Gov. Abbott Recognizes June 9th as “Leeper Day”

Texas Governor Honors State’s Homeschoolers Proclaiming June 9 ‘Leeper Day’

On June 9, Texas homeschool families will celebrate “Leeper Day,” set aside to honor the 1994 Texas Supreme Court decision on the landmark court case ( Leeper v. Arlington ISD) that legalized homeschooling in the Lone Star state. Twenty one years later, it is the current governor, Greg Abbott, who has recognized this historical date.