Channel Islands High School Garden Mural Complete

Students are next to completed mural.

The Farm to School Program sponsored a year-long mural project at CIHS where AP Art Students worked with a local mural artist and their teacher, Mr. Cardinez, to design and paint a mural over 50 feet long and 6 feet high.  Alejandra Orozco and Lynn Abagatnan were the lead artists for the mural, while many […]

Nutrition Services and Farm to School team visit C.A.K.E -Culinary Arts Kids Eat- program at Santee Education Complex in Los Angeles

School team visit Culinary Arts Kids Eat.

Nutrition Services staff were invited to learn more about the outstanding Culinary Arts-Kids Eat program at Santee Education Complex in South Los Angeles this spring. Our staff partnered up with students while they prepared recipes from their cookbook- From Our Hood to Yours”. We enjoyed Strawberry Balsamic Chicken Salad, Roasted Red Pepper Paninis, Lemon Lavender […]

OUHSD Farm to School and Wellness Programs honored with the Richard R. Rush Community Partner Award from CSUCI’s Center for Community Engagement

Representatives from Community Engagement get awards.

The Farm to School Program Coordinator Anna Jackson and OUHSD HealthCorps Coordinator Jessica Silon received the Richard R. Rush Community Partner Award from CSUCI’s Center for Community Engagement this year, for mentoring CSUCI Public Health student projects during OUHSD health fairs. With sincere gratitude and honor, we accept this award on behalf of the many […]