Breaking Ground October 22

It's official. Please welcome the Emeril Lagasse Foundation Kitchen House & Culinary Garden to the school campus!

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The Bee Buzz Begins

Do you know how to spell the word that means “a part of a European newspaper or magazine devoted to material designed to entertain the general reader?” Is it 1)…

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OJA VPK is Gold Seal Approved

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In honor of our Kitchen classroom. Check out OJA featured on Emeril's Florida.

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The Emeril Lagasse Foundation Kitchen House & Culinary Garden is “Starting from Scratch”

OJA Students with Shovels

  ORLANDO, Fla. Oct. 22, 2014 – Today, Orlando Junior Academy (OJA) students grabbed their garden shovels and broke ground on the new Emeril Lagasse Foundation Kitchen House & Culinary Garden. This new modern kitchen house starts a brand new edible education experience for local students.   Through generous cooperation with Florida Hospital for Children… Read more →

Flood Update – October 17, 2014

Flood / Construction Update: I’ve been looking forward to sharing our progress with you.  As you know with the help of many hands we were able to rapidly dry out our facility which greatly limited the long-term damage.  The teachers have created a safe and engaging learning atmosphere, regardless of the location, and led their… Read more →

The Bee Buzz Begins

Do you know how to spell the word that means “a part of a European newspaper or magazine devoted to material designed to entertain the general reader?” Is it 1) feuileton, 2) failoutone, or 3) feuilleton? The top speller at last year’s Scripps National Spelling Bee competition knew the answer: feuilleton. On Thursday, October 9,… Read more →