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National ProStart Invitational

Save the Date: 2015 National ProStart Invitational

April 18-20, 2015
Disneyland® Hotel
Anaheim, California

The National ProStart Invitational® is the country’s premier high school competition focused on restaurant management and culinary arts.  The 13th Annual National ProStart Invitational was held in Minneapolis, Minnesota from May 3-5, 2014.

Top ProStart® students from 43 states and territories competed in the event. This talented group of students showcased their passion and skills in front of nearly 1,000 friends and family, educators and industry leaders. In addition to those who watched the competition on-site, nearly 10,000 people followed the event via a live stream. 

Congratulations to the 2014 winning teams:


Culinary Management

1st - Simon Sanchez High School (Guam)

2nd - Olathe District Schools (KS)

3rd - South Forsyth High School (GA)

4th - Polaris Career Center (OH)

5th - Bonney Lake High School (WA)

1st - Rockwall High School (TX)

2nd - Carver Center for Arts & Technology (MD)

3rd - Mark Twain High School (MO)

4th - Polaris Career Center (OH)

5th - Wando High School (SC)



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