Family and Consumer Sciences
Career and Technical Education
DESCRIPTION: Family and Consumer Sciences is designed to provide students the basic information and skills needed to function effectively. They are expected to function within the family and within a changing complex society. The students will study child growth and development, wardrobe planning and selection, garment construction, consumer practices, nutrition, meal planning, preparation and service, family and individual health, interpersonal relationships, and FCCLA (Family, Career and Community Leaders of America). This course should help students develop basic life skills that promote a positive influence on their quality of life.