Nebraska Exempt School Program

This system is for the 2019/20 school year only.

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

New filers – use the Register link below.

System Announcements
Renewal Filers - review the 06/11/2019 Email from Beth Bolte before you begin.

Note: If you filed online for the 2017/18 school year, then filed by paper forms or did not operate the exempt school for the 2018/19 school year, the account may have been closed. You can either 1) create a new account (quicker method) or 2) to re-open the previous account, send an email request to

New Filers - review the Online Instructions  before you begin.

Exemption election submissions are due annually by July 15.

Do not create duplicate or multiple accounts for the 2019/20 school year.

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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