Williston Basin School District #7 recognizes that parents/guardians have the choice to home educate their child(ren) in accordance to North Dakota Century Code 15.1-23-01 and WBSD#7 Board Policy FDA.
Every year, parents/guardians must file a completed Statement of Intent form (SFN 16909) with the superintendent’s office of their residency district.

Enrolling NEW Homeschool Students:
The following documents must be provided for NEW Homeschool Students. Please send documents via email to or mail to:

P.O. Box 1407
Williston, ND 58802

  • Completed Statement of Intent Form (SFN 16909)

  • A copy of your child’s state certified birth certificate

    • WBSD#7 requires a copy of the state certified birth certificate for each student, not the hospital copy.

  • A copy of your child’s current immunization record

    • Per NDCC 33-06-05, all students must be up-to-date on their immunizations, or claim an exemption by October 1st each school year.

  • A copy of parent/guardian’s High School Diploma or G.E.D.

  • Parent/Guardian Current Photo ID/Driver’s License or Tribal Card

  • Primary Proof of Residence (choose one from items below)

    • Home Mortgage Statement OR

    • Notarized Residency Affidavit OR

    • Builder’s Agreement OR

    • Purchase Agreement OR

    • Homeowner’s Insurance Policy OR

    • Williams County Property Tax Statement OR

    • Lease/Rental Agreement (must list the names of parents/guardians living the rental unit, along with the manager’s name and phone number)

McKinney-Vento Act:
If you are currently living in a hotel/motel, camper, vehicle, or shared housing with others, you may qualify for the McKinney-Vento Act, a Federal Law designed to remove barriers to education created by homelessness and provide for the educational rights of students in transition. Please contact Allison Stensland at (701)609-7673 for any questions or to make a determination if your family qualifies.