Phone Number: 724-463-8562
This comprehensive Family and Consumer Science class provides basic life skills every individual will use in his/her lifetime. In the area of financial and resource management, students will expand their knowledge of budgeting, types of financial institutions, credit and consumer responsibilities and choices. The concept of balancing personal, family and community responsibilities will be interwoven with decision-making and information on housing, foods and wellness. Students will also explore the developmental stages of child development along with practices appropriate for each stage. This course will fulfill the Family and Consumer Science Graduation Requirement.