Registration Form for New Homeschooled Students

Notification for NEW Homeschooling Students for 2021-2022 school year will be accepted on/after July 1st. 

For the 2021-2022 school year, notification forms are accepted for students born on or before September 1, 2016 and under the age of 18 and who live in Baltimore County. 

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


Baltimore County Public Schools provides families with 2 confidential options for providing notification of home instruction:

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

2. Print, complete, and submit this Notification Form by e-mail or USPS.


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.orgOnce 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.