• The Office of Home Instruction

    Wendy Del Gallo, Home Instruction Coordinator
    775 Waterloo Road
    Warrenton, VA 20186
    Phone: (540) 422-7732
    Fax: (540) 422-7739
    Email: homeinstruction@fcps1.org

     

    A parent may elect to provide home instruction for his or her school-age child in lieu of school attendance provided state guidelines of §22.1-254.1 of the Code of Virginia are met. Please follow the links below for more information on home instruction. For additional information, you may also consult the Virginia Department of Education's guidelines for home instruction at the following website:

    http://www.doe.virginia.gov/families/private_home/index.shtml

    Home Instruction Guidelines for Fauquier County Public Schools

    • Parent/guardian completes Notice of Intent to Provide Home Instruction no later than August 15.
    • Parent/guardian submits Evidence of Progress as prescribed in §22.1-254.1 of the Code of Virginia no later than August 1 of each year following home instruction.
    • The Office of Home Instruction reviews documentation and sends acknowledgement of compliance with the Code of Virginia, or requests more information from parent/guardian if needed.

    All required documentation for both the Annual Notice of Intent as well as Annual Evidence of Progress may be submitted via email:  homeinstruction@fcps1.org.  You may also mail or fax (see contact information above).

    A PARENT WHO MOVES INTO FAUQUIER COUNTY OR WHO BEGINS HOME INSTRUCTION AFTER THE BEGINNING OF THE SCHOOL YEAR SHALL PROVIDE NOTIFICATION AS SOON AS PRACTICABLE AND COMPLY WITH ALL NOTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS WITHIN 30 DAYS.

    RESOURCES FOR PARENTS/GUARDIANS

  • Notice of Intent Form

  • Letter from Office of Superintendent

  • Home Instruction Annual Notification Requirements and Guidelines

  • Annual Evidence of Progress Requirement and Guidelines

  • Fauquier County School Board Policy 6-1.11

  • Virginia Department of Education - Home Instruction Handbook for Parents

  • Declaration of Policy - Code of Virginia Section 22.1-254.1