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Martinez Adult Education

Martinez Unified School District

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

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

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

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

    8:00 am–1:00 pm


    Main Office

    Suzanne Murphy
    Director of Martinez Adult Education

    Cindy Santos
    Office Manager

    Business Training Center Office
    925-335-5890, Ext. 3983

    ESL Office
    925-335-5890, Ext. 3920

    High School Diploma and Equivalency
    (925) 335-5890, Ext. 3994

    Peace Officer Standards and Training
    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

    Hello Martinez Adult Education students and community.  I hope everyone is staying safe and well at this time. I wanted to update all of you on the adult school summer programs.
    Martinez Adult Education will be providing many classes online this summer.  We are accepting new and returning students for our summer program.  Although our school is still currently closed to face-to-face instruction, our teachers and staff are well prepared to deliver instruction using a variety of online resources. The summer program starts on June 8th, 2020.
    Please see below to enroll in the programs. If you are new or a continuing student, please start by emailing the person below associated with the program you are interested in participating in.

    Thank you,
    Suzanne Murphy, Director
    Martinez Adult Education 


    Career Training Programs- All Business Training Programs, Medical Careers & Optical Assistant Training Program or

    English as a Second Language

    High School Diploma & High School Equivalency

    Digital Arts and Media, CAD, Revit

    For general inquiries, please email


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    Online Instruction Posted 3/26/20

    Census class 2020

    ESL class learning the importance of Census 2020

    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.

    Learn About Our Programs

    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. 


    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

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

    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.

    Summer 2020 Brochure



    June 8, 2020

    • Summer Program starts


    WIOA Virtual Workshops


    July 7, 2020

    • Orientation Workshop
    • 1:00pm

    July 8, 2020

    • Resume Workshop
    • 1:00pm

    July 9, 2020

    • CalJOBS Workshop
    • 1:00pm

    July 21, 2020

    • Orientation Workshop
    • 1:00pm

    July 22, 2020

    • Resume Workshop
    • 1:00pm

    July 23, 2020

    • CalJOBS Workshop
    • 1:00pm