Edna High School

Ensuring a Quality Education for All

1303 W. Gayle St. • Edna, TX 77957 • Phone: 361-782-5255

Mrs. Jennifer Burns



Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Jennifer Burns

Family and Consumer Science
Human Growth and Development
Child Guidance/Development
Fashion Design/Fashion Marketing
Culinary Arts
FCCLA Advisor
CX Debate Coach
 FCS Syllabus



Degrees and Certifications:

FCS Syllabus

Mrs. Jennifer Burns


Welcome to a new school year!   So happy to have you here!


Program Overview:  Family and Consumer Science classes are comprehensive courses designed to provide students with the core knowledge and skills needed to manage their lives. Project based instruction provides students with opportunities to utilize higher order thinking, communication, and leadership skills impacting families and communities. Concepts incorporate interpersonal relationships, career, community, and family connections, family, nutrition and wellness, consumer and family resources, fashion and apparel, food production and service, parenting, and housing into relevant curriculum.




1 – 1” or 2” Binder

1 Package DividersPaper

#2 pencils

Black or blue pens

Other supplies as needed 

Grades will be weighted as follows:

  • Major                      50%
  • Minor                      50% 

Make-up work policy:

See student handbook

Student Expectations:

  • ALL Students are expected to follow all the rules and procedures printed in the student handbook.
  • ALL Students should come to class prepared with notebooks and pens or pencils. * Students should attend to personal needs before coming to class. NO ONE will be allowed to leave class unless called out by the office.
  • ALL Students are to actively participate in class.
  • ALL Students are to remain seated unless they have permission to do otherwise.
  • ALL Students are to raise their hands in order to be acknowledged during class time.
  • ALL Students are to practice safety and sanitation procedures when in the kitchens.  “Playing around is not tolerated.”
  • All Students are to work only on Family and Consumer Science subjects during class time. 


  • S             Safety and Sanitation is mandatory for our classroom.
  • M            Mange your time efficiently so all work and clean-up is completed before the end of class.
  • A             Actively participate in class and all labs.
  • R             Respect yourself, others, and school property.
  • T             Think before you act or speak.