Florida Compulsory Education Laws
|Code Section||1003.21, et seq.|
|Age at Which School Attendance is Required||Between 6 and 16|
|Exceptions to Attendance Requirements||Certificate of exception granted by the district school superintendent|
|Home School Provisions||Notify superintendent of schools, maintain a portfolio of records and materials, and evaluate education annually, including a national student achievement test or other method of evaluation|
|Penalties on Parents for Noncompliance||Non-enrollment: superintendent shall begin criminal prosecution; refusing to have child attend regularly is second degree misdemeanor|
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