Home Based Education
Families who child is receiving home-based instruction under RCW 28A.225.010(4) shall have the duty to:
1. File annually a signed declaration of intent that he or she is planning to cause his or her child to receive home-based instruction. The statement shall include the name and age of the child, shall specify whether a certificated person will be supervising the instruction, and shall be written in a format prescribed by the superintendent of public instruction. Each parent shall file the statement by September 15 of the school year or within two weeks of the beginning of any public school quarter, trimester, or semester with the superintendent of the public school district within which the parent resides or the district that accepts the transfer, and the student shall be deemed a transfer student of the nonresident district.
Homeschool students are welcome to attend the Granite Falls School District part-time and access a variety of services including academic classes, testing services, and programs such as athletics.
Parents who elect to homeschool must complete an Intent to Home School Form annually and submit the form to the Administration Office by September 15th. Call 360-691-7717 for more information.