Sherwood Hampton, Former FSDB staff member.

Sherwood Hampton of St. Augustine, FL passed away at age 80 on April 28, 2018. Upon graduation from Richard Murray High School, he applied to FSDB wanting to teach. He knew he wanted to work with deaf students from the moment he watched a team of deaf basketball players during …  


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On May 18, 2018, the Board of Trustees of the Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind (FSDB) will hold its last scheduled meeting of the school year from 9:00 am until the conclusion of business. The meeting will be held in Moore Hall in the Center for Learning and Development (CLD). All meetings …  


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FSDB April 13, 2018 Board Meeting


On April 13, 2018, the Board of Trustees of the Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind (FSDB) will hold several meetings: Endowment/Investment Committee from 8:00-9:00 am, Audit Committee from 9:00-10:00 am, and Board Meeting from 10:00 am until the conclusion of business. All meetings will be held in Moore Hall: Audit …  


Margaret Galligan-Prater, Keith Young, and Dr. Jeanne Glidden Prickett

FSDB TOY & SREOY 2018-2019 Honorees


Physical Education Teacher Keith Young was named FSDB Teacher of the Year and Administrative Assistant II Farrah Selleck was named School-Related Employee of the Year for the 2018-2019 academic year. Also honored were six FSDB Teacher of the Year finalists, listed at the end of this story. The campus-wide employee …  


Parent Engagement Workshop on Genetics


On Friday January 26, 2018, the FSDB Parent Engagement Workshop (PEW) featured a special visitor, Amy Jonasson, arranged through Parent Liaison Misty Porter.  Jonasson, a Genetic Counselor with the University of Florida, was recommended by Stan Gustetic, FSDB Administrator of Allied Health Services and works on a contractual basis with …