What is FCCLA and FCS?
FCCLA stands for Family, Career and Community Leaders of America, this organization welcomes students in grades 8-12 to take part in many activities that benefit our community, work towards raising money for the organization, compete in District, State, and National events to earn awards, and attend conferences to learn more about FCCLA and to become better leaders for our Nation. FCCLA is a Family and Consumer Sciences Based organization that works toward bettering the community and learning about family Living.
National FCCLA Mission
"To promote personal growth and leadership development through Family and Consumer Sciences education. Focusing on the multiple roles of family member, wage earner and community leader, members develop skills for life through: character development, creative and critical thinking, interpersonal communication, practical knowledge, and career preparation."
"FCCLA us the only in-school student organization with the family as the central focus. FCCLA is a career and technical student organization that functions as an integral part of the Family and Consumer Sciences education curriculum and operates within the school system, and it provides opportunities for active student participation at local, state, and national levels."
FCS Courses at FHS
Family and Consumer Science courses are very popular at FHS, and luckily our school offers a variety of classes to choose from. All FCS courses are taught by the FCCLA and FSC teacher Mrs.Tammi Mans.