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Parent Taught Home Instruction
Please note the Regional Office of Education does not provide books or funding for books for home-school instruction. In addition, the Regional Office of Education does not provide achievement testing. Arrangements for achievement testing are the responsibility of the parent or the local school district. As a homeschooling parent, you may find the following resource useful:
After completing all areas of the registration form, we ask that you provide one signed copy to the Madison County ROE at the address listed to the left and one signed copy to the Illinois State Board of Education (address can be found on the registration form). You need to contact the school your child formerly attended to formally withdraw them from attendance. Section 26-1 of the School Code states that the six areas of education must be taught in the English language; language arts, mathematics, biological and physical sciences, social sciences, fine arts, and physical development and health.
If you have any questions feel free to contact Andrew Reinking at 618.296.4642 or Brian McGivern at 618.296.6455.