About the Delta Arts in the Schools Program
The Delta Arts in the Schools Program is an initiative of the Arts and Letters Committee of Norfolk Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. It is an innovative musical arts program that provides students in the Norfolk Public School System intense exposure of featured musical instruments through partnership with the Virginia Symphony Orchestra.
The Delta Arts in the Schools Program also provides activities in the schools which support the Standards of Learning (SOL) through Language Arts lessons that focus on vocabulary, spelling, and reading comprehension skills.
The Virginia Symphony Orchestra and the Deltas Sigma Theta Sorority have been collaborating since 2005 on this musical and literacy engagement program benefitting the children in the Norfolk Public Schools.