Home Education

Parents, please visit the Department of Education website to obtain information regarding home school regulations.


Please type "home education" in the search box and click on one of the many resource links regarding Florida home school.

Upon completion of Intent to Home School Form, please send the form via email, fax or drop off at the District Office.

Contact information is as follows:

School Board of Highlands County

426 School Street, Sebring, FL 33870

Carol Walters-Francis

863-471-5679 ext 10413


Non-Discrimination Statement 

Except as provided by law, The School Board of Highlands County shall not on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, political or religious beliefs, national or ethnic origin, or genetic information, exclude individuals from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity in any employment condition or practice, or be denied equal access to school facilities if the organization is The Boy Scouts of America or other patriotic youth groups. 


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