DECA

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DECA

  • What is DECA?

    DECA is an organization that prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs for careers in marketing, finance, hospitality, and management in high schools and colleges around the world. Students can pick an area of interest, practice their skills, and compete in multi-level competitions.

     

    Check out more about DECA at LHS by the presentation linked HERE

     

    DECA Dues

    Membership dues are $16 per person. Due date for 2020-2021 school year is 11/2/2020.

     Can be paid online here: https://lewisville.revtrak.net/hs/lewisville-hs/lhs-deca/

    Competition fees

    District competition is $25 per person +10 if you want a shirt.  Deadline 11/20/20.

    State competition is TBD per person. Deadline TBD

    International competition is TBD per person. Deadline TBD.

     

    Please note: LISD allocates funds to support DECA. However, the funds do not cover all of the competition expenses. Therefore, students should be prepared to fundraise or pay for the remaining balance.


    Additional information about DECA and scholarship information can be found at the DECA website.

    Competition dates:

    District

    Location: Virtual

    • December 3-5 | ROLE PLAY AND CASE STUDY SCENARIOS AVAILABLE on www.texasdeca.org
        • December 3 | Principles Events, Personal Financial Literacy and Team Decision Making Events

        • December 4 | Individual Series Events

        • December 5 | LAST CHANCE – ALL ROLE PLAY EVENTS AVAILABLE

    • December 7 – December 10 | COMPETITION WINDOW

    • Testing | Since DECA competitors will be a blend of in-person and virtual learners, all District level exams will be taken “Open-Book”

    o The exams will have a reduced time allotment (75 Minutes), only one question will appear on the screen at a time, and all questions will be randomized

      • Written event submission | Projects must be a PDF file, same as in previous years

      • Video submissions (role plays and prepared presentations) | videos will be uploaded, and a link

        will be provided to the judge

    • December 11 – 23 | SCORING/EVALUATION OCCURS
    • January 4 – January 8 | SCORES WILL BE SORTED AND PLACED FOR EACH DISTRICT
    • January 10 | MEDALLIONS MAILED TO CHAPTER ADVISORS
    • Note: some Districts may elect to deliver the medallions to the chapters.
    • Mid-January | VIRTUAL AWARDS PROGRAMS hosted by District Officer Teams. Each District Director will provide details once a date has been set.

    State  

    Location: Dallas

    Testing Date: TBD

    Competition Date: MARCH 4-6, 2021

    International

    Location: Anaheim, CA

    Testing Date: At the competition

    Competition Date: April 24- April 27, 2021

     

    DECA Meeting Times

    Meetings

    Currently, meetings are held virtually at 4:15 on Wednesday. 

    E-mail to join the meeting.  cooperv@lisd.net or naragong@lisd.net

    Questions? 

    Contact Mrs. Cooper, Room A302 or Ms. Naragon, Room E238 (or e-mail)

     

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