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 …  



The 104th Commencement Ceremony for the Classes of 2018 was held on May 18, 2018, just after the Senior Awards Ceremony, at the Claude R. Kirk, Jr. Auditorium on the FSDB campus. FSDB Board of Trustees Chair Christopher D. Wagner and FSDB President Dr. Jeanne Glidden Prickett gave welcoming remarks …  


Marissa Droleski and Milliken Bartlett receive the St. Augustine Sunrise Rotary Club Award at the 2018 FSDB Senior Awards.

The FSDB 2018 Senior Awards Ceremony was held on May 18, 2018, at the Claude R. Kirk, Jr. Auditorium on the FSDB campus, just before the 104th Commencement Ceremony. FSDB President Dr. Jeanne Glidden Prickett gave welcoming remarks and congratulated graduates on their achievements. An impressive roster of awards and …  


Students learn to write code using Swift through Apple’s Everyone Can Code curricula on the iPad.

Apple is teaming up with leading educators for blind and deaf communities across the US to bring accessible coding to their schools. Beginning this fall, schools supporting students with vision, hearing or other assistive needs will start teaching the Everyone Can Code curricula for Swift, Apple’s powerful and intuitive programming language. Apple created …  


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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 …