Those interested in homeschooling in Chesterfield must complete a notice of intent form. You will find this form and the guidelines for home instruction at the following

Any documentation concerning home instruction should be submitted to the superintendent, c/o home instruction specialist, who is the superintendent’s designee with issues relating to home instruction.

High school-aged home instruction students may participate in Advanced Placement and Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) examinations. Please contact the school counseling department of your child’s base high school before the end of September for PSAT registration information and before the end of February for AP test registration information. Chesterfield County Schools offers PSAT tests to 10th-grade home instruction students at no charge.

For more information on homeschooling, visit the Virginia Department of Education website.


Carolyn Hansinger
Home Instruction Specialist
4003 Cogbill Road
North Chesterfield, VA 23234
phone 279-7314
fax 279-7320