Registration Form

Notification for NEW Homeschooling Students

This form is only to be used for students who are new to homeschooling in Baltimore County.

Prior to submitting a homeschooling notification form, parents/guardians are strongly encouraged to inform themselves with Maryland's homeschooling regulations that are specified in COMAR 13A.10.01.01-.05 and explained in the MSDE FAQ and the Video Series: The Home Instruction Process in Maryland located on the Home Schooling homepage of this website.  



Baltimore County Public Schools provides families with 2 options to register a student for homeschooling. Please note that the information provided on these forms is maintained in a confidential manner.  

Please submit only one form per child; there is no need to submit a form more than once. If you need immediate verification that the form was received, please send an email to homeschooling@bcps.org.   



1. Print, complete, and submit this Home Schooling Notification Form by e-mail or USPS.  

OR 


2. Complete an electronic form by clicking this link: Electronic Notification Form  



Once the form is received, a confirmation letter will be e-mailed to the parent/guardian within 15 days. The confirmation letter will be mailed if no e-mail address is provided.