FSDB sophomore Jackson Gilreath beaming with pride wearing his silver medal in the Class 1A Adaptive shot put

There is hardly an offseason at small schools. Many of the same students who play football or volleyball in the fall come inside during the wintertime and play basketball. Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind senior Megan Lockner may have been the best example of that. She was …  


FSDB Track & Field athlete Jackson Gilreath.

Athletes Compete In State Finals


FSDB student-athletes Tyre Singleton (Jacksonville) and Jackson Gilreath (St. Johns) participated in the Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) State Track & Field Meet in Bradenton, FL on May 6, 2017. Singleton, a senior in the Blind Department, competed in the 400-meter race and placed 12th with a time of …  


FSDB student-athlete Vanessa Coleman speaks during the St. Johns Sports Club ceremony.

Sixteen high school students received Athlete of the Year awards from the St. Johns County Sports Club on Thursday. The award stresses academics and community service as much as it does athletics. Among the award winners — a male and female from each of eight county high schools — there …  


FSDB senior Tyre Singleton kneels on track in start position

Mention the name Tyre Singleton on the campus of the Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind and it’s a virtual guarantee it will evoke a smile and a story. Singleton has that type of impact on people. His experiences in sports are an avenue to teach others to …  


Players Championship Chip in for Youth logo

Chip In For Youth 2017


FSDB is a participating charity again this year with Chip in for Youth, which allows FSDB to sell discounted tickets for THE PLAYERS Championship, a PGA tournament held each May at TPC Sawgrass Country Club in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL. FSDB receives $25 of each tickets sold to benefit campus programs …