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 …  


Walter C. Blackmon dressed in suit and tie.

Distinguished author, poet, and motivational speaker Walter C. Blackmon of Tallahassee will provide remarks as guest speaker during the 104th Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind (FSDB) Commencement Ceremony, sharing words of inspiration with 2018 graduates from across the state of Florida as they embark on the next chapter of …  


Keith, Young, FSDB PE Teacher and First Coast News Teacher of the Week

Keith Young: Teacher of the Week


It is Wednesday, so that means it is time for our Teacher of the Week! This week it is Keith Young at the Florida School for the Deaf and Blind. He is also its Teacher of the Year! Mr. Young is their physical education teacher, he says working at the …  


FSDB safety summit banner

On Friday, March 23, 2018, FSDB will hold its First Annual Safety Summit.  This campus-wide safety education fair will have stations featuring 15+ participating city, county, and community safety agencies. Students and their teachers from the FSDB Blind and Deaf Departments, organized by grade and class, will visit each of the …  


Florida Severe Weather Awareness Week Logo

FSDB Observes Severe Weather Awareness Week


On January 24, 2018, FSDB will carry out a campus-wide tornado drill. This is in line with various emergency preparedness efforts that the school undergoes throughout the year. FSDB will observe Severe Weather Awareness Week during January 22-26, 2018 which has three key goals: to increase knowledge of potential weather …