Homeschool

NEW HOMESCHOOL STUDENT
To register your child as a homeschooler in the West Perry School District, you must submit the following required documents to the contact person listed below:

*Notarized Affidavit of the Supervisor of a Home Education Program or the Unsworn Declaration in Lieu of Affidavit
*Educational objectives/outline of proposed education objectives by subject area & grade (or age) for each child
*Copy of diploma or GED of homeschool supervisor
*Current dental exam for each child (or exemption)
*Current physical exam for each child (or exemption)
*Proof of immunizations for each child (or exemption)
*If your child has been identified under the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) as needing special education services (not including those identified as gifted), you must have your home education program approved by a state-certified special education teacher or a licensed clinical or certified school psychologist. The written approval must be submitted with your affidavit.

EXISTING HOMESCHOOL STUDENT
By June 30th of each school year, you must submit an evaluator's certificate for the current school year for each child.
By August 1st of each school year, you must submit the following required documents:

*A new Notarized Affidavit of the Supervisor of a Home Education Program or the Unsworn Declaration in Lieu of Affidavit
*Educational objectives/outline of proposed education objectives by subject area & grade (or age) for the new school year for each child
*Dental exam, physical exam, and/or immunizations based on the mandated state guidelines or exemptions to these items

If your child leaves a homeschool program or moves out of our district, you must report the change to us immediately.
If your child graduates from a homeschool program, you must submit a final evaluation along with a copy of the child's diploma, GED, or receipt.

CONTACT PERSON
Mrs. Lisa Dodson
West Perry School District Administration Office
2606 Shermans Valley Road
Elliottsburg PA 17024-9706
Phone: (717) 789-3934, ext. 5521
Fax: (717) 789-4997
Email: [email protected]