WhooHooo!!! I am so honored to receive this award. I want to thank my husband, my friend Nancy S., and all those who support me and FACS education!!!!!!!!


Food & Nutrition

Food & Nutrition

Home & Careers 7

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Edible Arrangements made by Food & Nutrition classes. Click for instructions

Students in 6-8th grade used their FACS skills to sew 30 pillowcases for Ryan's Case for Smiles! These colorful creations will be going to Albany Med. for sick children in hopes to brighten their hospital room and day! 


NYSP Trooper Torhan and canine Weltsie we guest speakers on Career Day (October 21, 2016).
Chatham High School Career & Life Skills department put together the Career Day with over 40 guest speakers, representing all 16 Career Clusters. All high school students, faculty and staff attended. 

Check this out: New Food Labels coming soon! 

Articles supporting Family Consumer Science
Old School: Michelle Obama says Students need Cooking Skills from The Wall Street Journal
Bring Back Home Economics in Schools!
from Cooking Light, by Hillari Dowdle
Bring Back Home Ec! from The Boston Globe, author Ruth Graham
Who Says Home Ec isn't a Core Subject? from The Wall Street Journal, author Christine Gross-Loh
Why Home Economics should be Mandatory from Mother Jones by Tom Philpott
Budgets balance in today's home ec classes from Argus Leader by Beth Wischmeyer