Starting a Private School in Texas

Regulations, Resources, & Support

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

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Texas State Regulations

General Regulations

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  • There are no registration, licensing, or approval requirements, and accreditation is optional.

  • The Texas Education Agency has assembled a page of resources for private schools.

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

  • Texas has no laws or regulations related to homeschooling. The state of Texas does not regulate, monitor, approve, register, or accredit programs available to parents who choose to homeschool their children.

  • The Texas Education Agency has no published requirements for school insurance -- consult a professional for guidance in this area.

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