Family and Consumer Sciences I

Students gain a foundation for managing individual, family, career and community roles and responsibilities. Students focus on areas of individual growth such as personal goal achievement, responsibilities within the family and accountability for personal safety and health. They also explore and practice financial management, clothing maintenance, food preparation, positive and caring relationships with others and self-assessment as related to career exploration. Students apply problem-solving and leadership skills as they progress through the course. Mathematics, Science, English, Social Sciences, Fine Arts and Technology are integrated throughout the course.



School Level

Middle School




one semester