CALENDAR

FALL / DISTRICT COMPETITION

Sept 23            First DECA meeting (all members attend) 2:00-2:30 (googlemeet code given out in high school announcement a few days prior)

 

Sept 23            Written Event Competition meeting (immediately after googlemeet membership meeting)

 

Sept TBD         Role-Play Event Competition meeting and placement test (googlemeet code:  given out in high school announcement)

 

End Sept          Role-Play event basics meetings (interviewing skills, etc)

 

Oct 30             $30 OJR DECA DUES DEADLINE

Oct 29              District Competition Meeting/Yankee Candle Fundraising (googlemeet code: ojrdeca 2:30-3:00)

 

Oct-Nov          Role-Play Event Practices by topics     

 

Nov 1 - 15       Fundraiser for State Competition (Yankee Candle) (TBD)

Dec TBD       Role-Play Event Competitors….OJR DECA Olympics (TBD)

 

Dec TBD          District Competition (Role-play Events only) (virtual only and cost TBD)

STATE COMPETITION

***ALL WRITTEN EVENTS WILL BE COMPLETED THROUGH THE HYBRID DECA CLASS (meets DAY 2 only period 4)

Dec 17            DECA state competition meeting (googlemeet TBD)

Jan 8            State CDC money and permission deadline (TBD..estimated virtual cost is $70)

Early to Mid Jan         Written Event Revision Turn-ins.,,,multiple days

Jan 8  Revised with desktop publishing in blue binder

Jan 12  Revised with grammar edits in blue binder

Jan 15  Competition ready in blue binder on good paper with 2 additional color copies paper-clipped

Jan 15  Written event meeting to do final penalty point check and submit electronic (PDF) copy .... also presentation meeting  2:20 to 3:00

Jan 15              State CDC Registration Due & Written Manuals Postmarked

End Jan – Mid Feb      Role- Play practices and Written Event presentations

Feb 13             Written and Role-Play State Competitor Prep Day  (TBD)

 

Feb 17-19        State CDC, Hershey (estimated cost $70 (registration only if virtual))

ICDC COMPETITION

Early March    Fundraisers for ICDC

 

Early March    ICDC deadlines for first part of payment and permission forms

 

Early April      ICDC deadlines for final part of payment

 

Apr 24- Apr 27            ICDC, ANAHEIM (estimated cost $700 (travel, lodging, and registration))    (NOTE: THE DATE MAY CONFLICT WITH THE PROM. IF SO, IT IS IMPOSSIBLE TO DO BOTH EVENTS.)  (EVENT MIGHT BE VIRTUAL)

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