What is FCCLA?

What is FCCLA?

Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (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.

What is the FCCLA Board of directors?

The National Board of Directors is the governing body of FCCLA and is composed of adult representatives from education and business and four youth representatives. State associations and local chapters elect their own youth officers.

How can you make it count with FCCLA?

Make it Count with FCCLA! Explore FCCLA’s four Career Pathways and build real world skills by developing projects, participating in Competitive Events, and engaging with youth leaders from around the nation! Take part in the various conferences available to you this year! Make it Count at 2022 Chapter Adviser Summit. Register Today!

What scholarships does FCCLA offer?

FCCLA offers numerous merit-based scholarships to help members pursue higher education plans and career goals. Scholarships are awarded annually at FCCLA’s National Leadership Conference.


Did you make it count at the 2022 FCCLA National Leadership Conference?

Make it Count at the 2022 National Leadership Conference! FCCLA is pleased to offer the 2022 National Leadership Conference June 29-July 3 in San Diego, CA. All affiliated members and advisers are invited to attend and celebrate how you made it count during your 2021-2022 school year.

Who are the members of the FCCLA National Executive Council?

Ten National Officers (students) are elected by voting delegates at the annual National Leadership Conference and together make up the National Executive Council. The National Board of Directors is the governing body of FCCLA and is composed of adult representatives from education and business and four youth representatives.

What does it take to participate in the FCCLA program?

Participants must prepare a portfolio, conduct classroom observations, plan and execute a lesson, develop an FCCLA integration plan, and deliver an oral presentation.


When is the deadline to apply for FCCLA membership?

All applications, including supporting documentation, are due by February 1, 2021 by 5:00 pm. “For 75 years FCCLA has given a family, friends, and a home to thousands of members across the country including me!

What are the benefits of FCCLA membership?

Through their projects, members experience character development and improve their critical and creative thinking, interpersonal communication, practical knowledge, and career preparation. FCCLA members learn more about themselves, others, and the world so that they can make a difference now and in the future.

Who can get involved in FCCLA?

Honorary FHA/HERO members, current and former Family and Consumer Sciences professionals, teachers, parents, school administrators, employers, and business and community leaders who support the mission and purposes of FCCLA are encouraged to get involved too.

Why join FCCLA alumni&associates?

Demonstrate your loyalty and support of FCCLA, the only Career and Technical Student Organization with the family as its central focus, by enrolling in Alumni & Associates and making a contribution. Why Join A&A? See where the Ultimate Leadership Experience has taken FCCLA alumni.

What is the Career Connection in FCCLA?

Describe Career Connection. Career Connection is an FCCLA national program that guides students to link their options and skills for success in families, careers and communities.

Why join the Merchistonian club?

From curling to cricket and sailing to fishing (and everything in-between), members can get involved and enjoy the strong levels of competition that they relished at School. The Merchistonian Club Magazine is filled with personal interest stories, news about former classmates, career stories, contact details and future events.