Baseball met up with Monroe this past Saturday. Not only battling each other, the players had to overcome colder temperatures, rain, and wind. Monroe came out ahead but spirits were bright. Monroe parents graciously cooked and shared warm hot dogs for the players in between the double header games.

Three fifth grade classes at Delta Elementary School had a potlatch on Thursday, Nov. 4. They are studying Native American culture in social studies and what better way to bring parents, kids, and staff members together than a traditional party. The food was amazing! Thanks to our amazing gr…

Delta High School Baseball seniors were recognized Saturday at their last home game of the season. Players left to right are: Senior Tyler Hudgin with parents Andrew and Hannah, Senior Wes Hollenbeck with parents Crystal and Buckley, Senior Dustin Peterson with parents Becky and Randy.

Delta Elementary School (DES) hosted a Ukrainian to English class for our communities' newcomers from the Ukraine this summer. With the war in Ukrainian taking place, many parts of the world, including the US, have received many immigrants and refugees from the war-torn country. With the Del…

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As the summer break from school soon reaches its close, school athletic officials are getting prepared for the start of practice. Several sports start practice before school starts and those wishing to participate need to be ready for the first day of practice.

A very popular tradition for the end of the year at Delta Elementary School, the schoolwide bean bag toss game. Photo courtesy Delta Elementary School.

A little warmer and dryer weather made the fields playable at the city park and the DHS softball team was able to finally swing, hit, and run at home this past Saturday. Competing in a conference and JV level game, Monroe and Delta battled until the last minute of each game. The Huskies pull…

Baseball met up with Monroe this past Saturday. Not only battling each other, the players had to overcome colder temperatures, rain, and wind. Monroe came out ahead but spirits were bright. Monroe parents graciously cooked and shared warm hot dogs for the players in between the double header games.

You know the end of the school year is getting close when the annual color run brightens up the city streets – and the runners participating in the event with poofs and plumes of colored chalk.

Delta softball traveled to Palmer this past weekend to participate in the 2022 Rally in the Valley Softball tournament. Joined by 12 other teams, Delta displayed perseverance and teamwork. Thursday started the tournament with a shut out by Alyssa Hooton pitching for Delta against Homer. A te…

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New to Delta High School this year is something called e-sports. E-sports is a new program under the Alaska School Activities Association (ASAA) that promotes multiple skills that go beyond traditional sports programs.

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Delta Elementary School held its first STEM night recently and Principal Milt Hooton says it was a lot of fun.

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Shona Hilton, the sponsor for Delta High School’s National Honor Society, conducted the DHS NHS Induction Ceremony on Tuesday March 8 at Delta High School. The National Honor Society recognizes students in grades 10-12 who have a grade point average of 3.0 or above, participate in service to…

Over 80 kids got the privilege of experiencing the 2022 Delta Elementary Ski Club with the help of Brandy Baker.

Delta Junior High School Students inducted into National Junior Honor Society: Gavin Smith, Aden McCarrick, Jack Dvorak, Brady Bevard, Anthony Lansing, Jaylon Jackson, Iris Haas, Kaitlyn Enderle, Alyssa Davis, Aurora Hughes.

Delta Meat and Sausage donated pig hearts and lungs that were used in the Delta High School First Aid class taught by Ms Stoneking and Human Anatomy and Physiology taught by Ms Gonzalez.  This provided an opportunity for students to see the structure of the heart and lungs and learn about ho…

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Robotics teams from Delta and Fairbanks got together on Jan. 22 at Delta High School to participate in an informal robotics competition. Teams from Delta Elementary School, Alaska Homeschool, and Barnette Magnet School competed in the event.

Update: As of midnight, the road to Fort Greely is in good condition with poor visibility and Nistler Road near five mile and the open fields is almost impassable. Clearwater road near Hanson Road is basically impassable with drifts up to about one foot in height across the entire roadway in…

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Each year, Delta Elementary School's second grade classes provide us with a look at Thanksgiving from their point of view. We hope you enjoy!

Michelle DiFiore Macias’ first graders did a cool project to learn about the engineering process. They designed, made, and improved candy-toothpick houses that contained some sort of ghost trap. The kids were very clever in some of their designs! Photos courtesy Delta Elementary School.

Three fifth grade classes at Delta Elementary School had a potlatch on Thursday, Nov. 4. They are studying Native American culture in social studies and what better way to bring parents, kids, and staff members together than a traditional party. The food was amazing! Thanks to our amazing gr…

Delta Elementary School has chosen their DES Ambassadors for the current school year. Ambassadors are fourth and fifth grade students who represent the school's values. They will assist with day-to-day school functions as needed, mentoring, helping kindergarteners with their winter gear, ass…

Heather Stossmeister’s fifth grade class from Delta Elementary School recently walked to the Sullivan Roadhouse to clean the plant beds and get the area ready for winter. The annual event is now in its ninth year, but this was Stossmeister’s first time after taking over for Todd Hanson as a …

The holiday weekend did not slow down our Delta High School cross country team. Mil-Tan trail was home to many on Saturday for the 2021 Delta Invitational. Delta hosted 10 other teams from across the state, with nearly 80 athletes altogether. Junior varsity kicked off the invitational with 1…

The DHS Huskies volleyball season kicked off their home opener on Friday as the Lathrop Malamutes were in town. This was the first look that the hometown fans got to see how the junior varsity and the varsity girls teams would perform.

On August 21 the Delta Husky cross country team attended the Birch Hill Invitational in Fairbanks. While the rain kept the weather nice and cool, it did not slow the kids down as they tackled the two-loop trail that was full of challenging hills.

Coming off a weekend of cancelled games against Tri-Valley, Delta brought home a 2-0 win over Birchwood Thursday evening in a fierce rainstorm. Kaylee Vert and Jacob Karovnik each scored a goal against Birchwood.

Delta Wind was contacted by a parent of a kindergarten student that was concerned with Delta Elementary School starting kindergarten on a half day schedule until after Labor Day. Kindergarten started on August 17 and will have a total of 13 days where parents will be required to pick up chil…

Delta Elementary and Delta Junior and Senior High Schools opened last week to an excited group of students that seemed to be looking forward to a more normal school year. Since the spring of 2020, schools have operated under the cloud of the coronavirus pandemic, with the state ordering scho…

The deadline to file to run for a seat on the Delta Greely School Board is Friday, August 6. Currently all four incumbents have filed for reelection. Those individuals are Debbie Joslin, Flower Cole, Eileen Herman, and Richard Mauer. Joslin is the only member that has not served on the Schoo…

Delta High School Baseball seniors were recognized Saturday at their last home game of the season. Players left to right are: Senior Tyler Hudgin with parents Andrew and Hannah, Senior Wes Hollenbeck with parents Crystal and Buckley, Senior Dustin Peterson with parents Becky and Randy.

The Delta Greely School District graduation for Delta High School and Alaska Home School will be held at 7 p.m. tonight at the high school. Ceremonies start at 7 p.m. followed by the senior parade.