• School Closings/Delays:

    Due to Governor Wolf's order Admiral Peary School is closed indefinitely.   Update 4/1/2020

    Gov. Wolf issues 'Stay at Home' order for all of Pennsylvania

    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf has placed all of Pennsylvania under an order to stay at home, dramatically expanding the geographic footprint of the quarantine as state officials combat the coronavirus pandemic.

    The order will last at least through April 30. Separately, schools and nonessential businesses are closed until further notice.




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Culinary Arts



CIP Code 12.0508

Instructor: Ms. Bailey

Program Overview

The Culinary Arts Program provides students with the opportunity to learn culinary techniques thru practical application of all facets of food service. Students are trained for entry level employment in commercial, institutional, or self-owned food establishments. Instruction and learning include theory, lab, and work experiences related to proper selection, preparation, cooking and serving of quantity foods from fast food to banquet service. Nutrition, industry laws and regulations, safety, sanitation, and use/care of equipment, and hand tools are also emphasized.


Post Secondary Education

PA College of Technology

Johnson & Wales

PA Institute of Culinary Arts

IUP Academy of Culinary Arts

Le Cordon Bleu

PA Highlands Community College


Career Opportunities

Pantry Cook

Fast Food Cook

Short Order Cook

Banquet Cook

Pastry Baker

Cake Decorator

Dietary Aide

Kitchen Worker

Counter Attendant


Sanitation Aide



PA Skills Certificate

Serv Safe


Advanced Credit

PA College of Technology

PA Highlands Community College

Pittsburgh Technical College

Westmoreland County Community College


Statewide Articulation Agreements


Contact Us
Admiral Peary Area Vocational Technical School
948 Ben Franklin Hwy
Ebensburg, PA 15931
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Phone: (814) 472-6490
Fax: (814) 472-6494