FILE A DECLARATION OF INTENT
In WA state, families must file a declaration of intent on your child’s eighth birthday, or the date you withdraw them from public school. From there on out, each year your family will file a declaration of intent before September 15th, or at least two weeks before the fall classes start. Click below for the letter of intent.
12 WASHINGTON STATE HOMESCHOOL REQUIRED SUBJECTS
In Washington state, the required subjects are:
EJ Farm & Education's Hybrid Homeschool program (curriculum) is designed to cover all of the subjects above for each grade level Kinder through 8. Each grade-level has their own grade-level content assigned in their Google Classroom. The content is developmentally appropriate as well as standards-based. Students are also able to work above their grade level if appropriate.
RECORD KEEPING/DAY REQUIREMENTS
Homeschooled children are required to be in school for 180 days a year, or an average of 1,040 hours.
Keeping records is required by law, even though they don't have to be submitted annually. At EJ Farm & Education, we use Homeschool Minder to track days, hours and grades for all our families (this is part of what your monthly tuition pays for). All families will receive a login for their children and we will send home 3 progress report cards per year.
In WA state, families are required to have their child annually assessed (after age 8). We will have our students assessed using the Stanford 10 Online (SAT 10) or IOWA at no cost to our families (the assessment fees are included in the monthly tuition).