DECA Students Achieve at International Competition

CISD had 47 high school business students compete at the DECA International Competition held April 23-26 in Atlanta. Several CISD students placed at the top of the competition, which had more than 14,000 students qualify to participate from around the world. 

The following students placed at the DECA International Competition:  

New Tech High @ Coppell 

  • Soha Alam (11) and Anthika Gunaselan (11) were Project Management Career Development Finalists.

Coppell High School 

  • Isha Rahi (10) was an Apparel and Accessories Marketing Top 10 Finalist. 
  • Kavin Sampath (12) was a Personal Financial Literacy Top 10 Finalist. 
  • Rahul Balaji (12) was a Sports and Entertainment Marketing Team Decision Making Top Exam Score.
  • Saniya Koppikar (11) and Anveshi Goyal (10) were Travel and Tourism Team Decision Making Top Exam Score.


  • Sabah Uddin was a Principles in Hospitality and Tourism Top Exam Score.

Isha and Chambelain Kavin Sampath SabahUddin Soha Alam and Anthika Gunaselan