Congratulations Class of 2022!
Salinas, CA -- Enrique "Ricky" Ruiz, Auto/Diesel Repair Student, was one of 22 students from the 2022 graduating class who were awarded High School Diplomas from Rancho Cielo Youth Campus in partnership with John Muir Charter School on Thursday, June 9th, 2022 at 6:00 p.m. The Commencement ceremony was held in Rancho Cielo's Sally Hughes Church Amphitheater. Rancho Cielo's Vocational Training Programs are high-skill career technical programs for Monterey County students such as Ricky who seek a Vocational Training Certificate as they earn their high school education.
Ricky spoke to the graduating class...
Rancho's Transitional Housing featured in the Californian
Rancho Cielo's Transitional Housing Program helps affected youth from throughout Monterey County. The young people we help are homeless, struggle with addiction, and or have had problems with law enforcement. One of those young people, Luis Fernando Corona, was featured in the Californian's recent write up of our program:
Rancho Cielo Youth Corps Members joined our community to show support for local veterans
Youth Corps Members joined Home Depot staff volunteers to refurbish and repair American Legion Post 31 in Salinas to show appreciation for Monterey County Veterans.
Walmart Gives RC $35K Grant
Drummond Culinary Academy is grateful to have received a $35,000 grant from Walmart Corporate State Giving Program! This first time grant provided support for student stipends, uniforms, transportation and meals. Thank you Walmart!
Tired of Throwing Kids into Prison... by Judge John Phillips
Tired of Throwing Kids Into Prison, I Built a Place to Keep Them Out by Judge John Phillips
Rancho Cielo Graduation Coverage
Rancho Cielo Grad Heads to Culinary School in Texas (The Californian)
Drummond Culinary Academy Certifies 25 Graduates (The Californian)
Rancho Cielo Celebrates Students' Solar Accomplishments (The Californian)