FCCLA - Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America

Where: Mrs. Hesson's room (201)
Who: All Buford Middle School students are invited to join.
What: Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America is a nonprofit national career and technical student organization offered at BMS. FCCLA meetings will be held once a month from 3:00-4:00 in Mrs. Hesson’s room. Through FCCLA students will have the opportunity to enter projects they have made in class into competitions against students across the state! Students will also have the opportunity to participate in various community service projects, attend leadership conferences/ field trips, attend social events, and develop skills for the workforce. FCCLA is a great way to meet people and to get involved in your community and school. Involvement in FCCLA offers members the opportunity to expand their leadership potential and develop skills for life: planning, goal setting, problem-solving, decision-making, and interpersonal communication necessary in the home and workplace. ​​
2023-24 Dates of Meetings: 
September 5th
October 10th
October 26th (Trick-or-Treat for Cans)
November 8th
December TBA
January TBA
February 13th
March 12th
April 16th
May TBA (End of the Year Celebration)
Special Notes:
  • Families may pick up students participating in FCCLA in the front of the building under the portico promptly at 4:00 p.m. If students' rides are late they will be sent to Wolfpack and charged the weekly rate.
  • $20 membership fee (MyPayments Plus, cash or check payable to BMS)
  • FCCLA T-Shirts are available for $15.
  • For updates and reminders regarding FCCLA, please follow us on Instagram @bmsfccla.
  • If you are interested in being an FCCLA officer (President, Vice President, etc.), please pick up an application from Mrs. Hesson's room.

Parents may find information pertaining to the Wolfpack program here. Please be aware that all students participating in FCCLA are required to be registered for Wolfpack.