DECA's competitive events program brings our members to a larger community while providing unique opportunities to extend classroom learning. DECA's competitive events is offered to both high school and college students. Arrowhead DECA has excelled in the competitive events program by earning numerous international, national, state, and district awards. AHS marketing students have demonstrated and excelled in business plan development, advertising campaigns, promotional plans, fashion promotion, and public relation plans to mention a few. Arrowhead's strong tradition has led to international/world champions, state champions, district champions, and numerous chapter awards including the State DECA Gold Chapter award over ten years.
Students compete at the local level at the Southeastern Wisconsin Career Development Conference in January each year. This year the conference is on Saturday January 10, 2015 at Kettle Moraine High School. Students compete and set goals to qualify for the State DECA Career Development Conference in March at Lake Geneva. At the state competition they vie for qualifying for the International Career Development Conference held in numerous areas throughout the country in late April early May which this year is held in Orlando, Florida.
For a listing of events and descriptions click the links for the national and state websites. It also includes scholarships available for any marketing/DECA student.