Nebraska Exempt School Program

This system is for the 2021/22 school year only.

Renewal filers - enter your login and password, and click Login.

New filers – use the Register link below.

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Before you begin:
Review the Online Instructions

Renewing Online: Applies only if you filed online for the previous school year, and exempt status was still active at the end of the school year. Refer to the 06/2021 email from Beth Bolte for further renewal information.

If this is your first year filing online, or you skipped a school year, a new account must be created (select "Register" to the left).

Exemption election submissions are due annually by July 15. Submissions are accepted after the July 15 deadline - see Section 003.02a of Rule 13  for further due date information.

Do not create duplicate or multiple accounts for the 2021/22 school year.

Once you have submitted, no changes or additions can be made through the online system. To report changes post-submission, refer to the "Reporting Changes Subsequent to the Initial Filing" section on page 8 of the Online instructions.

Rule 13         Exempt (Home) School Program website         Online Instructions
NDE/Exempt School Program - Use & Disclosure Statement
The Nebraska Exempt School Program online system was developed in-house by NDE. There is no third party development or storage.

Exemption election information collected by NDE in accordance with 79-1601 R.R.S. and NDE Rule 13, either online or via paper, is reported to resident school districts in accordance with Section 005 of Rule 13; and to other law enforcement & governmental agencies where applicable.

NDE does not sell data.

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