The Pickens County High School Culinary Arts Lab hosted an open house to show off their new facility with commercial grade appliances. The curriculum prepares students for positions as chefs, cooks, and food preparation workers. With 100 students this semester, instructor Sue Gibbons is teaching extended day, which is four classes and no planning period. There was a $48,000 savings from the $227,000 estimated by using local contractors and free labor from the inmate work detail during the summer, when school was out. The CDH Architect Melissa Cantrell is a 1992 Pickens High School graduate.
Introduction to Culinary Arts is a course designed to introduce students to fundamental food
preparation terms, concepts, and methods in Culinary Arts where laboratory practice will parallel
class work. Fundamental techniques, skills, and terminology are covered and mastered with an
emphasis on basic kitchen and dining room safety, sanitation, equipment maintenance and
operation procedures. Course also provides an overview of the professionalism in the culinary
industry and career opportunities leading into a career pathway to Culinary Arts.
Culinary Arts I is designed to create a complete foundation and understanding of Culinary Arts
leading to post secondary education or a foodservice career. Building from techniques and skills
learned in Foundation of Culinary Arts, this fundamentals course begins to involve in-depth
knowledge and hands on skill mastery of Culinary Arts.
Culinary Arts II is an advanced and rigorous in-depth course designed for the student who has
continued the Culinary Arts Pathway and wishes to continue their education at the post
secondary level or enter the foodservice industry as a proficient and well rounded individual.
Strong importance is given to refining hands on production of the classic fundamentals in the
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