – Equal to the public schools.
- You must teach in English.
- You shall furnish to the state superintendent of schools (if they request it) the number of children by grade level that you are teaching.
- You must keep attendance records, solely to verify the enrollment and attendance of the particular child upon request of the state or the local school.
- The schools have no authority to approve or disapprove your homeschool.
- These laws are protected by case laws and legislative statute. There are no teacher qualifications and standardized testing is not mandatory. A home school is legally considered a private school.