Junior Chef Academy II – April 2015

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Junior Chef Academy II – April 2015


Following the highly successful Junior Chef Academy Programme in the Autumn Term 2014, Highbury College is delighted to announce that the next Junior Chef Academy will begin in April and bookings are open.


This will be a 9 week programme, aimed at students in Years 10 & 11, with sessions running after school from 4:00-7:00pm at Highbury City of Portsmouth Centre, Winston Churchill Avenue, PO1 2DH.


During the course, students will have a visit to a professional kitchen in the area and the course will end with a Graduation and Dinner on Thursday 21 May, to which parents and guest will be invited, a cost of £10.00 per head.


Summary details

Cost: £50.00 per person, inclusive of a set of Chefs Whites, the cost of all ingredients and the use of all College equipment, including knives.


Wednesday 8 April – Introduction Session
Thursday 9 April
Wednesday 15 April
Thursday 16 April
Thursday 23 April
Thursday 30 April
Thursday 7 May
Thursday 14 May
Thursday 21 May – Graduation
(total 9 weeks)


Pasta making in the kitchens at Highbury City of Portsmouth CentreBooking

Please could you email [email protected] by Monday 30 March at the latest to register your interest. You will then be sent a booking form and confirmation of a place.


Some comments following the Autumn Junior Chef Academy

” Just a note to thank you for your help with the Junior Chef Academy. I have had a great time and have learnt lots of new skills. The meal on Saturday went really well and I think everyone enjoyed it.” (Participant)

” … absolutely loved being in the Junior Chef Academy, she learned so much in her 10 weeks and gained so much confidence and experience. A big thank you from us for giving her the opportunity, she really enjoyed herself. “ (Parent )

” … has really enjoyed the course and would be happy to do another. Thanks very much to all for making her experience such a wonderful one. “ (Parent feedback)