Category: Graduation

Last Mom Standing (RS questions)

Email of the Day: Hello . Regarding the RS program in WA, I have been told students are eligible up until age 21. My son is a sophomore now. I am unsure weather or not he’ll be ready next year for RS program, as it’s college level work. A friend told me that, if I

Transferring Highschool Credit

Email of the Day: This may be a question for Jen-do public schools have to recognize homeschool transcripts for credit towards graduation? We ran into this with our oldest son and the charter school he started at his senior year would not accept the credits earned from the previous year homeschooling. We worked it out-he

Transferring credit to the highschool

Email of the Day: We’d like to homeschool our mid-sophomore daughter for one semester only to finish up her sophomore year and then enroll her in Running Start next fall. It’s interesting that some of you felt pressured to enroll your kid in the HS and especially interesting that the high school offered them to

Small House, Built to Completionn

Email of the Day: You’ve said you had 4 requirements for your daughter to graduate. Could you list those again, and talk about her house? Answer: Our four graduation requirements were these: 1) The ability to think critically and do research (esp. in the library). 2) The ability to read and write well. 3) A

Grade level learning standards?

Email of the Day: Is there some way I can get grade level learning standards or curriculum guides to help guide my instruction at home to make sure we align with state standards? I have emailed the state superintendent’s office and have heard nothing back. We are just starting on our homeschool journey. Answer: Yes,