Awards & Honors

 

Olathe District Schools Culinary Arts

Since its inception in the fall of 2003 the Olathe District Schools Culinary Arts program at Olathe North has produced:

Kansas State Champions

  • First Place Culinary Team 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017,2018

  • Second Place Culinary Team 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2015

  • Third Place Culinary Team 2012, 2016

  • First Place Management Team 2008, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2018

  • Second Place Management Team 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012

  • Third Place Management Team 2008, 2011, 2017

  • First Place Edible Center Piece 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018

  • Second Place Edible Center Piece 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2012, 2015, 2016, 2017

  • Third Place Edible Center Piece 2015,2016, 2017

 National Champions

  • First Place Culinary Team 2010, 2012,2015

  • Second Place Culinary Team 2009, 2011

  • Fourth Place Culinary Team 2013,2016,2017
  • Sixth Place Culinary Team 2007

  • Ninth Place Management Team 2015
  • 10th Place Management Team 2012

  • 12th Place Management Team 2013

  • 13th Place Management Team 2007

  • 15th Place Culinary Team 2006

  • 16th Place Culinary Team 2008

  • 22nd Place Management Team 2016

In the last three years, our students have been the recipients of over $1,738,500.00 in scholarships from various educational institutions and professional organizations. 

After completing our two year program the students are eligible for 12 college credit hours from the Art Institutes International – Kansas City or 7 college credit hours from Johnson County Community College.

Many of our students have gone on to attend secondary educational institutes such as, New England Culinary Institute, Orlando Culinary Academy – Le Cordon Bleu, Johnson and Wales – Denver, and Johnson County Community College.