Candidates & Campaigns

School District Campaign Reports

All candidates or campaign committees for a public school board in districts with enrollments of 12,000 students, or candidates or campaign committees for community college boards, are required to report contributions and expenditures twice in an election cycle.

The five school districts that must have an enrollment of 12,000 or more students are: Albuquerque, Gadsden, Las Cruces, Rio Rancho and Santa Fe.

Community College Boards are also subject to filing reports.


School District Campaign Reporting Schedule


Due Date:
October 15, 2019

Reporting Period
April 8, 2019 – October 15, 2019


Due Date:
December 5, 2019

Reporting Period
October 15, 2019, not previously reported – December 5, 2019

*If a candidate or campaign committee has not received any contributions and has not made any expenditures since the last report filed with the secretary of state, the candidate or campaign committee shall only be required to file a statement of no activity

School District Campaign Finance Reporting Training Webinar

Please join the NM Secretary of State’s Ethics Division for a presentation on campaign finance regulations and the Campaign Finance Information System (CFIS).

School District Campaign Finance Reporting Training Webinar – Thursday, October 10, 2019 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM MDT

School District Campaign Finance Training Webinar
Thu, Oct 10, 2019 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM MDT

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