Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA)

  • Teacher Advisor: Arnold Guerrero & Liz Charo

    Meeting Dates and Time: Mondays 4:30pm

    DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs for careers in marketing, finance, hospitality and management in high schools and colleges around the globe.

    With nearly a 70-year history, DECA has impacted the lives of more than ten million students, educators, school administrators and business professionals since it was founded in 1946. Their strong connection with our organization has resonated into a brand that people identify as a remarkable experience in the preparation of emerging leaders and entrepreneurs. DECA’s programs and activities have constantly evolved as we use the latest technology and apply cutting edge educational research. Our core focus has remained consistent and is captured in our mission.

    2019 - 2020 Calendar 

    July 23-26, 2019—Texas Leadership Summit in New Braunfels, TX (only for District & State Officers)

    September 17-18, 2019—Statewide Teacher Training (tentative-will be discussed further at the upcoming board meeting)

    October 9, 2019—District 2 Fall Leadership Development Conference at Incredible Pizza

    December 2-13, 2019—District 2 CDC Registration window

    December 13, 2019—Deadline for: registration, proctor info, officer & scholarship applications

    January 7, 2020—District 2 CDC online submissions deadline

    January 8-9, 2020—District 2 CDC online testing window

    Jan 15, 2020—Mandatory District 2 CDC set-up & penalty points (PM hours)

    January 16, 2020—District 2 CDC at Schertz Civic Center 

    February 4-6, 2020—State CDC online testing window

    February 7, 2020—State CDC online submissions deadline

    February 20-22, 2020—State CDC in Ft. Worth, TX  (hotel: Sheraton Hotel / conference: Ft. Worth Convention Center)

    April 29-May 2, 2020—DECA International CDC in Nashville, TN