Open House To Be Held On October 2, 2018


The Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind (FSDB) invites the community to attend an Open House on October 2, 2018 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm in Claude J. Kirk Auditorium on the school campus. The event is free to the public and provides guests and visitors the …  


Las Adelfas members help project with FSDB Garden Center Teacher Jennifer Henningsen Palmer.

Last spring, for the second year in a row, the women from the Las Adelfas Garden Circle of the St. Augustine Garden Club assisted students in horticulture classes at FSDB complete a project aimed at campus beautification efforts. Las Adelfas member Cindy Nixon-Witt organized the project; she and several other …  


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. …