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Mother of Three Homeschools her Children
August 14, 2013: The Nassau Guardian covers the growth of homeschooling on the Caribbean island.

8th Annual Homeschool Curriculum Fair
May 23, 2013: The Bahamas Homeschooling Association announces its annual event for the homeschool community.


 Country Information

Compulsory Attendance Age: 5-16

Legal status: Homeschooling is legal. §23 of the Bahamian Education Act states it is the duty of parents to cause their children to receive education by regular school attendance or “otherwise.” Homeschooling is considered education “otherwise.” Currently, the Ministry of Education has not developed any regulations to govern homeschoolers.

 Contact Information

Bahamas Homeschooling Association
Contact via primary email at worde1@hotmail.com or secondary email at sarahwells74@hotmail.com

Last Updated: January 16, 2015