Review Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 9/28/2023 - 6:00 PM
Category: Instruction & Programs - Votes
Type: Action
Subject: 17.19 Restaurant Associates and Newark Vocational High School
Strategic Plans:
Priority 2.6
2.6 Ensure curricula for college and career programs are executed with fidelity across all schools, increase the integration of academic core instruction into Career and Technological Education (CTE) programs of study, and provide higher education and internship opportunities.
File Attachment:
Restaurant Associates NVHS.RA MOU - revised final version.pdf
Summary: Whereas, the Newark Board of Education has chosen to engage with Restaurant Associates in support of Newark Vocational High School’s culinary program; and

Whereas students of theNewark Vocational High School will gain hands-on culinary training in the real-world during the academic school years 2023-2026; and

Whereas students will gain experience by learning about kitchen safety training, proper cooling and cooking DOH techniques, knife skills, food service, portioning and cleaning procedures; and

Whereas students will have this experience one session per academic cycle for six hours each session.
Funding : At no cost to the district.
Recommendation to the Board: Now, Therefore Be It Resolved, Newark Board of Education accepts the participation of Restaurant Associates.
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Dr. Maria Ortiz - Assistant Superintendent
Signed By:
Roger León - Superintendent
Vote Results:

Original Motion
Member Josephine Garcia Moved, Member A'Dorian Murray-Thomas seconded to approve the Original motion 'Now, Therefore Be It Resolved, Newark Board of Education accepts the participation of Restaurant Associates.'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 7 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 7 - 0
Josephine Garcia     Yes
Dawn Haynes     Yes
A'Dorian Murray-Thomas     Yes
Hasani Council     Yes
Daniel Gonzalez     Yes
Crystal Williams     Yes
Allison K. James-Frison     Yes