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Martinez Unified School District

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    OFFICE HOURS

    Monday
    8:00 am–4:00 pm
    5:30 pm–8:00 pm

    Tuesday
    8:00 am–4:00 pm
    5:30 pm–8:00 pm

    Wednesday
    8:00 am–4:00 pm
    5:30 pm–8:00 pm

    Thursday
    8:00 am–4:00 pm
    5:30 pm–8:00 pm

    Friday
    8:00 am–1:00 pm

    CONTACTS

    Main Office
    925-335-5890

    Suzanne Murphy
    Director of Martinez Adult Education
    smurphy@martinez.k12.ca.us

    Cindy Santos
    Office Manager 
    csantos@martinez.k12.ca.us

    Business Training Center Office
    ngero@martinezusd.net
    925-335-5890, Ext. 3983

    ESL Office
    awallace@martinezusd.net
    925-335-5890, Ext. 3920

    High School Diploma and Equivalency
    mlumb@martinezusd.net
    (925) 335-5890, Ext. 3994

    Peace Officer Standards and Training
    rgonzales@martinez.k12.ca.us
    925-335-5890, Ext. 3968

    Schoolwide Learning Outcomes

    1. Apply learned skills, study habits, and knowledge, to prepare and assist in future life transitions

    2.Communicate effectively in written, verbal, and digital form

    3. Recognize and engage in learning opportunities that are responsive to an ever-changing world and workplace

    4. Exercise critical thinking skills by applying problem-solving strategies in various settings

    5. Work collaboratively and independently in a diverse environment.


     

    Latest News

    Stacy and Suzy

    Congratulations Stacy Jones for passing the ABO certification exam and completing the Optical Training Program.  Good luck with your interviews as they keep coming in now that you are ABO certified.

    Ryan Baillie of the Martinez Police, Marty Martinez the mascot, Samantha Walker 
& her therapy dog
    This is (from right to left) Cpl. Ryan Baillie of the Martinez Police Department, Marty Martinez the PD mascot, Samantha Walker and her therapy dog. Ryan is one of our POST teachers and Samantha is a prior student. They met here and decided to visit some homeless shelters to bring cheer and good will.
    Learn About Our Programs

    ONLINE REGISTRATION NOW AVAILABLE
    Online RegistrationOnline registration is now available for the following classes: Peace Officer Training, CPR/AED (American Safety & Health Institute), Food Safety Certification, Welcome to Medicare, Evening Jazzercise, Estate Planning, Google Apps, Community Band, Beginning Guitar, Beginning Spanish, and more! Register now >

     

    SPRING REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!
    Students in libraryGo back to school and learn a new skill or change your career. Don't delay, spring classes begin on March 9, 2020. 

    We have friendly and informed office personnel, dedicated teachers, and approachable administrators all teaming together to help you succeed in gaining marketable job skills, learning English, earning a high school diploma, preparing for high school equivalency exams, and developing computer skills.


    ACCESS SITE AT MARTINEZ ADULT EDUCATION
    Eastbay Works - America s Job Center of California
    Announcing the Opening of America’s Job Center of California (AJCC) Access Site at Martinez Adult Education! Need help getting a job? Improving your skills to get a job? Martinez Adult Education offers job readiness and career search resources on campus, through a unique partnership with Contra Costa County and nine local organizations. Following are some of the FREE services that are now available to the community and students at Martinez. View our February 2020 Calendar of Events.

    February 2020 BTC Calendar


    OPTICAL ASSISTANT TRAINING PROGRAM

    Optical Assistance Training

    Discover a career that combines technology and fashion—and is in demand! Employment of opticians is expected to grow by as much as 18.2 percent from 2014 to 2024, much faster than average.

    The Optical Assistant Training program is designed to help you prepare for an entry-level position as an optical technician or optical lab technician.  Jobs like these require an interesting mix of clinical skills, salesmanship, and style including knowing how to fit eyeglasses for people with eye problems and fill prescriptions from both ophthalmologists and optometrists.

    This program is 16 weeks with monthly start dates.     Learn more >

    MAE Vision & Mission

    VISION:
    Meet the evolving individual and community needs through accessible, effective education enabling our students to achieve their educational and career goals.

    MISSION:
    Transforming lives by raising academic and literacy levels, providing workforce training and access to post-secondary education, and encouraging students to become active community participants.

    Spring 2020 Brochure

    UpCoMING EVENTS AND BREAKS

     

    February 27, 2020

    8-10am (by appt.)
    Mock Interviews
    Room 3
    •12-2pm (by appt.) Personalized Résumé Review Room 3

    February 28, 2020

    • HiSET Exam Testing 8am - 3:30pm
    8:30am-12:00pm (by appt.) Self-Directed Job Search Room 3

    March 2, 2020

    •8:30am-12:00pm (by appt.)
    Self-Directed Job Search
    Room 3

    • HiSET Exam Testing 5pm - 9pm

    March 3, 2020

    •8-10am (by appt.)
    Personalized Résumé Review
    Room 3

    March 4, 2020

    8-10am (by appt.)
    Personalized Résumé Review
    Room

    March 5, 2020

    8-10am (by appt.)
    Mock Interviews
    Room 3

    March 6, 2020

    8:30am-12:00pm (by appt.)
    Self-Directed Job Search
    Room 3

    March 9, 2020

    •8:30am-12:00pm (by appt.)
    Self-Directed Job Search
    Room 3

    March 10, 2020

    •8:30am-12:00pm (by appt.)
    Self-Directed Job Search
    Room 3

    March 11, 2020

    •8:30am-12:00pm (by appt.)
    Self-Directed Job Search
    Room 3

    March 12, 2020

    8-10am (by appt.)
    Mock Interviews
    Room 3

    10:30-11:30am (by appt.)
    Self-Assessment
    Room 3

    March 13, 2020

    •8:30am-12:00pm (by appt.)
    Self-Directed Job Search
    Room 3

    March 16, 2020

    •10:30am-11:30am (register)
    WIOA Information Session
    Room 3

    March 17, 2020

    •10:30am-12:30pm (register)
    Résumé Basics/CalJOBS
    Room 3
    •10:30-11:30am (by appt.)
    Networking & Résumé Tools
    Room 3

    March 18, 2020

    8-11am (by appt.)
    Personalized Résumé Review
    Room

    March 19, 2020

    8-10am (by appt.)
    Mock Interviews
    Room 3

    10:30-11:30am (by appt.)
    Social Media & LinkedIn
    Room 3

    March 20, 2020

    •8:30am-12:00pm (by appt.)
    Self-Directed Job Search
    Room 3

    March 21, 2020

    •HiSET Exam Testing 5pm - 9pm

    March 23, 2020

    •8:30am-12:00pm (by appt.)
    Self-Directed Job Search
    Room 3

    March 24, 2020

    •8-10am (by appt.)
    Personalized Résumé Review
    Room 3
    •10:30-11:30am (by appt.)
    Job Search Strategies
    Room 3

    March 25, 2020

    •8-10am (by appt.)
    Personalized Résumé Review
    Room 3
    •10:30-11:30am (by appt.)
    Interview Skills
    Room 3

    March 26, 2020

    8-10am (by appt.)
    Mock Interviews
    Room 3

    March 27, 2020

    • HiSET Exam Testing 8am - 3:30pm
    • 8:30am-12:00pm (by appt.)
    Self-Directed Job Search
    Room 3

    March 30, 2020

    •8:30am-12:00pm (by appt.)
    Self-Directed Job Search
    Room 3

    March 31, 2020

    •8:30am-12:00pm (by appt.)
    Self-Directed Job Search
    Room 3

    April 6-10, 2020

    • Spring Break

    April 18, 2020

    • HiSET Exam Testing 8am - 3:30pm

    April 24, 2020

    • HiSET Exam Testing 8am - 3:30pm