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Summer SLAM

Effective Tuesday, July 16, all Summer SLAM classes and programs will be moved from Olson Middle School to Jefferson High School for the remainder of the summer schedule. For those who are registered, Extended Care will also be moved to Jefferson.

Jefferson is located two blocks east of Olson at 4001 W. 102nd St. Please enter through Door #1, the school’s main entrance.

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Secondary Family and Consumer Science

Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS) Mission Statement

The mission of Family and Consumer Sciences Education is to prepare students for aspects of their personal and professional lives. FACS provides opportunities for students to develop the foundational knowledge and skills necessary for:
  • Successful life management and career development by applying employability skills such as problem solving, critical thinking, integrity, cultural competence and collaboration.
  • Social-awareness and interpersonal communication to establish and maintain positive relationships in family, community and workplace.
  • Financial well-being through management of personal and family resources
  • Aligning nutrition and family wellness with individual and family needs by selecting and preparing nutritious food.
  • Functioning effectively as providers and consumers of goods and services.

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