Come to a Prospective Student Open House
At Rancho Cielo, young people can earn their high school diploma and a vocational certificate for free. Come to one of our Prospective Student Open Houses to learn more. The Open Houses will be held every Tuesday until the end of the semester. New students can apply throughout the year.
Space is limited due to social distancing protocols so please RSVP with Edna Valdez, Outreach and Recruitment Coordinator, via email at email@example.com . No drop ins will be allowed.
Server of the Week: Ernesto!
Our Server of the Week is Ernesto.
This was his first time as a server and he knocked it out of the park!
A guest had this to say: "The food was great and Ernesto had personality plus!"
Congrats on a job well done Ernesto!
The Server of the Week is Kaylee
The Server of the Week is Kaylee!
Kaylee is very deserving of this honor. From Laura Nicola, Event Coordinator and Drummond Culinary Academy Instructor:
"Kaylee always does a great job. She’s consistent, and she has now stepped up into a new leadership role as our DCA Site Monitor."
Other guests to the Culinary Academy said:
"Amazing Service, Amazing Food.”
"Underpriced for the quality."
Great job, Kaylee! You're doing amazing work!
Culinary Round Up Live Auction Preview
Vote for us in the "Best of" nominations!
We are excited to announce that for the first time, we have gotten into the MC Weekly’s “Best of Monterey County” nominations! Thank you to everyone who voted for us during the preliminary round.
Now we need to win something!
Please vote for RANCHO CIELO in the following categories:
- BEST NON-PROFIT on page 1 (out and about page)
- BEST AG NON-PROFIT on page 2 (the ag page)
- BEST RESTAURANT IN SALINAS on page 4 (the restaurant page)
You must vote for 20 categories. Vote for the categories...
Kenny is the Server of the Week!
Congratulations to Kenny for being named the Server of the Week!
Kenny has impressed guests at the DCA Dining Room consistently. From one guest, "Kenny has a wonderful personality. He was very attentive to our needs!"
Great job, Kenny!
This Week's Server of the Week is Albert!
Our Server of the Week is Albert!
Albert has been doing a fantastic job at the Drummond Culinary Academy Dining Room. Here are some of the things patrons have said about him:
"Amazing as usual! Albert was fun, knowledgeable, professional – all around awesome!”
“Great interaction [with Albert]. [He was] very willing to suggest and advise! Super fun. Thanks.”
“Amazing food and friendly staff! Thanks!!”
“Albert provided great service and the food was great.”
Congrats to Albert for doing such a stellar job!
Server of the Week: Sydnee
Our Server of the Week is Sydnee!
Sydnee is doing an amazing job during our Friday Night Dinners. One customer said, "I thoroughly enjoyed my second visit to Rancho Cielo . Sydnee was terrific – very thoughtful and considerate."
Another customer said, " Sydnee is committed to her part at Rancho Cielo . We had a grand time."
Other comments included:
"Everything was perfect. Maybe provide a spoon when coffee is served with cream and sugar."
"A great experience."
Fantastic job, Sydnee!
Ag students get an experiential anatomy lesson
Some of the students in the Ag program got to experience a hands-on anatomy lesson. While on a hike at the Ranch, students found a pile of bones. They decided to try and put the puzzle together. Students loved the challenge!