Starting a Private School in North Dakota

Regulations, Resources, & Support

Our team has curated the best resources and information available about starting a private school in North Dakota. Enjoy!

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North Dakota State Regulations

General Regulations

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  • Accreditation is optional and there are no requirements for registration or licensing. All elementary and secondary schools must be approved by the superintendent of public instruction.

  • The US Office of Innovation & Improvement has assembled a summary of regulations for private schools operating in North Dakota.

  • Homeschooled students must be taught by their parents.

  • The North Dakota DPI has no published requirements for school insurance -- consult a professional for guidance in this area.

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