Maryland

Compulsory Attendance Ages: Between the ages of 5 years and under 16.

Required Days of Instruction: 180 days (for public schools only).

Required Subjects: English, math, science, social studies, art, music, health, and physical education.

Home School Statute: Yes

Home Schools have three options:

Option #1: Portfolio Option.

Option #2: Church Umbrella Option.

Option #3: State Approved School Umbrella Option.

Teacher Qualifications: None.

Standardized Tests: Testing is not mandatory.

For more information, please see the HSLDA website.