• Family & Consumer Science Department

    Family & Consumer Science Department

    Mission:

        The vision of the Family and Consumer Sciences Department at High Point High School is that as teachers we will create a learning environment that encourages and nurtures all students to develop life skills critical to becoming independent, caring, responsible, and productive members of our diverse society.

    Goals:

     1.   Increase awareness of the mission of the Family and Consumer Sciences Department.

     2.  Continue to implement reading and writing strategies that will support student success and achievement.

     3.  Continue to infuse career preparation activities into the classroom.

     4.  Incorporate cross curricular activities to help students connect Family and Consumer Sciences to other disciplines.

     5.  Provide opportunities for students to build character, relationships, responsibility, self awareness, and self esteem.

    Courses Offered:

    • Child Development 1 Human Growth and Development 
    • Child Growth and Development 2 
    • Child Growth and Development Internship 
    • Fashion 1 
    • Fashion II 
    • Food Trends and Technology 1 
    • Foods and Nutrition 1 
    • Financial Literacy for Teens 
    • Interior Design 
    • International culture and Cuisine 
    • ProStart 1 
    • ProStart 2 
    • ProStart Internship
     

     

    Please contact the Instructional or Department Chair at barbara.hughes@pgcps.org with any department related questions.