​​​​The State of Virginia allows parents to provide homeschooling for their children provided certain state guidelines are met.

For information on homeschooling in Virginia, review the Guidelines for Home Instruction in Virginia provided by the Virginia Department of Education.

Evidence of Progress Requirement Waived for the 2019-2020 School Year due to COVID-19 School Closure​

For additional information about the availability of Advanced Placement (AP) tests and the Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test (PSAT to be held on October 14, 2020) or if you need details on financial assistance for low-income students to take these examinations, please contact your child’s base school. To determine testing dates and locations for college admissions test, please visit: or .

Ways to Register for Homeschool and Submit Evidence in Albemarle County

Click Here To Register Online

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Online registration uses a google form. A google account is needed to use this form. If you would like to use the online form but do not currently have a google account, you can easily obtain an accou​nt using your existing email ​address. Click here for directions: google a​​​​cco​unt information​.

The following can be done by using the online link:

  • Submit Evidence of Progress
  • Register to Homeschool
  • Register to Homeschool with part-time enrollment
  • Apply for Religious Exemption Status
  • Apply for Certified Tutor Status

Email your registration documentation to​

Fax your registration to 434-872-4564​​​

Mail your registration to:

​​        Albemarle County Public Schools

        Home School Office

        401 Mcintire Road, 3rd Floor

        Charlottesville, VA  22902 


Important Documents & Links:

​Questions about homeschooling your child?

 Please contact Carolyn Herget, Homeschool Registrar at ​


Ashby Kindler​

Department of Instruction, Director of Homeschool

Albemarle County Public Schools

401 McIntire Road, 3rd Floor

Charlottesville, VA 22902

Fax 434-872-4564​