It all started with a child and a dream “Mom, you have to work with other kids.” 7 years ago […]
September’s heat wave brought some cool dishes to the table.
The temperature is rising fast as summer is coming to an end. In an attempt to beat the heat, the […]
Zucchini boats and the start of this year’s cooking class!
The first week of school also brought us our first cooking class of the year. This is how Ms. Elsita […]
Never too soon for adventure!!
What do you get when you blend public transportation, a perfect San Diego day, a beautiful shell as your stage, […]
The remodel starts! The Colmena Academy Courtyard 2022-2023
There is a lovely story about our courtyard and how we spent 2021-2022 cultivating different plants and creating a wildlife-supportive […]
Mr. Kurt’s first day of school
The second day of school was once again full of excitement and celebration as we welcomed Mr. Kurt to our […]
Back to school on August 16!
This school year started off filled with celebrations! We kicked off the year with Ms. Olga’s birthday. Our traditional handmade […]
Congratulations Ms. Elsita!
Our cooking teacher, Ms. Elsita, and her team “Los Chatos” won the 1st prize in paella presentation award at the […]
Earth Day is every day!
The Colmena Academy bees celebrated Earth day in many ways. The morning started with a Friday trash pick-up, this is […]
The signature dish for Chef Alfonso
Continuing with our signature dish series, we turn our attention to Chef Alfonso Julian, and his take on steak and […]