Homeschooling For Autistic Kids Hattiesburg MS

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UAP-Institute for Disability Studies
(601) 266-5163
University of Southern MS, 118 College Drive, PO Box 5163
Hattiesburg, MS
Support Services
Disability Advocacy, Research

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Empowered Behavioral Solutions
(601) 447-7711
Hattiesburg, MS
Support Services
ABA, Therapy Services, ABA/Discrete Trial, Behavorial Intervention, Social Skills Training, Training/Seminars, Verbal Behavior
Ages Supported
1-5 Grade,Kindergarten,Preschool

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Learning Disabilities Association of Mississippi
(601) 362-1667
4080 Old Canton Road, PO Box 4477
Jackson, MS
Support Services
Disability Advocacy, Support Organization

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Division of Children and Youth Services -Dept of MH
(601) 359-1288
1101 Robert E. Lee Bldg, 239 N. Lamar Street
Jackson, MS
Support Services
Disability Advocacy, Early Intervention, Medical, Residential Facility, Respite/Childcare/Babysitting, Support Organization

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First Steps Early Intervention System, MS Department of Health
(601) 576-7427
P.O. Box 1700 Room 107 2423 North State Street
Jackson, MS
Support Services
Early Intervention, Government/State Agency

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Aspergers Syndrome Friendship Club
(601) 261-3099
Hattiesburg, MS
Hattiesburg, MS
Support Services
Support Organization

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ASD Classroom Development
(662) 494-4917
PO Box 968
West Point, MS
Support Services
ABA/Discrete Trial, Behavorial Intervention, Education, Educational Advocacy, Therapy Providers, Verbal Behavior
Ages Supported
Kindergarten,1-5 Grade,6-8 Grade

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Mississippi State Department of Education
(601) 359-3513
359 North West Street
Jackson, MS
Support Services
Government/State Agency

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Mississippi State Developmental Disabilities Planning Council
(601) 359-6238
239 N. Lamar St.
Jackson, MS
Support Services
Disability Advocacy, Government/State Agency

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Parent Partners of Mississippi
601-366-5707 or 800-366-5707
3111 North State Street
Jackson, MS
Support Services
Other, Support Organization, Training/Seminars

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Mississippi Compulsory Education Laws

Home School Provisions
Parent must file a "certificate of enrollment" and education must be a "legitimate home instruction program."

Age at Which School Attendance is Required
Between 6 and 17

Exceptions to Attendance Requirements
Child is physically/mentally/emotionally incapable of attendance; child enrolled in special or remedial type education; educated in legitimate home instruction program

Penalties on Parents for Noncompliance
Guilty of "contributing to the neglect of a child" and punished according to §97-5-39: misdemeanor with fine up to $1000 and/or up to 1 year in jail

Code Section
37-13-91

From www.statelaws.findlaw.com

Missouri Compulsory Education Laws

Home School Provisions
Primary purpose is provision of private or religious-based instruction; no more than 4 pupils may be unrelated by consanguinity to the 3rd degree; no tuition charged; parents must keep written records, samples of child's work, evaluation of progress; minimum hours of instruction in reading, language arts, math, social studies, science

Age at Which School Attendance is Required
Between 7 and 16

Exceptions to Attendance Requirements
Determined mentally/physically incapable of attendance; child is 14 to 16 and legally and desirably employed

Penalties on Parents for Noncompliance
Class C misdemeanor; upon conviction each successive school day is separate violation; penalty may be mitigated by enrolling and showing child is attending school

Code Section
167.031, et seq.

From www.statelaws.findlaw.com