Idaho

Compulsory Attendance Ages: Between the ages of 7 and 16.

Required Days of Instruction: None.

Required Subjects: Children must be “instructed in subjects commonly and usually taught in the public schools” of Idaho.

Home School Statute: Yes.

A child shall be instructed by, or at the direction of, the parent or guardian, in subjects commonly and usually taught in Idaho public schools.

Homeschools do not have to initiate contact with the school district or have their curriculum approved.

Teacher Qualifications: None.

Standardized Tests: Not required by statute.

For more information, please see the HSLDA website.