Business Honor Society
HS East Advisor: Ms. Southard HS West Advisor: Mr. Gannon
The purpose of the Business Honor Society is to recognize those students who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in a secondary business/marketing program. Our hope is to create enthusiasm for learning, to stimulate a desire to render service, to promote leadership and to foster an interest in the world of business.
DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America)
HS East Advisor: Mr. Cappiello/Mrs. Cappiello HS West Advisors: Mr. Billman/Mrs. Southard
This organization, whose program of leadership and personal development, is designed specifically for students interested in marketing, management, and entrepreneurship. The goals of DECA are to promote leadership development, civic consciousness, social intelligence, and vocational understanding.
"The mission of DECA is to enhance the co-curricular education of students with interests in marketing, management and entrepreneurship.
DECA helps students develop skills and competence for marketing careers, build self-esteem, experience leadership and practice community service.
DECA is committed to the advocacy of marketing education and the growth of business and education partnerships."
FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America)
HS East Advisor: Mrs. Southard/Mrs. Cappiello HS West Advisor: Mr. Gannon
FBLA is a nonprofit educational association of students preparing for careers in business and business-related fields. This organization provides students the opportunity to see how businesses operate as well as get involved in business competitions in New York State.
Promote competent, aggressive business leadership
- Understand American business enterprise.
- Establish career goals.
- Encourage scholarship.
- Promote sound financial management.
- Develop character and self-confidence.
- Facilitate transition from school to work.