The Applied Arts Department consist of the following areas:
Family and Consumer Science
Lake County High Schools Technology Campus
While specific goals may vary within each area, department emphasis is placed upon:
1. Developing sound character, the ability to get along with others, skills in planning and safety and a sense of responsibility toward active participation in a democratic society.
2. Providing a vocational program that will prepare students for entry into business and industry by equipping them with vocational knowledge and marketable skills.
3. Training students to use the resources at hand for the greatest personal and family satisfaction, and to make effective use of leisure time in creative, vocational activities. Applied Arts courses are open to all students.
One semester of Applied Arts is required for graduation.