March 6 Board Meeting Announcement


The Board of Trustees of the Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind (FSDB) will hold  a public meeting at 9:00 am on Friday, March 6, 2015 on the FSDB campus in the Moore Hall Center for Learning and Development. This event is open to the public; American Sign Language …


Alumna Empowers Students To Soar At School


An 18-month-old, born deaf and with limited vision, had no way of understanding her world or being understood. Teachers sat on the floor and worked with her one-on-one, folding her fingers into one word again and again. Two weeks later, when she’d had enough, she signed the word she’d been …


Ancient City Auto Club Donates $1,000 To FSDB


The Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind and the Ancient City Auto Club of St. Augustine share a rather unique partnership. For the last several years, the auto club has held its annual car show on the FSDB campus. As a token of the club’s appreciation and to …


Literacy Is Alive & Well At FSDB


During the week of January 26-30, 2015, FSDB students took part in an array of fun and engaging literacy activities tied to this year’s Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida! statewide reading initiative. A creative team of reading specialists at FSDB—Brent Bechtold, Kathy Pyle, Judy Williams, and Elisha Zuaro—coordinated weeklong campus-wide activities. …


Title I Progress Review


On Friday January 9, 2014 parents of FSDB students in Title I schools gathered in the Moore Hall Training Room for a full morning, beginning with a Progress Review. These reviews are scheduled periodically throughout the year, so parents can see how the Title I monies are being spent and …