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Kids enjoying western theme in kidstown warming by a fake fire.

Western-Themed Kids Town Comes Alive!

On March 7, 2017 the 6th annual Kids Town Comes Alive! event was held on the FSDB campus.  As in the two previous years, FSDB Blind Apartments Administrative Assistant Michelle Wehr planned and coordinated this year’s festive event. Wehr chose the theme “Western Day” partly because she knew everyone would …  


FSDB senior Tyre Singleton kneels on track in start position

FSDB’s Singleton Dreams Of Outsprinting Foes

Mention the name Tyre Singleton on the campus of the Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind and it’s a virtual guarantee it will evoke a smile and a story. Singleton has that type of impact on people. His experiences in sports are an avenue to teach others to …  


Ms Carden and Ms. Carriger with student writer at podium.

BHS Writer’s Club Debuts

Blind Department Librarian & Media Specialist Joy Carriger, along with High School Reading Teacher Rene’ Carden, hosted a club this year for BHS students interested in writing. The club idea evolved out of last year’s BHS Poetry Slam event. Carriger explained, “We were deeply impressed by the student’s creativity and …