York Community High School


FCCLA is a nonprofit national career and technical student organization for young men and women in family and consumer sciences education in public and private school through grade 12.

Students enrolled in Family and Consumer Science Classes are eligible to participate in FCCLA. Talk to your FCS teacher for more information!

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2015-2016 National Events Competition Guidelines


2016-2017 National Events Competition Guidelines coming soon!


Click here to go to the IL FCCLA Events Informatiion Page

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Agenda from 12/8 Meeting

  • Verify Competition Registration

  • Upcoming Dates

    • Next General Meeting - 1/19 7:15am

    • Competition Meeting - 2/2  7:15am

    • Friday February 3rd - Competition

    • Friday February 10th - Culinary STAR

  • Check in with Advisors/Chapters


  • Turn in Field Trip Form to FCS Office by 1/19

Congratulations FCCLA 2018 Regional Competitors

Congratulations to York students who participated in the Family Career and Community Leaders of America regional competitions at College of Dupage on January 26th and February 2nd. FCCLA is a Career and Technical Student Organization that provides personal growth, leadership development, and career preparation opportunities for students in Family and Consumer Sciences education. Students developed presentations, demonstrated skills, and showcased knowledge in areas such as fashion, food production, children's literature, interior design, and professional careers. Students received individual awards based on their overall score. Additionally the “Most Outstanding” (MO) distinction was awarded to the student who had the most exemplary project/performance out of all the competitors in their competition category.


The following students received first place in their competition category:

Jenna Gallichio (MO), Yusrah Haswarey (MO), Emma Johnson (MO), Katherine Larson (MO), Delaney Tase (MO), Elena Vezmar (MO), Elizabeth Benvenuto, Nina Fabrizius, Jolene Gundrum, Kathleen Levins, Gabriella Purpora, Grace Wiesenmayer, Kara Zec


The following students received second place in their competition category:

Maya Anikiej, Jacqueline Fisher, Alexandra Geary, Peyton Herman, Isabella Herrera, Tabitha Lee, Samuel Phillips, Kathryn Piechaczek, Ellaby Rohde, Kate Schermer, Lindsay Sepanski, Katherine Strawbridge, Jenin Teleron


The following students received third place in their competition category:

Joseph Cornell, Kevin Homan, Isabel LoPiano,  Aidan Mann,  Margaret Quick, Patrick Resing


All students have qualified to move on to the state competitions in April. Congratulations students!






2017-2018 Calendar


@YorkFCCLA Twitter Feed



General Meeting Dates 2017-2018

We meet once a month on Thursdays at 7:15am in room A123 unless otherwise noted***


These meetings are for general business. Additional meeting dates will be scheduled based on current FCCLA service projects, activities, and preparations for competitions. Please ask your advisor (i.e. your FCS teacher) for chapter specific information!


Thursday September 14
Thursday October 5
Thursday November 2
Thursday December 7
Thursday January 18
Thursday February 1
Thursday February 8
Thursday April 5

Other Important Dates:

Regional Competition at COD: Friday February 2nd


State Competition in Springfield, IL: Thursday April 12th and Friday April 13th


Tentative School Board Meeting with Recognition of State Medalists: TBA

FCCLA Advisors

Albert, Wendy
Career Tech Ed Division Chair, La Brigade Restaurant walbert@elmhurst205.org
Foss, Laurie
Family & Consumer Sciences Teacher lfoss@elmhurst205.org
Goldsmith, Lindsey
Family and Consumer Science Teacher lgoldsmith@elmhurst205.org
Marik, Sarah
Family & Consumer Science Teacher smarik@elmhurst205.org
Marten, Rachael
Family and Consumer Science Teacher rmarten@elmhurst205.org
McDonough, Ashley
Family and Consumer Science Teacher amcdonough@elmhurst205.org