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Update 3/22/2020 - Student Services

Monday, March 23rd, we will begin transitioning virtual services into temporary emergency remote delivery, but we will have some services available via email. For Tehachapi, Kern River Valley and Edwards Air Force Base students, please use the phone numbers and emails below to connect with us:

Tehachapi Phone- (661) 823-4986
Lake Isabella Phone- (760) 379-5501

For at least Monday, March 23rd, we will only have access to respond via voicemail. Please leave a voicemail and we will return your call as quickly as possible.

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The Tehachapi Campus serves the community of Tehachapi as well as the surrounding communities. We currently offer general education classes that can be used towards earning an AA, transfer, or personal/professional growth. Some of the services that we provide locally are proctoring, assessment testing, and academic counseling. Please come in and see us to discuss your educational goals.

Contact Information


Tehachapi Education Center/Monroe High School
126 S. Snyder Ave.
Tehachapi, CA 93561-1513

Campus Hours

M-Th: 8:00am to 6:00pm*
Friday: 8:00am to 12:00pm

*Office closed from 12:30 to 1:30pm for lunch

Campus Directions


Campus Map

Phone Numbers

Phone: 661-823-4986
Fax: 661-823-4987

Campus Staff

Lisa Stephens, Director of East Kern
In office MW 9:00am-4:00pm
Kristin Hanle, Campus Manager
In office TuTh 8:00am-6:00pm
Nicole Griffin, Program Manager Dual Enrollment/Prison Education
In office MTuWTh 8:00am-6:00pm, F 8:00am-12:00pm
Kristie Nichols, Department Assistant II
In office MTuWTh 8:00am-6:00pm, F 8:00am-12:00pm
Karee Hamilton, Academic Counselor
In office Tu 8:00am-6:00pm
Anna Carlson, Educational Advisor
In office MWTh 8:30am-5:30pm

Library/Learning Assistance

Cynthia Mock, Adjunct Librarian

Math & Writing Labs

See the Math and Writing Labs page for the online schedule.

Schedule of Classes

List of classes that are transitioning online beginning March 23.

Classes are also offered at

Tehachapi High School
801 South Dennison Road
Tehachapi, CA 93561
Kern Community College District