DECA

Advisor:  Anthony Linkowski

Room: A174

Projects/Activities:  

Officer class (Leadership) is responsible for the: 

Annual Relay for Life fundraiser
MORP dance.
Annual DECA Fashion Show.
Running the school store; the DECA WESTOP. 
PWHS DECA DJ service.
Communication and preparing PWHS DECA members for DECA competitions.
Senior panel responsible for interviewing and assisting in the selection next year’s officer class.
They prepare for DECA competitions including State DECA through written event-specific research manuals and presentations to judges.

Marketing 1 learns:

The sales process and has a sales lab project in which they earn commissions. They prepare for the District 9 DECA competition through class curriculum and studying specific career cluster role-plays they reenact with judges. 

They create an Amusement Theme Park

They compete in “The Apprentice Project” in which they go through 5 phases of creating a restaurant business and learn all aspects of entrepreneurship.

Marketing 2 learns:

Merchandising project-creating a mock display using various elements to promote a product or product line.
Create a full print and broadcast advertising campaign for a company or product.
Conduct marketing research by creating a survey and tabulating results and giving recommendations.
They prepare for the District 9 DECA competition through class curriculum and studying specific career cluster role-plays they reenact with judges. 

Competitions:
Mock Districts at PWHS

District 9 DECA competition at CSU-P

Colorado State DECA Competition at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs.

International Career and Development Conference (DECA ICDC- held in various cities around the country including Anaheim and Orlando.

Trips:
New York Experience Trip in December-Visit New York’s Fashion District, Sports and Entertainment venues including NBC studio tours and Madison Square Garden tour. 

DECA Nuggets-Night

Mile-Hi tour and Rockies game field trip.

Community Service:

Numerous community service events!

ALL LEADING TO AN OPPORTUNITY TO LETTER IN DECA!