Culinary Arts is a two-year program designed to train students in various food preparation techniques, the use of industrial kitchen equipment and utensils, and restaurant service management. Students work together to run the Sword and Shield Restaurant located at Normandy High School. Other skills covered include recipe conversions, menu planning, large scale catering, and banquet service set-up and preparation.
Learn more about the culinary arts program at www.parmacityschools.org/culinary
View the Normandy Sword and Shield Restaurant menu and order online at http://normandyswordandshield.weebly.com/
LocationNormandy High School CreditsJunior Year - 3Senior Year - 4 Personal QualitiesStudents need to be self-motivated and have a passion for the foodservice industry. Students also need to enjoy working with others and succeeding under pressure. Post-SecondaryAssociated in Food Service/Restaurant ManagementContinue on to a Bachelor's Degree College CreditAvailable college credit awarded upon meeting articulation agreements CompetitionsOhio Culinary InvitationalAffair With PorkProstart Ohio InvitationalFCCLA Ohio Invitational CertificationsServSafeProstart Certification of Achievement Community ServiceThe Sword and Shield Restaurant Student OrganizationsFCCLA (Family, Career, and Community Leaders of AmericaNational Restaurant Association Equipment UsedPOS SystemCommercial Grade Restaurant Equipment Teacher Contact InformationIann Johnson: Senior Instructor(440) 885-8385Christie Gibbons: Junior Instructor(440) 885-8385