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Career Success In Culinary

Posted Date: 04/08/2024

Career Success In Culinary

Do you know your Marvel characters? LHS Culinary Teacher Khris Oaks #expectsexcellence and shares the results of her Skills USA State Competition in Corpus Christi last week! These students created Marvel Character cakes, and they did so well in that competition! They brought home six State Superior Ratings, two Best of Show, one Best of Cluster, one Overall Best of Show, and one second-place rating. The results are:

Turtle: Madi Hernandez-State Superior

Hulk: Destini Blair & Matt Almager-State Superior

Avenger Tower: Gavin French, Gage French, Brian Billington & Brent Billington-State Superior

Joker/Batman: Leilani Sanchez, Dusty Dodson & Audrey Valderas-State Superior

Thor: Jayda Sanchez, Jendall Maldonado, Sofia Cisneros & Ariani Lopez-State Superior

Super Woman: Mackenzie Dominguez, Destini Jones & N'Ya Washington-2nd Place

Incredibles: Gemini Coronado, Trinity Wafer & Evangalene Loa -State Superior

Superman/Hulk: Brody Moore-State Superior and Best of Show for the Commercial Baking 1-2 Tiered Cakes

Monkey Warrior: Lyric Muniz, Adrian Rodriquez, Nick Cruz & Jacob Rodriquez. Best of Show for the Commercial Baking Showpiece, Best of Show Cluster, and out of 1200 job exhibits, they won the Overall Best of Show award.


"This is Marvelous!" We are so proud of Mrs. Oaks' Culinary program that enables Career Success after high school!