Seven Fairfax HS DECA students earned DECA’s highest honors at the organization’s annual International Career Development Conference, held in Orlando, Fla., April 22-25.
DECA is a career and technical student organization that prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs to be college- and career-ready. The competitions are designed to simulate real-life business scenarios and test students’ academic understanding and skills development.
In the Commonwealth of Virginia, DECA members are enrolled in a marketing education class at their high schools. More information about DECA is available online.
A complete list of all Fairfax HS winners can be found below.
|Career Development Project||6||Sarah Hegazy/Sami Moudarres|
|Community Awareness Project||Finalist||Kiran Ashok/Ronit Manchanda|
|Community Giving Project||Finalist||Riya Menon/Ella Modes|
|Principles of Business Management and Administration||Finalist||Kathleen Murray|