DELTA GEMS & ACADEMY
Dr. Betty Shabazz Delta Leadership Academy
Girls 11 - 14
Delta Academy implements varied activities based upon the needs of the early adolescents in the areas of "Knowing Me", "Developing Me", and "Preparing Me". The activities implemented most often include computer training, self-esteem and etiquette workshops, field trips for science experiences and for college exposure, and special outings to cultural events, fancy dinners, museums, plays, and concerts.
2021 - 2022
The schedule is subject to change. Please keep checking back for updates and added activities & service.
Academy & GEMS
Q. What is the difference in formats?
A. We want to give the girls well-rounded experiences and the opportunity to make choices. The formats provide structure and a better understanding of what is being provided.
Program - Exploring important topics inessential to young women. We will have demos, in depth discussion,mini activities, and prizes for the girls. Programs will be held at Banneker Community center, unless specified otherwise.
Activity - Culture and exposure is important. "Activities" are treats and designated field trips for girls .We will specifically target STEM activities, culturally influencing movies or shows, or bonding related adventures.
Service - Service to the community is essential. Being hands on will build value, compassion for the community they live in