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Nevada Homeschool Law & Support Groups

Homeschool Law

The following is provided for informational purposes and does not constitute legal advice.

Dual Enrollment
Text of the "dual enrollment" statute NRS 392.070 (3) provided by the Nevada Department of Education.

Nevada Administrative Code
Nevada laws governing homeschooling provided by Northern Nevada Home Schools (NHHS).

Nevada Homeschooling
Nevada Department of Education page for homeschooling.

Special Education Laws and Rules

Special Education
"School districts are required to assess home school students to determine a disability as requested by the parent or legal guardian."

Relevant Court Rulings and Position Papers

Hooks v. Clark County School District
Summary of the appellate court decision. "Affirming a judgment of the district court in part, the court of appeals held that under the Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA), states have discretion in determining whether lawful home education constitutes an IDEA-qualified "private school."

Homeschool Support Groups

Northern Nevada Home Schools
"Northern Nevada Home Schools (NNHS) is a non-profit organization extablished to support and encourage home school parents in the Northern Nevada Region."

Homeschool Resources

Nevada Homeschool Network
Statewide homeschool network; support group info, legislative watch, annual convention. "It is our intent to respond to the wishes, concerns and interests of the homeschooling community, and to report on legislative, legal and other matters relevant to homeschooling and family education."

Homeschool athletes look to compete at school
Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association policy for homeschool athletes.

Getting Started
Tips and resources for getting started with homeschooling.

Legal Issues
Special legal issues facing parents homeschooling children with disabilities.

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