School Specialty to acquire Delta Education



22 August 2005 – Greenville (WI) School Specialty has signed an agreement to acquire Delta Education from Wicks Learning Group for $272 million.


"We are pleased to welcome Delta to the School Specialty family of education franchises," said David Vander Zanden, President and Chief Executive Officer of School Specialty, Inc. "The proprietary science products and hands- on learning experiences offered by Delta are a strong complement to our Frey Scientific line."