The Buzzing Bee

The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International is a professional honorary society of women educators.  The Society promotes professional and personal growth of its members and excellence in education. Established in 1929, Delta Kappa Gamma has attained major objectives in improving opportunities for qualified women employed at every level of  education, as well as in advancing the status of women educators.

Lenoir County‚Äôs Sigma Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma recently recognized outstanding beginning teachers in their third year of teaching.  These special teachers were chosen by their mentors because they exhibit the qualities of an exceptional educator.  Each of these educators received a bag filled with teaching supplies, as well as a certificate of recognition and a brochure about Delta Kappa Gamma.  The following Lenoir County Public Schools Beginning Teachers were recognized for the month of January:
Holland Pace, Kinston High School, Megan Parker, Contentnea-Savannah, and Kaci Turner, Northwest Elementary for having been chosen by their mentors

  • September 30, 2021 - Memorial Service for Mary Sharpe Owens
  • November 18, 2021 - Tech Time: Tips for Teaching in 2021 and Beyond
  • February 17, 2022 - Bunco Game Night/Raffle Drawing for Baskets
  • April 28, 2022 - Scholarship Recipients Recognition Program
    and New Member Induction Ceremony/New Officer Induction Ceremony


Literacy Project

Adopt a class

With great joy, Sigma Chapter has adopted the NCPK Class at Contentnea-Savannah School to read to monthly.  One reader needed each month. (Background check)


Contact:  Katie Mills

2021-2022 Meetings

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Support for Early Career Educators Project

Retaining quality teachers is a worldwide issue. 

Sigma Chapter is supporting new teachers in

Lenoir County Public Schools.

Contact:  Ellen Benton


SIGMA CHAPTER - North Carolina


Newsletters           March 2022

Schools For Africa Project

One-Third of all children in sub-Saharan Africa are deprived of an        education.  By partnering  with the Schools for Africa Project, Sigma Chapter is making difference in the lives of African children.
                                                                          Contact: Ellen Benton      


Kinston/Lenoir County, North Carolina