Events

See what’s happening to support our program in 2014-15

THIS WEEKEND

Aug 23 & 30, 2014-Country Financial “Chef’s Challenge”- five teams to compete the 1st week and the top three go on to win scholarships in the second week! Located downtown Olathe at the Farmer’s Market.

Coming up soon…

Sep 19, 2014-Tailgate Event (Olathe South) @ ODAC (Homecoming)

Oct 3-4-American Royal Event

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Aug 20, 2013-Open House at Olathe North-students purchase uniforms in the restaurant 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Aug 24 & 31, 2013-Country Financial “Chef’s Challenge”- five teams to compete the 1st week and the top three go on to win scholarships in the second week! Located downtown Olathe at the Farmer’s Market.

Aug 29, 2013-Open House Hors’deurves for the Olathe Advanced Technial Center (OATC)-our new neighbor

Sep 6, 2013-Tailgating event at the OE vs ON football game

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Sep 26, 2013-Olathe Noon Optimist Dinner

Oct 4 & 5-American Royal (View Pictures of the events)

Oct 10, 2013-City of Olathe (Human Resources) Awards Banquet

Oct 23, 2013-JCCC Career Expo

Oct 25, 2013-Les Arts Culinaires

Nov 22, 2013-Les Arts Culinaires

Dec 6, 2013-Ice Carving-City Of Olathe Event

Dec 8, 2013-Santa’s Fun Run

ProStart National Competition, Baltimore, MD 2013

Jan 13, 2014-Dr. Dan from KState presentation:

  • Dr. Daniel U. Thomson, PhD, DVM
  • Professor, Assistant Dean
  • Jones Professor of Production Medicine and Epidemiology
  • College of Veterinary Medicine

Jan 16, 2014-Career Counselors luncheon

Jan 28, 2014-Leadership luncheon

Jan 31, 2014-Les Arts Culinaires

Feb 28, 2014-Les Arts Culinaires

Mar 4 & 5, 2014-Kansas ProStart State Competition in Wichita

Mar 28, 2014-Les Arts Culinaires

Apr 3, 2014-Skills USA competition

Apr 7, 2014-KSDE KS teachers luncheon

Apr 8, 2014-ACF Meeting/dinner

Apr 16, 2014-Site Council dinner

May 1-6, 2014-National ProStart culinary competition in Minneapolis, MN (Video)

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What happened last year…

Winter/Spring 2012

May 15, 2013-The Cutting Edge Tour Media Alert
Seeking America’s Top Teen Chef-Students from Olathe Public Schools, Eudora, and Wichita competed to win an opportunity to cook for Vice President Joe Biden.
Dylan Magaster won the competition at Olathe North, but was not in the top 3 to compete yet again for the grand prize. Dylan did an awesome job and his dish was wonderful!

April 26 & 27-ProStart National Competition-Baltimore, MD

The Culinary team took 4th place in the National level of competition

The Management team took 12th place in the National level of competition

The Olathe Public Schools Culinary group swept the Kansas State Prostart Competition:

Mar 25, 2013-Event was held at the Wichita Hilton Airport Executive Conference Center.

1st place in Culinary, Managment, and Edible Centerpiece | 2nd place in Culinary, and Edible Centerpiece

February 4-Cedar Crest in Topeka, KS

  • Students will travel to an event at the Governor’s Mansion in Topeka, KS. Students will prepare and then serve dinner.

January 25-Les Arts Culinaires

  • Our monthly public restaurant event, Les Arts Culinaires. Dinners are $30 per person and include your choice of entrée, appetizer and dessert. The menu can be found on our website prior to the event. Reservations can be made by calling 913-780-7057.

Jan 18, 2012 – Food Services Winter Event

  • Scott Kingery, Director of Food Services wanted to celebrate the Olathe Schools Food Services associates. The Olathe Public Schools Culinary Arts students will prepare and host this event.

December 2-Santa’s Fun Run

Fall 2012

November 30 – Les Arts Culinaires

  • Our monthly public restaurant event, Les Arts Culinaires. Dinners are $30 per person and include your choice of entrée, appetizer and dessert. The menu can be found on our website approximately two weeks prior to the event. Reservations can be made by calling 913-780-7057.

November 12 – 16 Holiday Desserts Bake Sale (order form)

  • The culinary students will prepare delicious homemade desserts for you to   enjoy with all your holiday meals!

October 5 & 6 – American Royal (Governors Ball and Waddell and Reed)

October 26 – Les Arts Culinaires @ Olathe North High Schools

September 27 – Olathe Noon Optimist annual banquet.

What’s Been Happening this year!

 Santa’s Fun Run-Dec 2, 2012

 

Students volunteer their
time and talents for this
great cause!

 Les Arts Culinaires-Nov 30, 2012

 

Les Arts Culinaires-Oct 26, 2012

Our First Restaurant of the year went great!

Students did a great job!

 

Master Chef Guy Purneau
our Guest Chef!

August 25 & September 1-Country Challenge-Olathe Farmers Market

Six Teams competed in the Chef’s Challenge for Scholarships from Country Financial
Three teams (below) went home with funds to help them in the secondary education! Congratulations!
2012 Country Financial Winners
Mason Halfert and Zach Wong
2012 Country Financial Runner Up
Remy DePrima and Calie Francis
2012 Country Financial Runner Up
Becky More and Dalton Heatherington