What is Home Schooling and when is it right for your children?
Home schooling is when parents decide against conventional state provided schooling in favour of taking full, personal responsibility for their child's education.
This is an excellent option if you are unsatisfied with your child's progress at school.
Home schooling has become a common place option in light of the shortcomings of state schools to cope with cuts in government funding, including excessively large classes, teacher shortages and lack of all too important one on one attention.
Lack of individual attention at state schools can lead to major disruptions in your child's education and ultimately, failure to achieve their true potential
Home Schooling caters to the fact that children are individuals who learn in very different ways and make different rates of progress. We are capable of providing personal and tailored support to ensure that your child flourishes
Is it legal to home school?
YES! It is absolutely legal to home school your child and to gain assistance for such schooling at Excellent Academy. Parents must provide an education for their child throughout the years of compulsory schooling.
Under section 7 of the Education Act 1996, home schooling is permitted as an equal status alternative to regular state schools