• Welcome To Briar Woods DECA


    22-23 Officers

    DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs in marketing, finance, hospitality and management in high schools and colleges around the globe.

    The four components of the organization's Comprehensive Learning Program are that DECA integrates into classroom instruction, applies learning, connects to business, and promotes competition. DECA prepares the next generation to be academically prepared, community-oriented, professionally responsible, experienced leaders.

    DECA is a student marketing organization that works as a basic component of Marketing Education programs that support and enhance school and work-based learning. The organization provides students with the proper skills, knowledge and experience to succeed in a global economy.

    How Can You Join DECA?
    Any student who is currently enrolled in a Marketing class (Introduction to Business & Marketing, Sports & Entertainment Marketing, Travel & Tourism Destination Marketing, Marketing I, Advanced Marketing, and Personal Finance) may join DECA. 
    DECA Membership is closed for the 22-23 School Year

     2022-2023 DECA Competition Dates:
    • District Leadership Conference (DLC) - December 10, 2022: Lightridge High School (LCPS)
    • State Leadership Conference (SLC) - March 3-5, 2023: Virginia Beach, VA
    • International Career and Development Conference (ICDC) - April 21-April 26, 2023: Orlando, FL

    2022 SLC

    Briar Woods DECA - State Leadership Conference 2022

    -Diamond Chapter -SBE Gold Certified -Annual Report recipient 

    -VA DECA Scholarship recipient -VA DECA State Officer (outgoing & incoming)

    -DECA, Inc. Membership Campaign – Thrive Level -DECA, Inc. Community Service Campaign – Thrive Level  

    Competition Tips & Tricks Poster

    VADECA Poster Contest Winner - Mayukha - BWDECA c/o 2022


    The Falcons' Nest (School Store)
     "Get Your Gear Here!"
    Find all of your Briar Woods spirit wear at The Falcons' Nest 
    sbe merch
     A nationally recognized gold-certified School Based Enterprise operated by the Marketing Education classes and supervised by Marketing teachers.
    Store Hours: 8:55AM-9:25AM
    Look for new items to be purchased throughout the year
    Check Out BWHS School Store on Instagram @bw_falconsnest

    Lead BWDECA Advisor:
    Follow Briar Woods DECA on Social Media:
    Twitter @bwhsdeca 
    Instagram @briarwoodsdeca
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    TikTok @briarwoodsdeca
Last Modified on January 23, 2023