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DECA

Life moves pretty fast — one day you’re a freshman just beginning your high school journey and the next thing you know you’re standing in line waiting to receive your diploma and walk across that stage.

 

Are you READY FOR IT?

 

Are you ready for college? Deciding what major to pursue, working on group projects and delivering presentations to your professors and peers?

 

Are you ready for your career? Knowing what career paths interest you the most, going on interviews and networking with business professionals?

 

Are you ready for the rest of your life? Juggling assignments, leading teams and making tough decisions every day that impact those around you?

 

Thanks to DECA, you’re READY FOR IT.

 

You’re ready to pursue the major you know you’ll enjoy because you’ve already experienced industries like marketing, finance, business administration and hospitality. You’re ready to get your dream job because after a DECA role-play, a job interview is a walk in the park. You’re ready to lead a team to success because you’ve already been a chapter or association leader. You’re ready to take on any challenges life throws your way because you were a DECA member.

 

If you want to prepare yourself for a future filled with opportunities and achievements, then you’re ready to join DECA.

 

So, the question is, are you READY FOR IT?

 

 

Meetings are Mondays 7:15 and 3:00, as needed.

 

Stop by my room, 2002, for more info or to plan your future in DECA!

 

MEMBERSHIP DEADLINE: October 12, 2018 

 

HOW TO JOIN TMHS DECA:

1. Fill out a membership form (below or pick up from room 2202)

2. Pay your $40 DECA member dues to Mrs. Z (check payable to TMHS) by October 12, 2018.

3. Join our Remind101 by texting @tmhsdeca to 81010

4. Attend chapter meetings! Meetings are Mondays, as needed. Stay on the lookout for announcements, video announcements, posters, Twitter, Instagram and Remind 101.

 

COMPETITION:

 

DECA members compete in prepared written events or role-play events in one of the four main career clusters.

There are 3 Career Development Conferences (CDCs):

District 4 CDC: The Woodlands High School | January 19

State CDC: Dallas, TX | February 21-23

International CDC: Orlando, Florida | April 27-30

 

Visit this link for a full list of DECA competitive events:

https://www.deca.org/high-school-programs/high-school-competitive-events/


Also, check out these DECA links for more information about DECA:

www.deca.org

www.texasdeca.org