Family & Consumer Sciences

A component of Career and Technical Education at Elkhorn Public Schools.

Family & Consumer Sciences… focusing on Careers and the Work of the Family in the 21st Century.


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Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS or FCS) programs empower students to manage the challenges of living and working in a diverse, global, and ever-changing society.

Students develop skills in decision making, problem solving, managing work and family, communication, technology, leadership, citizenship and workplace readiness.

In addition to supporting and complementing the family's role, Family and Consumer Sciences programs offer students the opportunity to select and prepare for related careers.