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FSDB Observes Severe Weather Awareness Week


On January 24, 2018, FSDB will carry out a campus-wide tornado drill. This is in line with various emergency preparedness efforts that the school undergoes throughout the year. FSDB will observe Severe Weather Awareness Week during January 22-26, 2018 which has three key goals: to increase knowledge of potential weather …  


FSDB Bilnd Elementary School and FSDB School-wide Teacher of the Year 17-18 April Wallace and FSDB President Dr. Prickett

Today, during a meeting of the Florida Cabinet, Governor Rick Scott recognized seven outstanding educators with the Governor’s Shine Award. The Shine Award is presented to teachers and administrators in Florida who make significant contributions to the field of education. All of the teachers honored today are 2017 district teachers of …  


FSDB Showcase banner hanging on handrail in Moore Hall

CTE Showcase In New Venue


The 2nd FSDB Annual Career & Technical Education (CTE) Showcase took place on December 14, 2017 in Memorial Hall.  Booths displaying student career endeavors and career skills extended from the outdoor chapel area all the way into Kirk Auditorium. Special touches included Christmas cactus in hypertufa planters for $5 each, …  


Great BAT Gazebo Project


It was a crisp December 13, 2017 morning when FSDB Build A Tradesman (BAT) students gathered with their self-described fearless leader, Randall Hancock, to pave the sidewalk for the Great Gazebo Project. Years ago the idea to build a gazebo for students in the FSDB Deaf Library (Lindheimer) area germinated …  


Teacher Spotlight – Marcella Cavallaro


Marcella Cavallaro teaches 3rd grade in the FSDB Blind Elementary School. She especially enjoys embedding multicultural themes in her teaching. As an example, on December 13, 2017 she invited BES guests to experience “Christmas Around the World.” Her well-prepared students guided their visitors though four different learning centers exploring holiday …