Welcome to Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS)!

Mr. Scanlon 

Teacher Email: Albert.Scanlon@sufsdny.org

  Check out just some of the projects and activities happening in class 

Mr. Scanlon's Classes

What is FACS
Formerly known as Home Economics, Family and Consumer Sciences Education (FACS) is a NY State 

mandated program in middle school that prepares students for independent living and working within a 

diverse society.Students will meet core NY State learning standards to acquire the knowledge, skills, 

attitudes, and behaviors needed for lifelong success through character development, creative and critical 

thinking, interpersonal communication, and practical knowledge.In the course students learn to meet life 

challenges, which include balancing personal, home, family and work lives; acquiring marketable skills to 

be successful in life management, employment, and career development; promoting optimal nutrition and 

wellness; and managing resources to meet the material needs of individuals and families.

Grades: All grades will be posted on parent portal. 

Congratulations to Madison Updike for  for being selected for the MHV FACS 2017 Student of the Year Award! 

Congratulations to Caroline Siegrist for being selected for the MHV FACS 2016 Student of the Year Award!