Contact • Stratford Chefs School



Administration Office

192 Ontario Street
Stratford, Ontario
N5A 3H4

Administration Hours

Monday 1pm to 5pm

Tuesday to Friday 10am to 5pm

Saturday 1pm to 5pm (October through February only)

Learning Centre

184 Ontario Street
Stratford, Ontario
N5A 3H4

Kitchens and Dinners

136 Ontario Street
Stratford, Ontario
N5A 7Y4
519.272.0222 (after 5pm ONLY for day of dinner reservation changes)

Board of Directors

Nigel Howard, Chair and President |

Jennifer Belanger

Lesley Biehn (ex-officio)

Amanda Bradley, Co-Chair, Fund Development Committee

Alex Kastner, Co-Chair, Fund Development Committee

Arakua Lamptey

Timothy J. Leonard, Treasurer

Dr. Dennis Nuhn, Chair, Governance

Carrie Rau (Class of 2004)

Kathy Vassilakos


Form Submissions

Looking to hire a recent grad?

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Interested in providing accommodations for our students?

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What Sets Stratford Chefs School Apart

Innovative, World-class Program*

Our unique program model is method-based, hands-on, experiential, work-integrated learning, safely adapted to Covid-19 protocols.

High Quality Program*

An enriched, immersive curriculum with exceptional standards and small classes. Collaborative, experiential learning through practical classes, Dinner Labs, and Dinners To Go, with strict adherence to Public Health requirements.

Expert Instructors

Our approachable Chef Instructors and Guest Chefs bring diverse experience and culinary backgrounds to our collaborative, real-world learning environment.

Not-for-Profit Model

Profits are reinvested into our program and facilities; fundraising helps keep tuition costs realistic.


SCS is widely recognized for training cooks who become the best chefs. Our reputation is built on Alumni success stories.


*This Employment Ontario Apprenticeship In-Class Training is funded in part by the Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario.  


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