• Home Education Programs (Homeschooling)

    Home education programs (also known as homeschooling) are prograns where the education of the student is directed by the parent or guardian having legal custody of the child or children.


    Requirements include:

    • The supervisor of the home education program must have a high school diploma or its equivalent. Example include such documents as a diploma awarded by a home education supervisor after October 31, 2014 or a diploma awarded by an approved diploma-granting organization; successfully passing the GED tests and/or receiving a Commonwealth secondary school diploma.
    • All adults living in the home and persons having legal custody of child or children must not have been convicted of the criminal offenses itemized in 24 P.S. § 1-111 (e) within five years immediately preceding the date of the affidavit. 


    The notarized home education program affidavit, educational objectives, and immunizations/health form are due no later than August 1st. Please drop off documents at the Coatesville Area School District Administration Building or send via US Mail/Email:


    CASD Pupil Services Department
    3030 C.G. Zinn Road
    Thorndale, PA 19372

    selinskyr@casdschools.org or smithds@casdschools.org


    Best Regards,

    Pupil Services Department    

    Resources and Affidavit:  
    Home Education Affidavit Secondary 
    Home Education Affidavit Elementary

    Home Education Special Ed Approval Form
    Home Education & Private Tutoring Guide