Florida State Law Requirements 

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Royal Hollow  Academy is registered with the Florida Department of Education and completes the private school annual survey as required in Florida Statute 1002.42(2)(b). Our school is listed in the FLDOE Directory of Private Schools in the Dade County District. Royal Hollow Academy meets all the legal definitions and reporting requirements specified in Section 1002.42, F.S. and is a place of full-time enrollment and regular attendance of Florida resident compulsory-attendance-aged students.

Homeschooling

Proof

Recordkeeping can be a valuable tool for various reasons, such as college entrance requirements and scholarship opportunities, or for future employment opportunities. Home school records are used to document your child’s academic and extracurricular experiences and achievements.

Types of information to retain can include:

  • Grades
  • Curriculum used
  • Subjects mastered
  • Extracurricular activities
  • Volunteer work
  • Standardized testing scores
  • Work samples
  • A reading list

Retaining home school records can also be incredibly beneficial if you are ever involved in a court case or custody situation. Proof of your bona fide home schooling can thwart attempts to deprive you of your rights as a parent.

Texas State Law Requirements Regarding

Home Schooling

 

To home school legally in Texas, you must follow three state law requirements:

  • The instruction must be bona fide (i.e., not a sham).
  • The curriculum must be in visual form (e.g., books, workbooks, video monitor).
  • The curriculum must include the five basic subjects of reading, spelling, grammar, mathematics, and good citizenship.

Comprobantes

Mantener un registro en archivo puede ser una herramienta invaluable por varias razones, tales como requerimientos para entrar a la Universidad, oportunidades de becas o de empleo en un futuro. Los registros son usados para documentar las experiencias acedémicas y extracurriculares y logros en general.

Los tipos de Información que puede incluir son:

  • Calificaciones
  • Plan de estudios utilizado
  • Actividades extracurriculares
  • Voluntariado
  • Puntaje en exámenes estandarizados
  • Muestras de trabajos y manualidades
  • Lista de libros leídos

 

 

Ley Estatal de Texas

Conforme a la Educación en el Hogar

Para educar en casa legalmente, deben seguirse tres requerimientos legales:

  •  La instrucción debe ser bona fide (de buena fé)
  • El plan de estudios debe ser de forma visual (libros de trabajo y de texto, videos, etc)
  • El plan de estudios debe incluir las cinco materias básicas lectura, escritura, gramática, matemáticas y civismo.