Family and Consumer Science
Preparing for College and Careers
Required Freshman Course
Grade 9, one semester
Preparing for the world outside of WCHS and helping you be successful while in high school, these are the goals of Preparing for
College and Careers class. Topics include communication, leadership, exploration of personal aptitudes, interests and goals; career
exploration, planning and building employability skills; transferring school skills to life and work; decision making and organizational
skills. Students in the course will develop a 6+ life plan for high school and beyond.