Family and Consumer Sciences Department
at Wissahickon High School
(formerly Home Economics)
This site provides information for students, parents, and community
Meet the teachers by visiting the "Faculty" page.
Find out about the preschool program at the high school by visiting
the"Well Program" page. It's not too late to register a preschool child for the
1999-2000 school year!
You can access information about each of the high school classes for the
1999-2000 academic year.
Click on the appropriate class to see a description, grading and student
make-up policies, curriculum, current
assignments, and more.
On the "Mission Statement" page, you can read our mission,
then link to the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences web page.
Links to topics concerning foods, nutrition, family, and parenting
issues can be found on the "Links of Interest" page.
Family and Consumer Sciences education empowers individuals and families across the
lifespan to manage the challenges of living and working in a diverse, global society. Our
unique focus is on families, work, and their interrelationships.