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  • UCCS Basketball team visits CSDB

    For the fourth year in a row, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs (UCCS) women’s basketball team visited a CSDB basketball practice.
  • Middle School English – School for the Blind

    In the School for the Blind middle school English class, students have been working on writing skills. They’ve discovered how to “perk-up” their writing, by using colorful adjectives and lively adverbs.
  • FCEE parent workshops 2016 schedule

    The Family-Centered Early Education program continues to develop relationships with parents and families, through monthly parent workshops.
  • LACC – Houses

    Several students participate in our Literacy Around the Clock Classrooms (LACC). Last quarter, students in these classes participated in a group project focused on houses.
  • Braille Challenge events

    Recently, CSDB hosted a regional Braille Challenge event in Colorado Springs, and another in the Denver Metro area at the Colorado Center for the Blind (CCB). The Challenge is part of the National Braille Challenge sponsored by the Braille Institute.
  • Nancy Rourke Workshops

    Students, in the School for the Deaf, were fortunate to participate in art workshops with Ms. Nancy Rourke, an artist who is Deaf.
Low. Vision. Readers. A brief description about the history of the Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind
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...Learning, Thriving, Leading

The Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind (CSDB) is a state-funded school within the Colorado Department of Education. The school was established for the purpose of providing comprehensive educational services for children, birth to age 21, who are blind/low vision and/or deaf/hard of hearing. Services are provided directly to students enrolled at the school, and outreach programs serve students, staff, and families in communities throughout Colorado.


American Sign Language Classes

and Signs of the Month Vidoes-2015/16


Becoming a Partner can be one of the most rewarding choices your company can make. Featured partners with CSDB: Nob Hill Lions Club, Colorado Center for the Blind and Pikes Peak Workforce Center. Learn how these three agencies are positively impacting students at CSDB.
History-CSDB Admin both wings, group in front

Did You Know…

Colorado was still a territory when "The Colorado Institute for the Education of Mutes" was founded by Jonathan R. Kennedy in 1874. In 1893, the school was renamed the Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind. Today, CSDB serves more than 500 students on campus and statewide.

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