Camp Abilities North Florida


  Camp Abilities North Florida is a summer camp for visually impaired children. The camp, founded by local Duval and St. John’s County teachers Jenn Stelmach and Leah Stearns, is in its second year running. This year, the camp was hosted at Montgomery Presbyterian Center in Starke, Florida Monday, June …



The FSDB Blind Elementary School (BES) Field Day this year was held on May 13, 2016 with approximately 60 students participating. The entire BES faculty assisted and upwards of ten parents made time to attend and cheer the kids on. The array of stimulating and challenging events included: 50 Yard …


FSDB Celebrates 102nd Commencement


The 102nd Commencement Ceremony for the Classes of 2016 was held on May 20, 2016 at the Claude R. Kirk, Jr. Auditorium on the FSDB campus, just after the Senior Awards Ceremony. FSDB Board of Trustees Chair Christopher D. Wagner and FSDB President Dr. Jeanne Glidden Prickett gave welcoming remarks …



The Senior Awards Ceremony was held on May 20, 2016 at the Claude R. Kirk, Jr. Auditorium on the FSDB campus, just before the 102nd Commencement Ceremony. FSDB Board of Trustees Chair Christopher Wagner joined FSDB President Dr. Jeanne Glidden Prickett as she gave a warm welcome to the senior …



On April 19, 2016, members of the St. Augustine community and FSDB Work Program employers attended a reception in the campus café known as “The Dragon’s Lair.” Andrea Armstrong, Director of Career Development, coordinated the event with the competent assistance of several of her staff members – May Boyd, Darlene …