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Catty Shack opens for the year

Catty Shack opens for the year

Annika Lehan, JAG editor-in-chief

November 1, 2018


Filed under NEWS, Top stories

With the opening of the Catty Shack on Tuesday, Oct. 30, the little store located across from the cafeteria can now be found filled with a variety of products from fruity flavored slushies to socks with positive messages. After months of preparation, the Advanced Marketing class successfully opened the s...

DECA members compete at state competition in Overland Park

DECA members compete at state competition in Overland Park

Taylir Charest, JAG reporter

March 9, 2018


Filed under NEWS

Nearly everyone who participated in an event placed in the top 10 at the state DECA competition at the Marriott hotel in Overland Park on Sunday, March 4 through Tuesday, March 6. Members have two role-play scenarios along with a test that might be longer than normal. Senior Vice President Hailey St...

DECA competes at Leavenworth High School in their second competition of the year

DECA competes at Leavenworth High School in their second competition of the year

Ally Nguyen, JagWire opinions co-editor

November 13, 2016


Filed under NEWS, Top stories

On Thursday, Nov. 10, students from the DECA club competed in individual and partnered categories for their second competition of the year. Members new to the organization, like senior Garrison Fangman, were less nervous than their first competition of the year. “Going into the first part of the ...

Four DECA team members qualify for nationals

Four DECA team members qualify for nationals

Kate Ocker, JAG student life editor

March 9, 2016


Filed under NEWS, Top stories

DECA took 14 students, 11 of whom placed, to state at the Marriott in Overland Park from Sunday, March 6, through Tuesday, March 8. Out of 800 students competing in the state tournament, seniors Megan Feuerborn, Sid Jambunathan and Nadia Suhail and junior Ethan Hansen qualified for state by placing thir...

DECA participates in final competition before state

DECA participates in final competition before state

Raya Lehan, JAG organizations section editor

January 13, 2016


Filed under NEWS

Passing pencils around the bus on Tuesday, Jan. 12,  22 DECA students prepared for their final competition before state which took place at Leavenworth High School. Before DECA competitions, students practice at school to get ready for their events. “To prepare for DECA competitions, we take pr...

DECA competes in Blue Valley West meet

DECA competes in Blue Valley West meet

Kate Ocker, JAG Student Life editor

November 5, 2015


Filed under NEWS

DECA took a team of 21 students to Blue Valley West to competed against 17 other schools on Wednesday, Nov. 4. Four individuals placed in their categories and eight individuals got first place in either their test or role-play in their respective categories. Senior Danielle Holt placed third i...

Predominantly new DECA team participates in first meet

Predominantly new DECA team participates in first meet

Justin Curto, Mill Valley News editor-in-chief

October 28, 2015


Filed under NEWS

Update: Tuesday, Nov. 3 at 4:39 p.m. DECA received results from last week's competition at Lansing High School on Monday, Nov. 2. The following students placed: Seniors Megan Feuerborn and Madison Remijio: tied for second in human resources management Senior Danielle Holt: third in retail mercha...

New marketing program offers competitive opportunities

New marketing program offers competitive opportunities

Raven Hodges, Braden Shaw, JagWire ads manager, JagWire reporter

December 9, 2014


Filed under NEWS

Students enrolled in Advanced Marketing can now participate in the business-minded organization Distributive Education Clubs of America, or DECA. DECA involves  competitions with categories such as Retail Merchandising and Financial Consulting. The team has participated in two competitions so far,...

Catty Shack introduces new cookies

Catty Shack introduces new cookies

Raya Lehan, JAG web editor

December 4, 2014


Filed under NEWS, Top stories

Over 60 students waited in line during seminar on Thursday, Dec. 4 for the first day of cookie sales from the Catty Shack, which sold 144 cookies in 40 minutes for a profit of $47.52. While waiting in line for a her purchase, junior Madison Remijio shares her excitement about the new treats. “I think ...

DECA places in first two competitions and look to future for more success

DECA places in first two competitions and look to future for more success

Braden Shaw, JagWire reporter

December 2, 2014


Filed under NEWS

DECA has gained multiple awards in its first year of existence. DECA, which stands for Distributive Education Clubs of America, is in full force at Mill Valley. Competitions at Blue Valley Northwest and Blue Valley West have ended in medals and ribbon for the team. Over 400 participants have competed...

Marketing department opens Catty Shack

Marketing department opens Catty Shack

Raya Lehan, JAG web editor

November 5, 2014


Filed under NEWS, Top stories

After much advertising, the Catty Shack opened on Tuesday, Nov. 4, offering both students and faculty the opportunity to buy items such as spirit wear, snacks and school supplies before school, after school, during lunch, passing period and seminar. Sophomore Sue Kim goes to the Catty Shack about ever...

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