Family & Consumer Science
Family and Consumer Sciences is an academic discipline that combines aspects of social and natural science. Family & Consumer Sciences was previously known as Home Economics until the 1990's when the official title was changed to Family & Consumer Sciences, encompassing more aspects outside of home life and wellness. Family and Consumer Sciences deals with the relationship between individuals, families, and communities, and the environment in which they live. At Winona Senior High School, Family & Consumer Science offers courses in many disciplines including nutrition, food preparation, parenting, early childhood education, apparel design, as well as other related subjects. Family and Consumer Sciences Education is viewed as the focus of individuals and families living in society throughout the life span.