Local Home School Groups

Home School group in the Las Cruces and southern New Mexico Area. If you run a group or know of any other groups in the area please let me know and I will add them to the list. 

HenCoop             A Las Cruces group on yahoo groups. Park days and field trips

CHIP                      A Las Cruces Christian Email group. Park days and Field trips

Yahoo group      A very small not that active group (internet only)

SNMHSA            A very active yahoo group with members from Silver to Cruces

CHESS                 Is a Christian Home school group in The Silver City area. 

Silver                  Another group in the Silver City area...this link is an email. 

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NM Homeschool Law Change

The State Legislature recently changed the law as it pertains to Homeschools.  SB158 changed the "renewal" date  from April 1st of every year to August 1st of each year. The full text of the bill can be found here...

Here is the text that pertains to Homeschools.

SECTION 3. Section 22-1-2.1 NMSA 1978 (being Laws 1985,
Chapter 21, Section 2, as amended) is amended to read:
"22-1-2.1. HOME SCHOOL--REQUIREMENTS.--Any person
operating or intending to operate a home school shall:
A. submit a home school registration form made
available by the department and posted on the department's
web site to notify the department within thirty days of the
establishment of the home school and to notify the department
on or before August 1 of each subsequent year of operation of
the home school;
B. maintain records of student disease immunization or a waiver of that requirement; and
C. provide instruction by a person possessing at
least a high school diploma or its equivalent."
SECTION 4. EFFECTIVE DATE.--The effective date of the
provisions of this act is July 1, 2014



Curriculum Xchange

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Need to find new books for next year, want to get rid of this years books or sale the series that wasn't the best fit for your family?


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