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Compliance Items/Dates

  • Parents of children who are currently home schooled in Buffalo, NY please forward all compliance documents via email to as a PDF, Word or JPEG.  

    According to New York State Education Department Commissioner's Regulation Part 100.10, the items listed below must be submitted each year by the following dates:

    2022-23 School Calendar of Mandated Items

    2022-23 Due Dates

    Required Item

    Beginning July 1*

    Letter of Intent or within 14 days of deciding to home school

    August 15 +

    Individualized Home Instruction Plan (IHIP)

    November 10+

    Quarterly Report #1

    January 27 ++

    Quarterly Report #2

    April 21++

    Quarterly Report #3

    June 23++

    Quarterly Report #4

    June 30++

    Annual Assessment




    * Or within 14 days following the commencement of home instruction in the school district

    + Or within 4 weeks of the receipt of the IHIP form letter. Later date applies.

    ++ Suggested date. Parents may specify similar Quarterly Report due dates on the IHIP. The number of reports should be proportional to the period of home instruction.