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FSDB Students Break Swim Records


Congratulations to Florida School for the Deaf and Blind (FSDB) 8th-grade students Dan Pletenets and Katarzyna Horvath for breaking two FSDB swim team records. Pletenets set a new 100-yard breaststroke record of 1:06.72 on October 16, 2018, beating the previous time of 1:07.71 set in 1988 by Brian Baell. Two …  


FSDB students Briellys Colon Menedez and Bailey Thomas given Character Counts awards.

FSDB Students Chosen For Character Counts!


The Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind (FSDB) selected two exemplary Middle School students to represent the school at the St. Johns County Character Counts! awards ceremony held on the morning of October 17, 2018. Bailey Thomas, an eighth-grade Blind Middle School student from Glen St. Mary, and …  



Christine Sun Kim is an American artist who has been deaf since birth. She is Crisp-Ellert Art Museum (CEAM) Artist Resident at Flagler College for Fall 2018. On Tuesday, October 9, 2018, at 6:00 pm, she will give an artist talk in the Flagler Room at Flagler College; the event …  


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 …  


Author Sheena McFeely presents to Deaf Middle School students in Kirk Auditorium.

Creative Powerhouse/Deaf Author Visit


Sheena McFeely visited FSDB on October 26, 2017 as the second Author Visit for the year.  Smiling and energetic, McFeely wove glimpses of her childhood into the visit to provide context for her many creative projects. Born Deaf in Hong Kong, to a Chinese mother and Irish father, McFeely was …