What is DECA?

DECA is a co-curricular organization for students with an interest in the areas of marketing, management and entrepreneurship.  DECA provides recognition and leadership activities directly related to occupational goals.  Participation in the organization helps students develop skills and competence for marketing careers, to build self-esteem, to experience leadership and to practice community service.

The CHS Spirit Shop which is operated by DECA students, is currently open for the spring semester.It is located down the main hall by Greyhound Station.  You can come purchase items before school and during SRT. 


Updated on 3-21-2014



MAY 3 – 6, 2014

Madison Adzema

Drake Baugh

Mark Connors

Katelyn Davis

Robert Deaton

Andrew Dugan

Cassidy Evanson

Lauren Fogel

Jason Garcia

Drew Greene

Zachary Grove

Kyle Hook

Alec Imaizumi

Daniel Kahn

Bailey Kennedy

Daniel Livermore

Mairi MacDonald

Mark Matsuki

Alyssa Miller

Jonathan Moorman

Bailey Padgett

Matthew Paronish

Avinash Patel

Tyler Patterson

Barron Reeder

Megan Riley

Grant Roberts

George Sechrist

Hallie Stallings

Stephen Street

Zachary Zoccola


Young Entrepreneur's Business Plan Competition
Hamilton County

Carmel High School won three of the six awards for business plans.

Individual Competition
Drake Baugh
  Orange Leaf Franchise, 2nd place, $100
Alec Imaizumi
  Runway (internet based application), 3rd place, $50

 Team Competition
Mark Connors, Andy Dugan, Zack Zoccola
  Hoosier Sports Complex LLC., 1st place, $200 each

 Click image below to see all students.

Student winners



CHS Spirit Shop

Store hours:

 7:15-7:45 a.m.      every day
 9:30-11:00 a.m.    SRT  gold days