Society Honored Local Students with Citizenship Awards April 17

Susanne Sharpnack

The Delta Zeta chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International awarded 33 Alameda students in the fifth and eighth grades for their exemplary citizenship on April 17 at Paden Elementary School. This marked the 28th year that the society has honored students selected by their teachers and administrators in this way. All the award winners received engraved plaques, gift certificates for Tucker’s Ice Cream as well as backpacks. Society members joined teachers, administrators, parents and friends, as well as Superintendent Sean McPehtridge to fete these extraordinary students. The Delta Kappa Society International promotes professional and personal growth of women educators and excellence in education.