FSDB volunteers help landscape the Cultural Arts Center.

The St. Johns Cultural Council transformed the front area at the Cultural Arts Center in St. Augustine Beach to an inviting courtyard with the help of council volunteers and volunteers from the Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind. The bold initiative of the “Courtyard Beautification Project” was led …  


FSDB students watch as a forklift places the cupola on top of the gazebo.

Gazebo Project Ends with Cupola Lift


On May 3, 2018, the gazebo construction project undertaken by the FSDB Building a Tradesman (BAT) program reached completion. In a historic ceremony well-attended by students and staff members, a crane from the campus Facilities Department lifted the cupola aloft and crowned the pavilion with it. The long-anticipated gazebo project was …  


FSDB President Dr. Jeanne Glidden Prickett

Greetings from the FSDB President


Welcome back!  This summer is coming to a close and we at the Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind (FSDB) are all busy preparing to welcome new and returning students and their families for the start of the 2017-2018 school year. View ASL Translation of Greetings from the FSDB President. …  


Culinary Bowl team

Students Rock the Culinary Bowl


On April 28-30, 2017 the American School for the Deaf (ASD) hosted their 8th Annual Deaf Culinary Bowl competition. The event took place in the Naugatuck Valley Community College (NVCC) Culinary Arts kitchen, located close to the ASD campus in Hartford Connecticut. Also competing besides FSDB and ASD – The …  



Apple Polonia has flames shooting out of her Converse once again!  She has passed a SECOND industry certification exam in Adobe Illustrator on her very first attempt!  Apple earned industry certification in Adobe Photoshop Creative Cloud this past March and felt up to the challenge to prepare for Illustrator certification.  …