DECA Conference Dates
DISTRICT 4 LEADERSHIP AND OFFICER ELECTIONS CONFERENCE
Friday, October 12, 2018
MINNESOTA DECA FALL LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE
Sunday & Monday
October 28 & 29, 2018
DECA NEW YORK EXPERIENCE
New York, New York
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday
December 5-8, 2018
DISTRICT 4 CAREER DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE
Saturday Night. Sunday, and Monday
January 12, 13, and 14, 2019
2017 STATE CAREER DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE
Sunday, Monday & Tuesday
March 3-5, 2019
INTERNATIONAL CAREER DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE
Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday
April 26-30, 2019
Co-Curricular Courses At CRHS
- Advertising and Sales
- Business Management
- International Business (H)
- Hospitality and Tourism
- Video Game Design and Marketing
- Accounting I
- Accounting II
- Business and Consumer Law
- Social Media Marketing & Web Design
- Personal Money Management
- Building Wealth through Investing
- Marketing and Management Internship
- Computer Programming
- Computer Applications
Who Can Join?
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors can ALL join Coon Rapids DECA. Since DECA is a co-curricular organization, the only other requirement is that a student must be enrolled in a marketing-related class sometime during the current school calendar year. DECA members can begin their experience as early as the ninth grade by enrolling in a marketing, finance, hospitality, business management, or entrepreneurship course. They can retain their membership in DECA as long as they are actively pursuing courses in one of the content areas. DECA enhances the co-curricular education of members through a comprehensive learning program that integrates into classroom instruction, applies learning, connects to business and promotes competition.
DECA's Main Activities
Civic and Community Projects
This is a very rewarding way to give back to the community through a variety of volunteering and community service activities.
In these you can show-off your marketing knowledge in a variety of subject categories. Some categories include advertising, market research, retail marketing, management, entrepreneurship, and many other individual and team competitions.
Each year DECA plans many original new exciting activities that develop leadership, organizational, and team building skills. Get recognized by numerous business and civic community leaders.
What is DECA?
This year represents the 52nd year of DECA at Coon Rapids High School. DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs in marketing, finance, hospitality and management. We are a a co-curricular student organization that serves 9th through 12th grade students at Coon Rapids High School. DECA’s activities assist in the development of academically prepared, community oriented, professionally responsible, experienced leaders.
You Should Join Now!
DECA is one of the best student associations in the country.
DECA gives students opportunities to achieve goals, build self-esteem, and develop leadership skills.
The opportunity to participate in a variety of activities and travel.
Meet new people and build networking opportunities.
Learn new skills and gain confidence.
Compete with and against other students from around the world.
TO HAVE FUN!
General Membership Meetings:
@ 2:30 pm to 3:10 pm
@ 7:15 am to 7:35 am
Co-Curricular DECA Courses at CRHS
Here is a schedule and list of classes that will allow you to be in DECA for the current school year.