Las Adelfas members help project with FSDB Garden Center Teacher Jennifer Henningsen Palmer.

Last spring, for the second year in a row, the women from the Las Adelfas Garden Circle of the St. Augustine Garden Club assisted students in horticulture classes at FSDB complete a project aimed at campus beautification efforts. Las Adelfas member Cindy Nixon-Witt organized the project; she and several other …  


FSDB blind students savannah and Addison at the 2018 National Braille Challenge.

Congratulations to Savannah Lindberg of St. Augustine who placed third in the nation for the Sophomore group during the 2018 Braille Challenge Finals!  She and Addison Burgess of Orlando were among 50 blind and visually impaired students from across the country. Both girls traveled to Los Angeles, CA with their …  


Alex Trebek and Justin Cosgrove

Justin Cosgrove Featured On Jeopardy!


The Jeopardy! game show on June 21, 2018, featured FSDB Blind High School Assistant Principal Justin Cosgrove. He was one of three contestants, taking second place. “Being on Jeopardy fulfilled a lifelong dream. I am really grateful for the support from my family, friends, and everyone here at FSDB. I …  


Josiah Roberson welcomes students to the Deaf History Month Celebration.

Students Celebrate Deaf History Month


Students in various FSDB Deaf Department classes celebrated Deaf History Month, observed during March 13 to April 15 each year. Students researched, created timelines, made posters, and gave presentations about famous Deaf people. Deaf High School ASL classes researched and presented on famous Deaf people such as Chuck Baird, Douglas …  


Clay artwork in the shape of the

Deaf History Month Handshape Artwork


National Deaf History Month is observed from March 13 to April 15 each year. March 13 commemorates the selection of I. King Jordan as the first Deaf President of Gallaudet University. April 15 commemorates the opening of American School for the Deaf as the nation’s first public school for the …