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DECA state competition on March 1, students sign up for SRT sessions to practice

DECA state competition on March 1, students sign up for SRT sessions to practice

Natalie Khamis

February 15, 2020

DECA members who placed at the district level competition are preparing for the DECA state-level competition. The state-level competition will take place March 1 to 3 at the JW Marriott located in downtown Indianapolis. According to Laura Cardamon, DECA co-sponsor and business teacher, DECA executi...

With scheduling for next school year underway, CHS classes attempt to combine benefits of knowledge acquisition, real-world application

With scheduling for next school year underway, CHS classes attempt  to combine benefits of knowledge acquisition, real-world application

Sophia Hawkins and Uma Kandallu

January 23, 2020

Senior Ruby Sanders wants to be an ecologist when she leaves high school. When she was younger, she loved being outdoors and was deeply fascinated by the inner workings of nature. Ecology seemed the natural course of action, a culmination of her lifelong curiosities.  Already, Sanders takes elective classes, such as bo...

As DECA district exams continue on Dec. 6, DECA students to prepare for district competition

As DECA district exams continue on Dec. 6, DECA students to prepare for district competition

Natalie Khamis

December 4, 2019

The second round of DECA district exams will take place Dec. 6 during SRT in the Main Cafeteria. Students who compete in a roleplay and who pass the exam will be allowed to compete at the district competition on Jan. 11 at this school. According to Melissa Su, chief of role plays and junior, the di...

Following LEAD conference, DECA to prepare for upcoming district exams

Following LEAD conference, DECA to prepare for upcoming district exams

Natalie Khamis

November 16, 2019

After the conclusion of the LEAD conference on Nov. 9, DECA members will prepare for the upcoming district exams, which will take place Dec. 2 and Dec. 6 during SRT in the Main Cafeteria. According to Melissa Su, chief of role plays and junior, said students signed up to compete in a role play must ...

New brand deal with Adidas to be sold in Carmel Café, DECA to continue preparing for district competition

New brand deal with Adidas to be sold in Carmel Café, DECA to continue preparing for district competition

Natalie Khamis

October 23, 2019

In an effort to continue transforming the Carmel Café, the Carmel Café and Market team recently announced new brand deal with Adidas.  “We’re really excited about this deal with Adidas,” Katie Sankey, manager of a marketing satellite team for the Carmel Café, said. “We’re already have...

After finalizing competitive events, DECA to start preparing for districts, further market Carmel Café

After finalizing competitive events, DECA to start preparing for districts, further market Carmel Café

Natalie Khamis

October 1, 2019

Concluding the call-out meetings that took place earlier this month, DECA members and business teachers will begin preparations for this year’s competition season. The first competition of the school year will take place on Jan. 11 at CHS. “Pretty soon, we will be working on projects and preparing for...

Following successful state competition March 5, DECA to prepare for ICDC in April

Following successful state competition March 5, DECA to prepare for ICDC in April

Natalie Khamis

March 30, 2019

Students who placed in their event at the state-level competition will compete at the International Career Development Conference (ICDC) in Orlando on April 27 to 30. After the last competition which took place early March, Laura Cardamon, DECA co-sponsor and business teacher, said she is pleased with the ...

DECA state-level competition to start March 3

DECA state-level competition to start March 3

Natalie Khamis

February 26, 2019

DECA members who qualified for the state-level competition will compete March 3 to 5 at the JW Marriott. According to Laura Cardamon, DECA co-sponsor and business teacher, students will compete in their assigned clusters all day while preparing for their events is designated rooms. “We don’t get ...

DECA members to compete at district competition on Jan 12

DECA members to compete at district competition on Jan 12

Natalie Khamis

January 12, 2019

On Jan. 12, DECA members signed up in a roleplay cluster will compete at the district-level competition at CHS — the first competition of the season. Students will perform their roleplays in classrooms located in the business and English departments. Laura Cardamon, DECA co-sponsor and business teacher, said ...

DECA district exams to take place in Main Cafeteria during SRT on Nov. 29, Dec. 3

DECA district exams to take place in Main Cafeteria during SRT on Nov. 29, Dec. 3

Natalie Khamis

November 25, 2018

DECA members will take their event’s designated district exam during both sessions of SRT on Nov. 29 and Dec. 3 in the Main Cafeteria. Laura Cardamon, DECA co-sponsor and business teacher, said she will take the time in class to go through practice tests with her students on Competition University...

Implementation of new software, tools in business classrooms to help DECA members practice for upcoming competition

Implementation of new software, tools in business classrooms to help DECA members practice for upcoming competition

Natalie Khamis

October 30, 2018

DECA members will use resources provided by the business department to practice for their events at the upcoming district competition scheduled for Jan. 12. Laura Cardamon, DECA co-sponsor and business teacher, said DECA has started to introduce a new software called “Competition University” to st...

DECA members to attend role play training sessions during SRT

DECA members to attend role play training sessions during SRT

Natalie Khamis

October 11, 2018

DECA members who have signed up to compete in a role play at the district competition scheduled for Jan. 12 will attend training sessions during SRT throughout the month of November. Aubrie Bradbury, chief operating officer and senior, said DECA wants to renew a focus on increasing the number of role...