Poteau High School
Sponsor: Genia Shannon

PHS FCCLA (Family, Career, Community Leaders of America) is a student led organization focusing on family, career and community activities. It is an organization for students who are enrolled or have been enrolled in family and consumer sciences classes for at least one semester.

Each member will receive a copy of the bi-monthly FCCLA magazine, TEEN TIMES. FCCLA chapters receive one copy of the Oklahoma newsletter, FCCLA Connection, which is published twice per year.

FCCLA Website

Motto: Toward new horizons
Colors: Red and White
Flower: Red Rose

ACTIVITIES/PROJECTS:

August

Membership Opens

Officer Training

September

Committee Sign-up

Committee Selections

October

Halloween Safety Projects

Halloween Party

November

Community Service Speeches

Teen Issues Speeches

December

S.T.A.R. Events

Christmas Party

January

March of Dimes

Clothing Drive

February

FCCLA Week

 

March

Spring Break

 

April

Relay for Life

State Convention OKC

May

Drunk Driving Awareness

End of Year

* These are always subject to change when/if something better comes along!

HISTORY of FCCLA

February 1917: Smith Hughes Act Signed
June 1945: FHA founded in Chicago
February 1946: Oklahoma FHA chartered as 18th State Association
July 1965: FHA and New Homemakers merged
May 1971: HERO Chapters established
October 1994: Home Economics changed to FACS
July 1999: FHA/HERO changed to FCCLA
October 1999: New emblem adopted

NATIONAL STAR EVENTS

Applied Technology

Focus on Children

Career Investigation

Hospitality

Chapter Service Project

Illustrated Talk

Chapter Showcase

Interpersonal Communications

Culinary Arts

National Programs in Action

Entrepreneurship

Parliamentary Procedure

PLANNING PROCESS

  • Identify Concerns
  • Set Your Goal
  • Form a Plan
  • Act
  • Follow Up

FCCLA CREED

 

We are the Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America. We face the future with warm courage and high hope.
For we have the clear consciousness of seeking old and precious values. For we are the builders of homes, homes for America's future, homes where living will be the expression of everything that is good and fair, homes where truth and love and security and faith will be realities, not dreams.
We are the Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America.
We face the future with warm courage and high hope.