MRS. HOLT'S FACS CLASSES
I am so excited that you are enrolled in one of the FACS Classes that I teach at Westlake High School. Throughout the school year, this website will become a great resource for you with important information of what is going on in my classes as well as other items happening around the school. Please click on the links for my classes to receive more information regarding these courses as well as keep up on daily assignments.
I try to keep this website up to date so that you can find information needed to assist you in receiving the best education possible. If you have any questions about a grade or find an error please contact me and I will try to resolve the matter in a timely fashion.
WHAT IS FACS EDUCATION?
The Mission of Family and Consumer Sciences Education (FACS) helps prepare students for family life, work life, and careers in family and consumer sciences by providing opportunities to develop the knowledge, skills, attitudes, and behaviors needed through character development, creative and critical thinking, interpersonal communication, practical knowledge, and vocational preparation
WHAT IS FCCLA?
The mission of FCCLA is to promote personal growth and leadership development through Family and Consumer Sciences education. Focusing on the multiple roles of family member, wage earner and community leader, members develop skills for life through: character development, creative and critical thinking, interpersonal communication, practical knowledge, and career preparation.
FCCLA is the only in-school student organization with the family as its central focus. FCCLA is a career and technical student organization that functions as an integral part of the Family and Consumer Sciences education curriculum and operates within the school system, and it provides opportunities for active student participation at local, state, and national levels.