A letter to my students

A letter to my students

In Escuela Caracol, everything is done with love and the honest commitment of hearts dedicated to the holistic development of our students and our community. Today we want to share this letter, written by Carmen María Alvarado Benítez, a teacher who accompanied our recently graduated sixth primary group for the last few years.

The Snail’s Mural, walking he goes…

The Snail’s Mural, walking he goes…

This has been a different and difficult, but very special year. It has given us the chance to learn to cherish some simple things that usually go unnoticed; The warmth of the company, the children’s energy in the classroom, the constant smiles, and the not...
kite-making workshop for the community

kite-making workshop for the community

  A few weeks ago, our staff of teachers offered two kite-making workshops to the children from the families that were evacuated after a landslide that affected our town. The activity took place at the municipal shelter and was promoted by the community committee...
An Old Friend Lends a Hand, Again

An Old Friend Lends a Hand, Again

In a time of great challenge for the Escuela Caracol and San Marcos community, a dear old friend of the school has emerged to offer assistance.  Ryan Lindsay, an incredible human being that, many years ago, spent a few months as a volunteer at our school, working...