Phone: 469-948-3303


Degrees and Certifications:


  • 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 2019-2020 School year is Tuesday, October 8th


    Competition fees

    District competition is $40 per person. Tuesday, November 12th

    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:


    Location: Irving Convention Center

    Testing Date: December 11, 2019

    Competition Date: January 14, 2020


    Location: Fort Worth

    Testing Date: February 4-6, 2020

    Competition Date: February 20-22, 2020


    Location: Nashville, TN

    Testing Date: At competition

    Competition Date: April 29-  May 2. 2020


    DECA Meeting Times

      • When: Tuesday
      • Time: 11:55-12:25
      • Where: Room A303
      • DECA competition practice will begin in the winter. Please check back for times.



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