Benefits of FCCLA

Why FCCLA?

FCCLA helps students:

  • develop a personal leadership style
  • have fun through shared group experiences
  • understand themselves and their relationships with others
  • develop a wider circle of friends
  • prepare for community living as a responsible citizen
  • experience the satisfaction of helping others
  • develop employability skills
  • identify concerns, make decisions, and carry out activities
  • improve home and family ties
  • explore the changing roles of men and women
  • gain recognition for accomplishments
  • work cooperatively with teachers in an informal atmosphere

FCCLA helps schools:

  • motivate and improve students' attitudes toward school and learning
  • gain community support for program
  • integrate life skills into Family and Consumer Science classes, making school and life relevant to one another
  • support school activities
  • carry out the schools' purpose of preparing employable citizens