Human Services 101
Explore high-skill, high-wage, or high-demand human services careers through classroom and laboratory experiences. Topics focus on positive teen personal development and management, interpersonal relationships, decision making skills, promotion of strong families, preparation for adult roles including child development, counseling and mental health, clothing selection and maintenance, and preparing nutritious foods throughout the life span. Students have the opportunity to join an award winning student leadership organization, Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) and participate in projects and competition.
FCCLA offers members the opportunity to expand their leadership potential and develop skills for life. These skills include planning, goal setting, problem solving, decision making and communication. A student must be taking or have taken a Family & Consumer Sciences course. They can be active members even if they are not currently enrolled in a course.