• Café LA Ray was spotted sipping tea with Food Services Interim Director, Manish Singh, at the AALA Fall Mixer on September 27, 2018.

    Ray 33

    Posted on 09/10/18


    The students of Canoga Park Elementary enjoyed Café LA Ray’s “Choose What You Want, Eat What You Choose” assembly which educated the students on healthy choices during breakfast and lunch.

    Canoga Park

    Posted on 09/10/18


    Ray is practicing his Dance skills with Paris Gray student at Cortines Performing Arts. Ray also stopped to take a photo with Genesis Jackson after Ivy Marx’s Health and Nutrition Presentation for the Dance Academy.

    Ray at Cortinez

    Posted 08/20/18


    Café LA Ray has been making surprise visits to the 2018 Food Service Managers Orientation happening throughout the District.  It is time to Refresh, Renew and Refocus. Café LA wishes you a GREAT new start!

    2018 Orientation

    Posted 08/02/18


    School is out for the summer, but nutritious food is still in! Café LA Ray joins the students for lunch a Mack Elementary to spread awareness of the delicious, healthy meals available for school age children this summer. 

    Mack EL

     Posted 06/19/2018


    Café LA Ray joined Beyond the Bell staff at their Summer Food Service Program Training on June 11th to Showing his appreciation for all they do in providing fun educational activities and serving nutritious meals throughout the summer to the students of LAUSD.

    BTB SFSP  

     Posted 06/11/2018

    Café LA Ray celebrates FAW at Sierra Park Elementary School with a group of first grades who got a very interactive cooking demosntration!

    Sierra Park

    Posted 05/10/2018

    Café LA Ray joins the students at Atwater Elementary School for the celebration of the Student of the Month Assembly!

    Atwater EL

    Posted April 10, 2018


Student Assemblies - Featuring Café LA Ray

  • Posted March 21, 2018


Café LA Ray Challenges YOU to join the Consolidated Charitable Campaign!

  • Posted March 6, 2018

    Operating the largest School Breakfast Program across the nation, LAUSD kicks off National Breakfast Week (March 5-9) with Café LA Ray by delivering the nutritious breakfast to students at Commonwealth Elementary School. In honor of National Breakfast Week, we encourage you to surprise students by personally delivering the most important meal to their classrooms!


    Posted March 6, 2018

    Café LA Ray visited Chase Elementary during their new hot supper program to encourage the student to participate and enjoy a well-balanced hot meal before going home.

    Ray at Chase

    Posted February 28, 2018


    The Mobile Dairy Classroom brought agriculture to Huntington Park Elementary on February 20th.  The assembly teaches how milk and dairy foods are produced and how they contribute to healthy eating.  Café LA Ray joined in on the fun!

    Ray with Calf

    Posted February 20, 2018



    On February 13th the Central Coordinated Health and Safety Committee met to establish recommended resources and strategies to support schools implement the Districts  wellness plan. The committee consists of parents, principals, school nurse, community partners (Dignity Health, LA Trust for Children’s Health, Beyond the Bell) and District Administrators. Partners from Food Services invited our special guest Cafe LA Ray!

     Posted February 13, 2018


Ray taste tested new food items with student at Maywood Academy!

  • Café LA Ray and students at Maywood Academy had the opportunity to taste test some new possibilities for next year's menu. Besides tasting the new items, they get to give us their feedback, which helps us make better choices.  Some of the items tasted included: Cheesy Burger Sliders, Spaghetti Bowl with Tomato Beef Sauce, Philly Steak Pinwheel, Egg & Cheese on A Whole Grain Bun and Pillsbury Filled Crescent Grape.

    Posted February 8, 2018