Every Rockwall ISD student who competed at DECA District Competition advances to State


ROCKWALL, TX – Jan. 27, 2021 – Fourteen Dr. Gene Burton College & Career Academy DECA students recently competed at the DECA Virtual District CDC and all 14 of these Rockwall ISD students advanced to the DECA Virtual State CDC.

They will now work to improve their knowledge and skills for their exam, role-play presentation performances and/or written events to be presented at state.

Winners from state will advance to DECA’s Virtual International CDC in April.

Congratulations to the following students:

Lilly Cardenas (RHS) Restaurant & Food Service Management

Isabelle Demengeon (RHHS) Start-Up Business Plan

Andrew “Drew” Ferry (RHHS) Retail Merchandising

Emily Houser & Marissa Morgan (RHHS) Marketing Management Team

Reiley Lynn (RHS) Marketing Communications

Meghan McGriff (RHHS) Marketing Communications

Jack Morgan (RHHS) Business Finance

Sarah Odom (RHHS) Business Services Marketing

Mackenzie Peterson & Alyssa Scott (RHHS) Marketing Management Team

Brianna Ramirez (RHS) Innovation Plan

Hilliard “Hill” Rukobo (RHS) Marketing Communications

Keva Testa (RHHS) Apparel & Accessories Marketing

Source: Rockwall ISD

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