Home Education
How to Open a Home Education Program

This is for Parent - Directed Home Education Only.

The parent shall notify the district school superintendent of the county in which the parent resides, of his or her intent to establish and maintain a Home Education Program. The notice shall be filed with the Student Services/Home Education Program office within 30 days of establishment of the Home Education Program. Florida Statute, Section 1002.41 (1) (a).

The parent or guardian may submit an Intent to open a home education program with Pasco County Schools by clicking on the linke provided below.

Click here to file a Letter to Open Home Education Program electronically; or submit a signed letter that includes the following information:

  • Student's legal First and Last Name
  • Student's Date of Birth
  • Parent/guardian First and Last Name(s)
  • Phone Number
  • Residential Address and mailing address (if different)
  • Parent/guardian email address (Optional)
  • Date the Home Education Program Began or Will Begin
  • This letter must be signed and dated by parent/guardian

This letter can be submitted to Pasco County Schools by any one (1) of the following methods:

  • Scan and email to homeed@pasco.k12.fl.us
  • US mail to:

The District School Board of Pasco County
7227 Land O’Lakes Blvd.
Land O’Lakes, FL 34638
Attn: Home Education

For more information, contact:
The Office for Student Support Programs and Services
Phone: (813) 794-2782
Fax: (813) 794-2915