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 Regional Competitors

Congratulations to York students who participated in the Family Career and Community Leaders of America regional competitions at College of Dupage on February 3rd and February 10th. 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 nutrition, fashion, food production and design, 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: Olivia Becker (MO), Jenna Gallichio (MO), Jamie Killian (MO), Caitlyn Rambo, Elena Vezmar (MO), Meghan Sly, Julianna Gecsey (MO), Allison Evans (MO), Christine Millins, Lauren Noonan, Sophie Ward, and Sarah Pinkowski.


The following students received second place in their competition category: Samantha Flesch, Clarissa Gecsey, Elizabeth Benvenuto, Emily Schlecht, Elena Coletta, Nina Fabrizius, Ally Geary, Aileen Horn, Aleksija Iglendza, Ella Pittman, Kylie Travers, Mei Giuffre, Jolene Gundrum, Madison Miller, Gabriella Purpora, Katie Strawbridge, Kaitlyn Templeman, Ally Bassing, Ellaby Rohde, Iqra Shaikh, and Ayanna Johnson.

The following students received third place in their competition category: Allison Stramel, Kevin Homan, Isabella Lopiano, Annaliese Bartuch, and Stephanie Monaco.


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General Meeting Dates 2015-2016

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 1
Thursday September 29
Thursday October 20
Thursday November 17
Thursday December 8
Thursday January 19
Thursday February 2
Thursday March 16
Tuesday ***April 4

Other Important Dates:

Regional Competition at COD: Friday February 3rd


State Competition in Springfield, IL: Thursday April 6th and Friday April 7th


Tentative School Board Meeting with Recognition of State Medalists: Tuesday May 9th

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