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Black River FCCLA 

2017-2018 Chapter Officers: 
President- Carrie Cepec
First Vice President- Lacey Rasmus
Vice President of Public Relations-Lizzy Sousa
Vice President of Membership- Tyler Smith 
Mission- 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.

Motto- "Toward New Horizons"


  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


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.

Program Emphasis- FCCLA is the only in-school student organization with the family as its central focus. 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, and it provides opportunities for active student participation at local, state, and national levels.

Black River FCCLA Events
Event Reminders:
  • Thursday, January 18- Lunch Meeting in Mrs. D's room 5A and 5B!  
  • Thursday, January 25- Member Installation Ceremony 6 p.m. This is a night dedicated to recognizing our new members, and current member achievements. Please bring a parent, friend or family member.
  • Tuesday, January 30- Regional Meeting at Pioneer Career and Technology Center- 2:30-9:00 p.m.
  • February 12-16- National FCCLA Week!!! Fun activities will be planned in class to celebrate our Career and Technical Organization!
  • Saturday, March 10- Regional Competition at Pioneer Career and Technology Center---all career development event participants will compete with their FCCLA project on this day. 
  • Thursday, April 26 and Friday, April 27- FCCLA State Leadership Conference in Columbus, Ohio
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