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 firstname.lastname@example.org . No drop ins will be allowed.
Drummond Culinary Academy Featured on FoodTank.com
Rancho Cielo Youth Campus was featured on FoodTank.com's list of "23 Restaurants Giving At-Risk Youth an Opportunity to Succeed."
Read the full story here .
The journey is 'to be continued' for 2019 Rancho Cielo graduates
Standing in a warm, sunny amphitheater Thursday as hawks wheeled overhead, dozens of Rancho Cielo graduates moved their tassels from right to left, signaling that their time at the school had ended.
About 20 students graduated from the Drummond Culinary Academy in the morning, followed by another 20 or so from the construction training and other programs later that afternoon.
It also conferred high school degrees from the John Muir Charter School on the youths.
Read the full article by Joe Szydlowski and Kate Cimini at TheCalifornian.com .
Rancho Cielo culinary academy opens doors for youths overcoming barriers
The cozily-lit dining room is rimmed with glass so patrons can look out onto a star-dotted Salinas night, distant crumpled mountains cradling the sky. Waiters slip between tables, delivering salads sprinkled with prosciutto and balsamic vinegar, followed by plates of tender pork chops and hand-made apple tarts.
Pass through the doors to the kitchen and you’ll see staff quietly churning out plate after plate of locally-grown, seasonal food, the sous-chef calling out orders one after the other.
One cook, stirring a risotto, calls over the head chef, Estevan Jimenez, asking him to taste it....
Rancho Cielo Grads Look to Bright Future
The Quail: A Motorsports Gathering Charitable Patron Ticket
Friday, August 24, 2018, marks the 16th Annual The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering , once again hosted on the stunning green lawns of Quail Lodge & Golf Club in beautiful Carmel, California!
Rancho Cielo was chosen to be the recipient of 50% of the proceeds from the Charitable Patron ticket, a special opportunity for guests to bypass the 2018 ticket lottery while making a difference in the local community. Rancho Cielo, a preferred Charity of The Quail, has been a long-time partner of Quail Lodge & Golf Club and The Quail since its commencement in...