Membership Information



Welcome to Gibbon High School FCCLA


We feel there is a need to increase the FACS (Family and Consumer Sciences) courses and the FCCLA programs. Our goal is to help FCCLA members increase their leadership skills  by attending FCCLA District, State, and National Leadership Conferences. We will help new and current FCCLA members have a better understanding of the FCCLA program. All members will learn how to promote FCCLA during the beginning, middle, and end of the 2017-2018 school year.


What is FCCLA?



-FCCLA is a national student organization that helps men and women become strong and amazing   
 leaders in their families, communities, and careers

-FCCLA is an acronym for Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America

-FCCLA's tagline is "The Ultimate Leadership Experience" 

-FCCLA is a Career and Technical Student Organization (CTSO)

-FCCLA is the only CTSO that has family as the central focus 


Eligibility


-You are an eligible member if you have taken or are taking a course in Family and Consumer Sciences    
 grades 7th-12th grade.

- All affiliated FCCLA members will receive Teen Time magazines, and all of the other privileges that are available with being an FCCLA member. They will be able to participate in all District, State, and National Programs including STAR Events.



How to join FCCLA?


-Enroll in a FACS Class

-Pay the dues that are required

- District Dues: $3.00

- State Dues: $ 4.00

- National Dues: $ 9.00

-Overall Dues: $16.00



FCCLA Members will experience the following...


-You will develop leadership skills and strengthen home and family life

-You will encounter new people and make important decisions impacting those around you today,  
 tomorrow, and in the future

-All FCCLA members that are doing STAR (Students Taking Action with Recognition) projects are allowed to compete in District, State, and National competitions and events

-FCCLA members will develop public speaking skills and will have a considerable amount of scholarship opportunities

-FCCLA members will participate in projects that will help the community, they will also gain future college, career, and readiness skills



Membership


2013-2014: 28 Members

2014-2015: 29 Members

2015-2016: 38 Members

2016-2017: 38 Members

2017-2018: 37 Members


FCCLA Point System


Local Meeting = 1 Point

District Meeting = 1 Point

Peer Ed Conference = 1 Point

Concessions = 1 Point

Chapter Project = 1 Point

Scrapbook Retreat = 1 Point

Adopt-a-Highway = 1 Point

Pink Out = 1 Point

FCCLA Week = 1 Point

District STAR (Timing/Competing) = 1 Point 

Make Poster Publicizing Next Meeting = 1 Point

Lead Icebreaker Activity = 1 Point

Fundraiser = 1 Point

Power of One = 1 Point

*10 points are needed to be an active member and to attend the State Leadership Conference*


Membership Recruitment, Recognition, and Retainment


BFF's Recruited:

Alejandra Reyes

Jiromi Corona

Hernan Vargas

Jenifer Diaz-Herrera

Josa Nunez


Top RADA Cutlery Sales:

Morgan Wadkins-Meyer


Top Cookie Dough Sales:

Daniel Chramosta


Outstanding Members


Each member will be recognized at the Academic Awards Night with a special "Candy Gram" chosen just for them. 
District, State, and National STAR participants will receive a red rose. Members who completed Power of One, will also be receiving a red rose.
One member will be recognized for receiving the most points by participating in FCCLA projects & activities.