Testing & Assessment


Section 1002.41, F.S., requires the parent to provide for an annual evaluation of the home education student. A student in a home education setting must be evaluated once a year to demonstrate educational progress at a level equivalent to his or her abilities. The parent/guardian selects the method evaluation from those provided in the Florida Statute, then files a copy of the evaluation annually in the superintendent's office. 

In the event, you would like your student to participate in statewide assessments including, Florida Standards Assessments and/or End of Course exams, effective August 2018 all will be held at the school nearest to your home. Effective August 2018, Home Education students will no longer at the Lee County Public Education Center.  Florida State Assessments are offered during four specifically established windows: July, September, December, April/May.

Please contact Christine Abrahams, School Counselor for Home Education, for more details: 239-337-8681 or christinelab@leeschools.net