Homeschool In California


  1. Sign up for a free Student Account to access all of Discovery K12’s award-winning homeschool curriculum. Sign up each child on the right.
  2. Look at the state requirements for California below for how to withdraw from current schooling and begin legally homeschooling.
  3. Read everything under the Help menu inside the free Student Account.

It is important to follow any policies or procedures that may be set by your state to homeschool in California.

How to Homeschool in California
Homeschooling is legal in the United States, and each state sets their own policies and procedures for homeschooling. Some states have no requirements, while others want parents to submit certain forms and follow specific procedures.

California Homeschool Laws
To find out about the legal requirements for homeschooling in California, Discovery K12 recommends visiting the California Department of Education website.

Discovery K12 Online Homeschool
Discovery K12 is an online platform and curriculum for independent homeschoolers. The curriculum is free for pre-k to twelfth grade, and includes all major subjects. You may use our curriculum any way you like: part time, full time and supplement to it. We recommend reviewing the following pages on our site to learn more.

To use Discovery K12’s curriculum all you need to do is sign up each student in their grade level on our home page.

Disclaimer: This page is not meant to provide legal advice. It is important to do your own research and seek professional legal advice if necessary.