Minnesota Homeschooling Laws

Reporting: Parents must file a form called a “Non-Public Education Compulsory Instructions Report” with the local school superintendent by October 1 of each school year. Thereafter, they have to submit a quarterly report to the superintendent showing the child’s progress.

Compulsory Attendance: Ages 7 to 16; no attendance requirement

Required Subjects: Math, reading, writing, fine arts, literature, history, government, geography, science, health and physical education.

Testing: An annual standardized test, approved in advance by the superintendent must be administered.

State Organization(s):
Minnesota Association of Christian Home Educators (MACHE)
POB 32308, Fridley, MN 55432; Tel: 763-717-9070 or 866-717-9070
Email: info@mache.orghttp://www.mache.org/

Convention: Sponsors an annual convention. Check website for updates.
Minnesota Homeschoolers Alliance (MHA)
POB 40486, St. Paul, MN 55104; 612-288-9662 (Twin City Metro Area)
888-346-7622 (outside Twin Cities); http://www.homeschoolers.org/

Convention(s): Sponsors an annual convention. Check website for updates.