The following students competed in the DECA State Career Development Conference and qualified for the DECA International Career Development Conference:
- Hannah Harpole – First in State / Principles of Hospitality & Tourism
- Katie O’Brien – Sixth in State / Business Finance
- Ben Brotherton – Eighth in State / Sports & Entertainment Management
The DECA State CDC consisted of 178 different school districts in the the State of Missouri. DECA advisor and practical arts teacher Frances Erwin led the team. The International CDC will be held on April 23 – 28, 2013, in Anaheim, California, with Hannah Harpole and Katie O’Brien competing.