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Homeschool and Nonpublic Education

The Community Education Department is the designee contact for School District 196 nonpublic/homeschool education. Our office is located at 15180 Canada Avenue, Rosemount MN 55068. For additional information, contact the Office of the Community Education Director at 651-423-7722 or send an email to

Nonpublic/homeschools must comply with state requirements in accordance with the Minnesota Compulsory Instruction Law. This information is to be reported to the Community Education office by October 1 of each year or at any time during the year when the educational status of a school-age child changes. The law requires each public school district to annually report to the state the compliance status of all school-age children living within its boundaries.

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