FSDB Featured On River City Live


Rance Adams of Jacksonville WJXT’s Lifestyle and Entertainment Show, River City Live, visited the FSDB campus on Wednesday, December 7 to learn more about the school. The first video segment is a brief overview of the school. Another video to be released will feature students and teachers from the FSDB …


Deaf Author Visits from New York


Sara Nović, Deaf author and instructor at Columbia University in New York City, spent the day at FSDB on November 15, 2016 with Deaf Department students. Each presentation was an expert and enjoyable blend of writing technique pointers, urging students to read, with personal anecdotes and historical vignettes. Nović moved …


December 2 Board Meeting Notice


On December 2, 2016, the Board of Trustees of the Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind (FSDB) will hold an Audit Committee meeting at 8:00 am in Moore Hall Room 215 on the FSDB campus. Following the Committee Meeting there will be a regular Board meeting at 10:00 am in …


Letter To Parents On Bullying & Harassment


Hard copies of the letter from Dr. Jeanne Glidden Prickett addressed to parents/legal guardians on bullying & harassment was sent home with FSDB students Friday, November 18, 2016. English and Spanish links to the original letter in PDF format are provided at the end of this post. Click here for the ASL version, also available below (FSDB …


Notice for Parents & Legal Guardians


FSDB President Dr. Jeanne Glidden Prickett sent a letter on October 26, 2016 to parents/legal guardians informing them that there has been a change made to the 2016-2017 School Calendar.  Hurricane Matthew resulted in the cancellation of school from Wednesday, October 5, 2016 to Friday, October 14, 2016. Make-up days have …