Home School Information
Effective July 1, 2012, home school Declaration of Intents are now submitted to the Department of Education (GaDOE).
The GaDOE web-based system is located on GaDOE’s homeschool webpage. To find the homeschool webpage, go to the GaDOE webpage at http://www.gadoe.org. After you open the GaDOE webpage, scroll down to the “Parents” section and choose the “Home Schools” link. You can also find the homeschool webpage using the search engine at the top-right corner of your screen. Simply search for “homeschool” and it will direct you to the homeschool webpage. Additional information about homeschooling and how to submit homeschool documentation is available on the homeschool webpage.
For parents/guardians who do not wish to utilize the web-based system, the GaDOE will also provide for the paper submittal of homeschool documentation. Parents/guardians may submit their homeschool documentation via mail or fax to the GaDOE at the contact information below:
Georgia Department of Education
205 Jesse Hill Jr. Drive, SE
Suite 1754 Twin Towers East
Atlanta, GA 30334
Fax: (404) 676-5744
Pursuant to Georgia law (O.C.G.A. § 20-2-690), the following are requirements for home study programs:
Effective July 1, 2013
Pursuant to HB 283 (2013), the Georgia Deparment of Labor (GDOL) is initiating the following procedure for students between the ages of 12 and 18 years and who are participants of a Home Study Program. All applications (Click here for FORM) and required documents must be submitted to GDOL electronically by email or fax, or online (for the Employment Certification for Minors Under 18).
Curriculum and Instruction
To Register in a Forsyth County Public School, please call the Registration Center at 678-947-0863, Ext 0 to make an appointment to register your child.
Last Modified on November 18, 2013