Marshall Area Technical & Educational Center


    "Where opportunity begins."
    MATEC is an alternative learning center for students in grades 9-12 who have not experienced success within the traditional school program. Students up to age 21 have access to a comprehensive array of services to help them earn a high school diploma.  We also offer technical training and dual credit opportunities through Minnesota West Community & Technical College.  Students can qualify to participate in our Certified Nursing Assistant program.
    Mission Statement:
    The reason we are here is to provide students with a customized learning experience, a flexible learning environment, and opportunities that will lead to success in life.
    Vision Statement:
    We want to support students in identifying and achieving their educational and personal goals.
     Core Values:  We believe in...
    • giving students an alternative educational setting to recognize their potential.
    • celebrating student successes.
    • providing support for students as they make their own transitions.
    • providing flexibility to meet the individual needs of each student.
    Goals:  We want to... 
    • engage students in learning.
    • improve student performance.
    • continue the educational progress of each student.
    • create self-sufficient adults.
    • build positive rapport with the students.