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DECA Students Earn A Sweet Trip To State Competition

Pottstown High School student members the DECA Club learned that hard work can pay with a sweet reward. Students took part in the District 8 competition held in King of Prussia at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. Twelve team members successfully advanced to the state event held in chocolate sweet Hershey, PA.  

Under the direction of teachers Vickie McShea and Kevin Pascal; students took a 100 question content-based test and completed a situational role play. During the District 8 event Trojan, DECA members matched their skills against teams from The Hill School, Norristown, Northampton, Owen J. Roberts, Pottsgrove, and Spring-Ford. When they travel the sweet road to Hershey for the state competition, they will face representatives from 78 other chapters to vie for state honors.

POTTSTOWN COMPETITORS & EVENTS:

Name

Event

Brionna Williams

Principles of Business Management & Administration

Iyesha Belgrave

Principles of Hospitality and Tourism

Mackenzie Moser

Principles of Marketing

Kishan Patel

Accounting Applications Series

CyeNyla Hall

Accounting Applications Series

Julia Reisner

Entrepreneurship Individual Series

Jen Hainsey

Hotel and Lodging Management Series

London Aquino

Human Resource Management

Mitchell Aquino

Marketing Communications  Series

Alix Stewart

Restaurant & Food Service Management

Destyn Snyder

Sports & Entertainment Marketing Series

About DECA: DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs for careers in marketing, finance, hospitality and management. DECA enhances the preparation for college and careers by providing co-curricular programs that integrate into classroom instruction, apply learning, connect to business and promote competition.

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