State DECA 2017

District DECA Students Qualify for International Competition
This is the image for the news article titled District DECA Students Qualify for International CompetitionSix high-school DECA students were recognized at the State Career Development Conference, and four qualified to attend the International Career Development Conference in April in Anaheim, California. Only about 5 percent of all DECA members in the world get the opportunity to complete at the international level. 

Park Hill High School

International Career Development Conference Qualifiers
Alex Schrankel, junior, leadership delegate; Hannah Scott, junior, business growth plan; Madison Bechtel, sophomore, marketing communications

State Finalists
Alec Goodwin, senior, quick-serve restaurant management; Kayla Decker, senior, advertising campaign

Park Hill south

International Career Development Conference Qualifier
Brett Currey, senior, business finance

The DECA teacher for Park Hill High School is Matt Magnuson, and Dan Dunkin is the DECA teacher at Park Hill South.

DECA is a vocational student organization for all students enrolled in a marketing class. Students participate in leadership development, civic activities and vocational understanding. Students have the opportunity to compete in all areas of marketing in order to qualify to travel to the International CDC.