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  • Singing at the Fine Arts Center

    The vocal ensemble in the School for the Blind, recently performed, during an Open House, at the Fine Arts Center in Colorado Springs.
  • Union Station Tour

    CSDB Outreach Programs has launched a series of Orientation and Mobility events. These outings provide opportunities for students, who are blind or visually impaired, to journey to a variety of locations, using public transportation, and practice or learn new travel skills.
  • ASL Poetry

    CSDB students in the School for the Deaf, in Mr. McCormick’s classes, performed American Sign Language (ASL) Poetry for the community at the new Mountain Fold Books, in downtown Colorado Springs.
  • Fall Festival

    In October, families came together to meet other families with young children who are visually impaired. The families shared information, made fall pictures , and enjoyed music and movement.
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.


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140th Birthday of CSDB

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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