Family and Consumer Sciences

Family and Consumer Sciences is a discipline that prepares young people for living in today's world. Experiences are provided in all areas to strengthen family life and to prepare students for the multiple roles of family member, wage earner, community member, and related careers. Family and Consumer Science prepares students for adult roles, including work and family responsibilities, career planning, job skills, time management, nutrition, food preparation, menu planning, parenting, healthy living, money management, decision making, problem solving, human relationships, and family development.