Louisiana

Compulsory Attendance Ages: Between the ages of 7 and 18.

Required Days of Instruction: 180 days.

Required Subjects: Equal to that offered by public schools at the same grade level.

Home Schools have two options:

  • Participate in a home study program approved by the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education.
  • Operate as a private school.

Teacher Qualifications: None.

Standardized Tests: Parents have three options which only apply if the homeschool is operating under the home study law (Option 1 above).

For more information, please see the HSLDA website.