General Homeschooling Information
General information about homeschooling and the legal issues involved
Christian Homeschool Network of Washington
Provides information to the Washington State Legislature, government agencies, and homeschool families on current homeschool laws. Works to monitor and shepherd state legislation relating to homeschooling.
NCLL Center for Homeschool Liberty
The National Center for Life and Liberty's Homeschool Center provides legal support to homeschool families all across the United States, allowing them to homeschool fearlessly and with excellence. Membership is just $35 for the first year.
Home School Legal Defense Association
Washington State Homeschool Laws
State Homeschool Law resides in the following sections of the Revised Code of Washington:
§ 28A.225.010 Age of instruction
§ 28A.225.010(4) Days of instruction
§ 28A.150.220 (1)(b)
§ 28A.225.010 Required Subjects
§ 28A.200.020 Parent chooses curriculum
Superintendent of Public Instruction
Some of the groups that provide support for homeschooling parents
Home Oriented Meaningful Education (H.O.M.E.) is a Christian support group of over 200 homeschooling families living in the North King and South Snohomish county area of Washington State.
Washington Homeschool Organization serves as an umbrella organization for all homeschoolers in Washington State. They hold an annual convention and curriculum exhibit with guest speakers, workshops, and vendors, and a high school graduation ceremony in June.
Local Homeschool Cooperatives
Other homeschool cooperatives serving the greater Seattle area
Heritage Homeschool Cooperative
Heritage is a homeschool co-op meeting on Mondays at Westminster Chapel in Bellevue.
Homeschool Connections is a Christian organization that provides educational classes and support to the local homeschool community. On Mondays, they offer classes for preschool through high school at Northlake Christian Church; on Wednesdays, they offer classes primarily for junior-senior high at Woodinville Alliance Church.
Labyrinth Home Education Co-op
A homeschool co-op that meets on Tuesdays in Sammamish, WA
Information on Running Start programs
Bellevue College Running Start Program
Cascadia Community College Running Start Program
Other sources of interest
Crossroads Bible Church
Legacy is blessed to be able to meet each Friday at Crossroads Bible Church, 15815 SE 37th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006