Texas State Homeschool Fact Sheet

Quick Facts

Texas State Homeschool Fact Sheet

  • 134,548 students are homeschooled in Texas
  • Homeschool “graduates” do not receive a high school diploma
  • Compulsory attendance between ages 6 and 18
  • No required instruction time
  • Standardized tests are not required

For additional details please refer to Texas Education Association Homeschool Regulations.

Common Core Status


Texas uneqivocally rejected the Common Core by passing HB 462 in May 2013 by a 140-2 vote. The bill prohibited the Common Core from ever being implemented in Texas.

Helpful Links

Texas Education Association Homeschool Regulations
Texas Homeschool Coalition
Texas Secular Homeschooling Network
Southeast Texas Home School Association

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The information provided on this page is not intended to be legal advice. State regulations change from time to time so be sure to check your state’s homeschool regulations.