• Family, Career and Community Leaders of America is a nonprofit national career and technical student organization for young men and women in Family and Consumer Sciences education in public and private schools through grade 12. Everyone is part of a family, and FCCLA is the only national Career and Technical Student Organization with the family as its central focus.



    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.


    1. To provide opportunities for personal development and preparation for adult life
    2. To strengthen the function of the family as a basic unit of society
    3. To encourage democracy through cooperative action in the home and community
    4. To encourage individual and group involvement in helping achieve global cooperation and harmony
    5. To promote greater understanding between youth and adults
    6. To provide opportunities for making decisions and for assuming responsibilities.
    7. To prepare for the multiple roles of men and women in today's society
    8. To promote Family and Consumer Sciences and related occupations
  • All students are welcome to attend meetings.  Students who choose to complete in FCCLA Competitions or attend Leadership conferences must be enrolled in an Family & Consumer Science Course. 

  • Meeting on Tuesdays & Thursdays

    Room 271 @ 3:00pm


  • E-mail Ms.Sweeney.


  • Ms.Nichole Sweeney

    E-mail: NSweeney@leyden212.org

    Room: 271