Dr. Betty Shabazz Delta Academy

The Dr. Betty Shabazz Delta Academy is a program that caters to young women who are currently in the 6th through 8th grade. The program offers mentoring, educational activities and service learning opportunities to the participant. The Delta Academy program’s major emphasis is mathematics, science and technology, and helps young women to excel and pursue careers in these areas. Anchored in the basic tenets of the Sorority, Sisterhood, Scholarship and Service, the Delta Academy also features a Book Club for the girls and a health education component that imparts awareness on the HIV/AIDS disease.

  • Serves the greater Kansas City Missouri Area 
  • Meets on the 1st Saturday of every month from 9-11AM
  • Teaches life skills that are essential to a successful Future! 
  • Helps with the fundamentals of the transformation of self: 
    • Knowing Me 
    • Developing Me 
    • Preparing Me 
  • Grants you the opportunity to: 
    • Build lifelong relationships with your mentor/peers 
    • Be exposed to great educational and fun opportunities 
    • To keep busy throughout the school year with positive activities

Applications for Delta Academy for the 2019 – 2020 academic year are now open.  Please fill out the signup below as well as the Delta Academy 2019 Parent-Guardian Risk Management Packet. BOTH ARE NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE.  The Risk Management Packet may be submitted on-line to deltaacademy@dstkcmo.org or you can bring it to the August 25 Open House or September meeting.  Applications will close on Sunday, September 22, 2019.

For additional information about Delta Academy, please join us on Sunday, August 25, 2019, 4-6pm, for our Delta Academy/Delta GEMS Open House at the Delta Athenaeum, 900 E. Linwood Blvd, Kansas City, MO (first floor), or contact us at deltaacademy@dstkcmo.org.

Download Delta Academy 2019-20 Parent-Guardian Risk Management Packet

Delta Academy 2019-20 Parent-Guardian Risk Management Packet PDF


Delta Academy/GEMS Parent Signup:

Delta Academy Parent Signup