The Scuola Italiana Pizzaioli is the oldest and most prestigious pizza school located in Italy. The North American Pizza and Culinary Academy is the the 2nd official pizza school in the USA located just outside Chicago in Lisle, IL. It is led by Master Instructor and member of the World Pizza Team, Leo Spizzirri. Currently there are only 20 pizza schools worldwide. The scuola certifies pizza chefs from all over the world with about 100 masters in the world.
At the North American Pizza and Culinary Academy our goal is to get everyone as excited about food as we are. Cooking is a life skill that gives back in the most rewarding ways, you get to eat your work! From novice to full fledged fellow foodies, our cooking classes are designed for people of ALL ages and skill sets.
Our state of the art cooking school specializes in interactive education. The hands-on and demonstration cooking classes are led by dynamic professional chefs versed in all cuisines, and our pizza classes are led by a Master Instructor. We also host hands on and demonstration classes for private parties, corporate events for team building and client appreciation events.
We’re here to show you how easy, fun and rewarding cooking be.