North School Store Awarded Gold Level Certification
Thomas Gross, Sheboygan North DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America) advisor, recently received notification that the DECA school store at North High was awarded a Gold Level Certification for 2010. The School-Based Enterprise (SBE) Certification came through National DECA.
The Gold Level SBE certification makes North High eligible to bring 1-3 student managers and 1 advisor to the International Career Development Conference (ICDC), which will be held in Louisville in April. At the ICDC, Gold Certified and Gold Re-certified chapters will be recognized on stage during the Opening Session. Students from Gold Certified and Gold Re-certified SBE's who attend the ICDC will also be attending the SBE Academy, unless they are in a competitive event.
As a part of the Academy, students will be making presentations (on a topic selected from a list prior to ICDC) which will be judged. The top presentations will be recognized on stage at the Awards Session and those presentations will posted on the SBE web site. Student manager(s) who will be competing in an event will not be able to attend the SBE Academy, but can participate during the Opening Session where Gold certified and Gold Re-certified schools will be recognized.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
February 19, 2010