Phone: 210.356.4400


Degrees and Certifications:

EC-12 Art EC-12 Tech Apps Education University of Texas at San Antonio - December 2003 - B.F.A. degree, Photography with Cum Laude Honors - Minor in Art History Laredo Community College - Laredo, TX - December 2000 - Associates Degree of Fine Art Experience Fine Arts Teacher - 2014-Current - Jackson Middle School - NEISD Instructional Assistant - 2013-2014 - Dellview Elementary - NEISD High School Arts Teacher - 2011-2013 - San Antonio School for Inquiry and Creativity Substitute Teacher - 2010-2011 - NEISD

Mrs. Claudia Peña-Martinez

Claudia Peña-Martinez graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the University of Texas at San Antonio in 2003. This will be her 10th year as an arts educator and her 7th year teaching art at Jackson Middle School. Mrs. Peña-Martinez has been happily married for 11 years to her best friend, Ted Martinez.  The Martinez' are proud parents of a 3-year-old toddler and fur baby parents to Autumn, a 9-year-old Pit Bull. 

 In her spare time, Mrs. Peña-Martinez works as a volunteer and art educator for Spare Parts, whose mission is to advance reuse education through the arts. 

Champion for Students Award  2019
Accentuate the Positive Award 2018


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Class Schedule

  • A Day: Periods 1st to 4th

    1st period - (8:30am-9:35am) / Art 1

    2nd period - (9:40am-10:45am) / Art 1

    3rd period - (11:35am-12:40pm) / Art 1

    4th period - (12:45pm-1:50pm) / Art 1

    B Day: Periods 5th to 8th

    5th period - (8:30am-9:35am) 

    6th period - (9:40am-10:45am) / Art 1

    7th period - (11:35am-12:40pm) / Art 1

    8th period - (12:45pm-1:50pm) / Art 1

     *FLEX TIME: 2pm - 4pm

    Tutoring Times (VIA ZOOM):

    Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday (2pm - 4pm)